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Welcome to the Cardinal Family!

Admitted Student Next Steps – Fall Enrollment

As a student admitted for the fall semester, below are your next steps to enroll at Saint Mary's.

It's the best way to see if Saint Mary's is right for you.

Simply Seniors – Overnight Visit
Offered select Sundays Thursdays, throughout the academic year

Simply Seniors Registration

Personalized Visits
Offered select Mondays Fridays, and select Saturdays throughout the academic year

Personalized Visit Registration

Presidents' Day – Open House
Monday, February 19, 2018

Registration opens soon

Admitted Student Days
Monday, March 26, 2018 – March 26 Registration 
Friday, April 20, 2018 – April 20 Registration

Affordability is a big deal.

Our financial aid officers are ready to answer all your questions about financial aid (they even hold online chats). 

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Ready to finalize your decision? Let us know your plans! 

Submit Your Enrollment Deposit

This link takes you to the Student Portal. You will need your username and password which was sent to you in your acceptance packet and again in your acceptance email. 

Print your Portal Login Instructions (PDF)

You may also choose to send us your non-refundable $300 enrollment deposit as a check via U.S. Mail, along with the confirmation card you received in your acceptance packet.

You're a Cardinal now!

Mark Your Calendar!

2018 Dates:
April 14, June 16 & 18, July 9-20 (Advising at a distance)
Online NSOR is available for students coming from a distance.

Starting college is an exciting time and NSOR will help you understand what it means to be a Cardinal. You will register for your fall semester classes, learn about the many opportunities to get involved on campus and the many resources that will help you succeed at Saint Mary's.

Registration for NSOR will open in December 2017. You will use the Student Portal to register.

Learn more about NSOR

Move-in day is Thursday, Aug. 23.

Move in, connect, get involved, and get ready for classes. Thursday, Aug. 23, is the beginning of your new journey!

Parents and family members are encouraged to attend Thursday evening's activities. More information about housing, roommates, and getting connected will be mailed to you in the coming months.

Schedule available Spring 2018.

More About Residence Life


Tie up loose ends

All those small items you need to take care of before you become a Cardinal.

Please send us the following before you arrive on campus:

  • changes in mailing or email address
  • final high school transcripts
  • health forms

Other questions? Your admissions counselor is always there to help.


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