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Welcome New Undergraduate Students

We're so excited that you're coming to ESF! We're counting down your arrival and can't wait to officially welcome you to campus! Here, get all the details on everything you need to know and do and by when to get ready for ESF.

Timeline of Activities

ASAP

For more information visit ESF computing resources.

JULY

  • Activate your SU NetID | Due 7/1

  • Submit your AP scores and final transcripts | Due 7/15

  • Math Placement Assessment | Due 7/27

  • Housing Assignments Sent

  • Orientation Learning Modules | Available 7/1

AUGUST

  • Course Registration and Textbooks

  • Submit Immunization Records (MMR, COVID) | Due before 8/21

  • Academic Accommodations Set up through disabilityresources.syr.edu/students | Ideal Due Date Prior to 8/22

  • Chemistry Learning Module | Due 8/26

  • Move in!

    • 8/22 | Triple Rooms at Centennial Hall

    • 8/23 | All First Year Students

  • Orientation

    • 8/15 - 8/26 | Open Academy

    • 8/17 - 8/19 | International Students

    • 8/23-8/27 | First Year Students

    • 8/26 | Transfer Students

  • Mandatory Training Courses - SPARC and TRAC Learning Modules(Sexual Violence Prevention | Alcohol EDU) and Assessments on Blackboard | Due 9/25

Resources for ESF maps, directions, Lodging & Parking.

DUE DATES TBD...STAY TUNED!

  • Accept/deny financial aid and complete the requirements | Due date TBD

  • Meal Plan Selection | Due date TBD

  • ESF Bill | Due date TBD

  • SU Bill (if on an SU Meal Plan or purchasing a parking permit) | Due date TBD

  • ESF Health Insurance | If not needed, you will need to waive by deadline TBD

NEW STUDENT & FAMILY SESSIONS ON ZOOM

Do you have questions about your arrival or campus life? ESF will host 4 virtual Q&A sessions to build community with our new students and families as well as continue to message about onboarding, campus resources, and traditions at ESF.

HOUSING & MEAL PLANS

Tuesday, July 12 at 7pm EST | Register

ACADEMIC LIFE AT ESF

Tuesday, July 19 at 7pm EST | Register

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Tuesday, July 26 at 7pm EST | Register

FALL 2022 ARRIVAL & OPPORTUNITIES

Tuesday, August 2 at 7pm EST | Register

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