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Undergraduate Admission

International Deposits

It’s official! Welcome to Merrimack!

We are excited to welcome you to campus. Please refer back to this helpful checklist to get ready for your studies. Use this helpful list as a guide.

Orientation is August 25-28. We have a full schedule to help you get ready for your semester. 

   Get it done! Where can I find it?

 

Pay the SEVIS fee  online
Apply for your F1 visa (Students from Canada do not need an F-1 student Visa, just an I-20, a copy of their passport, and their SEVIS fee receipt to enter the country)  
Activate your Merrimack email address by changing your password* Mackapps
Complete your health form* Please download your health form here and mail it to Hamel Heath


Complete your housing form**
This form includes applying for a Living Learning Community, if interested.

complete online

  Take your Math Placement Test* 
If it’s not possible for you to take it at home, we will offer the Math Placement Test on campus during orientation.
take the test online on Blackboard
Take your Language Placement Test* 
If it’s not possible for you to take it at home, we will offer the Math Placement Test on campus during orientation. 

International students whose native language is other than English and students majoring in programs
requiring more than 80 credits may replace the required FL course with a different course. Please consult with
your adviser for further information.

take the test online on Blackboard
Sending an international wire? set up a PeerTransfer account
Submit your flight information online
Send us your final transcript email us
Order microfridge (optional) online
Order laptop (optional) learn more here!
Student Athlete Health Forms
(if applicable)
online
Send us a jpeg photo for your Merrimack ID (send a head shot, no hats please!) e-mail 
oip@merrimack.edu
Housing Assignments check your Merrimack email
Meal Plan Choice** check your Merrimack email for instructions
Residency Agreement** check your Merrimack email for instructions
Waive health insurance, if necessary online

*required
**required if living on campus

Questions?

Admission Questions
Kathleen Kilmain
978-837-5239
kilmaink@merrimack.edu

Programming Questions
Office of International Programs
978-837-5210 oip@merrimack.edu