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 December and January for students starting in spring 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 spring 2019
Below is a preview list of important MackTasks items that you will need to complete. You can see your full, personalized list with links to complete each item on your MackTasks portal.

12/5/2018 Medical Portal & Forms
12/6/2018 Math Placement Exam and Language Placement Exams 
1/9/2019 Access Student Account Center for e-billing
1/9/2019 Spring semester bill payment due
see your e-bill for your payment deadline
1/9/2019 Housing Interest Form (Resident students only)
1/10/2019 Final transcript(s)
1/11/2019 Orientation registration
1/11/2019 Online wellness education - AlcoholEDU and Sexual Assault Prevention 
1/14/2019 Computer User Agreement and Emergency Contact Info
1/14/2019 Residency Agreement (Resident students only)
1/14/2019 Local Address (Commuter students only)
1/25/2019 Complete student health insurance waiver or enroll in Merrimack health insurance plan 

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.