New Student Orientation (NSO)

IPFW New Student Orientation Checklist

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Submit any Advanced Placement or Transfer credits to the Admissions office.

Inquire about Financial Aid opportunities.

Contact Student Housing at 260-481-4180, if you are interested in living on campus.

Activate your my.IPFW account.

Log into myIPFW and familiarize yourself with its features.

If you need special accommodations during your Advising & Registration Day and/or New Student Orientation, call our Services for Students with Disabilities office at 260-481-6657. Please call at least two full weeks before your scheduled day so they can make your day great!

Check myIPFW and your IPFW e-mail at least twice per week for important announcements.

Attend your Advising & Registration Day

  1. Bring your placement test scores and your myIPFW username and password.
  2. Bring a government issued photo ID in order to have your Mastodon Card photo taken. 
  3. Bring a sweater or jacket as many of our buildings are cold at times.
  4. Learn about IPFW, meet with an academic adviser and register for classes.
  5. Watch your IPFW e-mail for your e-bill. Pay tuition and fees or make arrangements for a payment plan by the published deadline.
  6. Buy your books and other needed materials at Follett's Bookstore