Congratulations on your acceptance to St. Kate's! Our faculty and staff are ready to support you every step of the way and help you stay connected. In the meantime, here are your first steps toward becoming a Katie.
New College for Women Student Checklist
Welcome, new students! There is a lot to do as you prepare to begin your educational journey at St. Kates. This checklist includes many key tasks for the summer — not all will apply to you and you may have completed some already. If you need help, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
|When to Do It||What to Do|
|As Soon As Possible||
Review Class Schedule.
|As Soon As Possible||Financial Aid. Complete your FAFSA if you haven't already. Accept or decline your federal student loans and verify that you have submitted your required forms.|
|As Soon As Possible||
|June 23, 7-8 p.m.||First-Year students: Parent and Family Program. Your parents and family can join us on Zoom to meet other parents and learn about how to best support you.|
|Mid-July||AP or IB Credit. Request your AP or IB scores be sent to St. Kate’s.|
|July 15 – September 12||Insurance Waiver. Submit proof of insurance to avoid being charged for University health insurance.|
|July 20, 7-8 p.m.||Transfer students: Parent and Family Program. Your parents and family can join us on Zoom to meet other parents and learn about how to best support you.|
|Mid-July – September||
Immunization Verification. Upload required immunization documents to the Health and Wellness portal.
*IMPORTANT* St. Catherine University will be requiring all students, faculty, staff, and residents age 12 and older to complete their COVID-19 vaccination series by August 16, 2021, unless the University approves a medical or religious accommodation or other accommodation/exemption.
|August 12, 5–7 p.m. and August 13, 9 a.m.–12 p.m.||Room Preview. Join Residence Life to see your new room and stop by other campus offices.|
|Mid-August onward||Purchase Books. Grab your course schedule and visit the bookstore online to order your textbooks for the semester!|
|August 19, 5-7 p.m.||
First-Year students: Parent and Family Program. Your parents and family can join us on Zoom to meet other parents and learn about how to best support you.
September 5, 6, 7
|First-Year Students Orientation. 3 full days of getting to know St. Kate's and meeting new friends. Events including dinners and evening activities! Don't forget to pick up your student ID and parking permit.|
|September 8||First Day of Class and Traditional Opening Celebration|
|September 13||Last Day to Change Classes online, contact Academic Advising for assistance|
Get ready for orientation! We're excited to welcome you to campus, get to know you better, and provide you with the resources you need to be a successful Katie. Additional details about fall orientation will be posted here later this summer. For now, please make sure to mark your calendars for the dates below.
- Orientation for new transfer students is Thursday, August 26, 2021. This program will take place in the evening.
- Orientation for new first-year students will take place September 5–7, 2021. Please plan to be on campus all three days.
If you have questions about your orientation, please contact email@example.com.