Check It Off. Get It Done.

MackTasks is your customized list of to-do items that you need to complete before you start classes. 

  • It lives on myMack - Merrimack’s online student portal.
  • The MackTasks list you see in your portal is personalized just for you, so what you see might be different from a friend’s list.
  • Due dates vary depending on the task with dates ranging between May and August for students starting in fall 2019.
  • You will see your personal deadlines for each item right on your MackTasks list.

How to Access Your Checklist

As a deposited student, you’ll be emailed a Merrimack username and password to set up your online accounts and to access your myMack portal. Please bookmark and then visit where you will choose “MackTasks” from the top menu bar.

MackTasks Preview List

For students admitted to start fall 2019
Below is a partial list of important MackTasks. You can see your full, personalized to-do list with links to complete each task in your myMack student portal, MackTasks tab.

5/15 Math and Language Placement Exams
5/20 Academic Interest Form (freshmen)
5/30 Medical Portal & Forms

June Orientation Registration 

6/5 Housing Questionnaire (residents)
6/5 Emergency Contact Info
6/11 Computer User Agreement
6/26 Final transcript(s) to the Office of Admission
6/28 Access Student Account Center in myMack for e-billing and add authorized users
8/15 Parking application  (commuters) - AVAILABLE JUNE 1

Online wellness education - AlcoholEdu and Sexual Assault Prevention - AVAILABLE JULY 1

9/10 Complete student health insurance waiver or enroll in Merrimack health insurance plan - AVAILABLE JUNE 10

Parents and Family Members

You are a big part of the process in helping your student get ready for their first semester at Merrimack. We encourage you to check-in with your student directly to help keep them on track with completing to-do items. Your student’s MackTasks portal lists their personalized deadlines as well as links to complete each item. You can also find out more information about many of the departments associated with the MackTasks items through the comprehensive campus directory.