Important Orientation Dates

FALL 2015  
Now Housing Application Request 
May 1 ELITE and ELITE Outdoors Program application deadline
May 15 Freshman registration preference form priority deadline
July 1 Send photo for student ID and vehicle registration
July 6  Class schedule available on SpartanWeb for those who met registration preference form priority deadline
July 6  Residence hall room assignments available on SpartanWeb
Aug. 1 Family orientation registration due
July 26 Orientation hotel reservation discount rate ends
July 26 Pre-registration must be complete to receive billing statement by mail
Aug. 1 Final full-time undergraduate orientation schedule posted
Aug. 1   International student arrival form due
Aug. 1   Health forms due - students living on campus
Aug. 1 Tuition payment for semester due (by mail)
Aug. 1 Students who register prior to Jan. 5 will receive a billing statement in the mail. Billing statements will be only available online (not mailed) for those who register after Jan. 3.
Aug 24 ELITE and ELITE Outdoors Program students arrive and move into their rooms
Aug 23 ELITE and ELITE Outdoors Retreat
Aug. 26 International students arrive and move into their rooms  
Aug. 26 International student shopping trip planned in the afternoon (optional)
Aug. 27 International student orientation
Aug. 1 Payment for semester due in person if students have not paid by mail
Aug. 27 Resident students check in and move into their rooms  
Aug. 27 Commuter check-in - Full-time undergraduate  
N/A University Welcome
Aug. 27 Family orientation
Aug. 27 Orientation for all new full-time undergraduate students (including international students)
Aug. 28   Final payment day for semester due in person if students have not paid by mail    
Aug. 31 Classes begin
N/A  Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service (optional half-day activity) 
Oct. 2-3 Family Weekend