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Check the acceptance letter for accuracy (name, address, entry term, scholarship, residency status, etc).
Contact: Office of Admissions, (561-799-8646 or 800-920-8705)

Return the acceptance form if you have made the decision to enroll or request an extension until May 1st.
Contact: Office of Admissions, (561-799-8646 or 800-920-8705)

Become familiar with MyFAU. MyFAU is a web-based resource that allows students to register for courses, access financial accounts, and view grades. Your login ID is found on your letter of admissions; it is the first part of your FAU email address. Your PIN is your date of birth in mmddyy format.

Submit your housing contract by June 1st along with the $200 housing deposit. If admitted after the deadline date, your deposit must be paid within two weeks of the date of your acceptance letter. Housing contracts are submitted online via MyFAU.
Contact: Office of Housing and Residential Life
( hcreslife@fau.edu, 561-799-8828).

Submit final transcript(s) to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions on the Boca Raton campus of FAU, 777 Glades Rd, Boca Raton, FL 33134.
Contact: Office of Admissions, (561-799-8646 or 800-920-8705)

FTIC (First-Time-In-College) students only Pay Tuition Deposit to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions on the Boca Raton campus of FAU. This $200 deposit will be applied to your tuition and other expenses and can be paid online or by check. (It is separate from the residence hall deposit.) Click here to pay online.
Contact: Office of Admissions, (561-799-8646 or 800-920-8705)

Become a Fan of the Harriet L. Wilkes Honors College of FAU on Facebook, and join your class group; for example, Wilkes Honors College-Class of 20__.

Register for New Student Orientation. Log into your MyFAU account. Select the Students tab at the top and you will see the link for the Reservation form. Be sure to select Honors College Orientation.
Contact: Office of New Student Programs
( achase@fau.edu, 561-297-2733).

Math Placement Examination (ALEKS). This mandatory exam is required of all entering students with no prior college level coursework in mathematics. Click here for more information and to register for the exam.

Complete and submit the Student Immunization Form to the Student Health Services Immunization Office on the Boca Raton campus (address on form). Telephone: 561-297-3512.

Apply for financial aid. All students are encouraged to fill out the FAFSA form at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/. You can also visit the Honors College site's Scholarships and Financial Aid page for additional information.
Contact: Stacey Edens, Coordinator of Financial Aid (561-799-8509).

If you have questions about the cost of attending, the Office of Admissions has a worksheet that you may find helpful. It can be downloaded from this site's Scholarships and Financial Aid page. Also the Controller s Office web site is very helpful how the University handles billing and financial services click here for more.

Check the online academic calendar for the start of classes and other dates. Note: academic advising will take place during orientation in August. It is possible for students to preliminarily register for Fall courses prior to that.
Contact: David Flanigan, Director of Academic Support Services (561-799-8622).

Visit the Honors College website for details on academic and student life, orientation, and contact information for various student support services.

Students with Disabilities Students who require special accommodations due to a disability to properly execute course work must register with the Office for Students with Disabilities (OSD).
Contact: Farley Leiriao, Assistant Director for Diversity Student Services (561-799-8585).

International Students should check for visa status requirements with the Office of International Student and Scholar Services.
Contact: Dr. Mihaela Metianu, Assistant Director for Diversity Student Services (561-277-3048).

Updated 04-30-2012

Last Modified 3/13/14