Mason Care Network Checklists for Freshmen and Transfer students 

 

New students to GMU, whether they are new freshmen or transfer students, will have a number of things to do before orientation and before arriving at GMU. To assist students in organizing and prioritizing this to-do list, the Mason Care Network has provided these helpful, interactive and printable checklists:

Freshman Student Checklist

  • Accept Offer of Admission and submit enrollment Click here to submit your deposit online 
  • Send in immunization records to GMU Student Health Services 
  • Register for New Students and Family Orientation 
  • Send in all official final transcripts to GMU 
  • Set up your GMU Patriot Portal 
  • Set up your GMU Mason Live Email (check this email daily!) 
  • Make an appointment with Financial Aid 
  • Make an appointment with Student Accounts 
  • Make an appointment with your Academic Advisor or Success Coach 
  • Review parking options  
  • Review housing options 
  • Review the Mason Care Network and University Career Services Student Success Roadmap 
  • Follow the Mason Care Network on Facebook for important weekly updates.

Transfer Student Checklist

  • Accept Offer of Admission and submit enrollment Click here to submit your deposit online 
  • Send in immunization records to GMU Student Health Services  
  • Register for Transfer Orientation 
  • Send in all official final transcripts to GMU 
  • Set up your GMU Patriot Portal 
  • Set up your GMU Mason Live Email (check this email daily!) 
  • Make an appointment with Financial Aid 
  • Make an appointment with Student Accounts 
  • Make an appointment with your Academic Advisor or Success Coach 
  • Review parking options  
  • Review housing options (if applicable) 
  • Follow the Mason Care Network on Facebook for important weekly updates: 
  • Review the Mason Care Network and University Career Services Student Success Roadmap 
  • Make sure you celebrate becoming a Patriot!

*Check the Newly Admitted Students page to cross-compare lists: https://www2.gmu.edu/admissions-aid/newly-admitted-students*