Before you Leave




Here is your checklist of what you need to know and do before you board that plane.

Apply for housing

If you choose to live on campus, you will need to apply for housing. You will receive information about your housing directly from Residence Life. Fill out the application early to help get your first choice of housing. PS: Did you know about our Global Leaders Community?

Apply for Housing

Complete required health forms

All entering undergraduate students are required to provide their medical history and immunization records.  There are also acknowledgement and screening forms to complete and upload. 

Complete your health forms

Order your student ID

Your student ID card gives you access to your residence hall as well as several places on campus, including the Library and Ullman Commons (dining hall). 

Order your student ID card 

Prepare your travel documents

Make sure all your travel documents and forms are completed and in order before leaving. Our office will need a copy of all your documents for your individual student file when you first come to orientation

Learn About Travel Documents

Schedule your arrival

Once you have booked your flight, let us know when you are arriving so that we're ready to help you. If you have no pick-up options, make a shuttle reservation for transportation from airport to campus or to any other address if needed. 

Access "Getting to campus" information 

Pack your suitcase 

Here are some general tips on what to bring. For more specific information about the residence halls, the housing process, and what to bring or buy once you get her, refer to Residence Life.

Follow your "what to pack" check list