Incoming Students

Congratulations! You’ve been accepted at Laurel University.

Now what? Well, use the following checklist as a start and make it fit your situation:

  • VERY IMPORTANT: Complete your FAFSA and complete your VFAO interview (on the Steps for Financial Aid page). We give you clear instructions on the Financial Info page.
  • Send your final high school transcript and/or official Transcript Request Form.
  • Complete and send your Autobiographical Sketch Form to the admissions office.
  • Send your completed Reference Form or Recommendation Letters to the admissions office.
  • Review your health insurance to make sure you’ve got the coverage you need. Get the immunizations you need – check out our Immunizations Page.
  • Visit Laurel University’s campus. Make a tour appointment here. We’ve provided useful information to you on our Campus Visits, Campus Life and Visitors pages.
  • Put the New Student Orientation date on your calendar! And while you’re looking at our events, calendar the other student life events listed.
  • Register for classes.
  • Find a place to live. If you are interested in on campus housing, be sure to complete Laurel U’s Housing Application and submit your Room Reservation Fee.
  • Check out our Local Resources page to become familiar with High Point, NC, and the surrounding area – your new home for a while.
  • IMPORTANT: Get our Laurel U email and start monitoring what you receive. It’s the main way we communicate with you.
  • Calendar your deadlines and important school dates (both academic and student life events).
  • Update your personal information, emergency contacts and addresses by logging in with this link: https://www.abhe-solutions.com/pages/NAV-Login.html, using your unique login information.
  • Review our 2014-2015 Catalog. You may get a better feel for what your academic plan as you work toward graduation!