New Student Checklist

Prior to admission:

Once admitted:

  • Get appropriate vaccinations and return the medical record form;
  • Contact your program coordinator about departmental assistantships, scholarships, and other financial opportunities;
  • Make arrangements for housing;
  • Obtain the Student Scheduling Guide (provided by the Registrar). Take note of the Graduate Evening Registration date, first day of classes, and other important dates and deadlines;
  • Update the Registrar and the Graduate College with your new local contact information (if it has changed);
  • Attend the Graduate Evening Registration (usually the Wednesday prior to the first day of courses).