This is it; you've made your college decision and we couldn't be happier that you've chosen to call McKendree University home. We hope that your transition to life at McKendree is as smooth as possible so please don't hesitate to contact your Admission Counselor with any questions.
From the entire Admission Office, welcome to the Bearcat Family!
Now that you've registered for classes, you'll find electronic resources below for your reference.
New Student Tutorial - View the online tutorial to help with your transition to McKendree.
FYI Booklet - A copy of the informational booklet that was shared at FYI.
Navigating the McKendree Website - Find out more information on how to access your personal accounts (email, WebAdvisor, etc.), financial information, eForms, and more!
You will receive information on activating your McKendree account prior to attending your FYI session. Your email will be email@example.com. Your username will be first initial, last initial, student ID #.
Account Activation - Find out more regarding activating your account!
WebAdvisor - View your schedule, find your books, see your financial aid, and make a payment.
Complete your housing application if you haven't done so already. Assignments will be sent to your McKendree email address.
If you've already submitted your housing application but need to make a change please submit a change of information/request form.
Check out Residence Life's FAQ's about living on campus. General move-in day is Wednesday, August 26, 2015.
Final High School Transcripts - must be sent if you graduated from high school in the last 5 years.
Final Post-Secondary Transcripts - must be sent from all institutions you have attended.
Financial Aid Documents - return the necessary forms from your financial aid package, including appropriate loan acceptance forms to ensure that your registration statement (aka your bill) is accurate.
FERPA Release Form - fill out this form if you'd like to authorize the release of your financial aid and/or academic information to someone.
Students starting in the fall must register for and attend NSO; it is essential to your college transition. The 2015 NSO program will be August 24-28. (NSO is optional for transfer students.)
Start planning ahead, check out the upcoming academic calendars.
Contact Jennifer Miller, Director of Student Success and Retention, to request changes to your schedule.
Your registration statement (aka your bill) will arrive about 1 month before the semester starts.
Complete a job application, search for job opportunities, and more using these helpful tips on Work Study student employment.