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Undergraduate Admission

Get Ready for Merrimack

Orientation Leaders

Welcome to the Class of 2018!

We already have your first “college assignment”. We have a few things for you to do now, and more to do later on.

Please refer back to this list to get ready for your freshman year!

Get it done now!

Activate your Merrimack email address by changing your password*
Online

Order Laptop through IT (optional)
Online
 
Access Rave Alert information
Online
 
Join the 2018 Facebook group
Online

 

July 2014

Take AlcoholEDU course*

Now - August 29
Online

Check email for housing assignments

Week of July 28
Sent to your @merrimack.edu email

Choose meal plan**

After you receive your housing assignment
Check your Merrimack email for instructions!

Complete Residency Agreement**

After you receive your housing assignment

 

August 2014

Complete Federal Direct Stafford Loan Master Promissory Note, required for Stafford Loan borrowers

Now - August 1
Online

Complete Federal Direct Stafford Loan Entrance Counseling, required for Stafford Loan borrowers

Now - August 1
Online

Complete Title IV Credit Authorization, required for Stafford Loan borrowers

Now - August 1
Online

Order Microfridge

Now - August 15
Online

Move-in

August 29

Attend New Student Orientation

August 29 - September 1

 

September 2014

Start Classes

September 2

Waive health insurance, if necessary

Now - September 9
Online

 

Past Due

If you missed any of these deadlines please give the Admission Office a call at 978-837-5100 or email them at admission@merrimack.edu

Send in Student Athlete Medical Forms

Now - July 15
Online

Take your Math Placement Exam*

June 16
Online

Take your Language Placement Exam*

June 16
Online

Complete your housing form**
Request Roommate

June 30
Online

Complete your health forms*
July 14
Complete and mail back the health forms you received in your welcome packet 
-or-
Online 

Submit SAT/ACT scores
Now - July 15
If you have not already done so, please send an official copy of your scores to Merrimack. Your scores will not affect your enrollment status, and will be used strictly for research purposes.  You can send the scores directly from college board or ACT.

Ask your school to send us your final transcript
After graduation - July 15
Send Transcripts to:
Office of Undergraduate Admission
Merrimack College
315 Turnpike Street
North Andover, MA 01845

 

*Required
**Required if living on campus

 

 

 

 

 

Important Dates

Move-In
August 29

Fall Orientation
August 29 - September 1

Classes begin
September 2

Days until classes begin