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    After Applying for Admissions, What’s Next?

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    1. Apply for Financial Aid & Scholarships

    Apply early each year for access to federal, state, and institutional funds

    2. Submit Placement Testing Scores

    Schedule a placement test or send current ACT/SAT scores to us for English & Math placement

    3. Set Up Advising Appointments

    Academic, Financial Aid, and Career Advisors are available year round to help you make the most of your college career

    4. Register for Classes

    Registration secures your seat in the classes needed for your degree. Plan to register early for best choice of classes

    5. Confirm Financial Aid

    Follow the steps to verify that your financial aid and scholarships are on track

    6. Buy Textbooks

    Buy books through our virtual bookstore or on campus

    7. Attend New Student Orientation (NSO)

    Plan to attend NSO your first semester. Offered each fall and spring semester

    8.  Budget Costs & Fee Payment

    College is a significant investment of time and money

    9. Obtain a Student ID

    Obtain your student ID card (WOLFCard) from Student Services beginning on the first day of the semester

    10. Check Your Student Email

    Check your student email account for important updates