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Pack Your Bags ? You?re a Golden Hawk Now

Congratulations! We can?t wait to welcome you to the Laurier family.

On this page, you can learn to how to accept your offer of admission, register for courses, and prepare for your first year as a Laurier Golden Hawk. Follow our handy checklist below and before you know it, you?ll be sitting in your first lecture.

You can also connect with us on social media to stay up-to-date on university news. Let us know on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram that you?ve accepted your offer so we can say hello.

Getting Ready for Your First Year

Don?t miss a thing! Check off each of these milestones so you can rest easy.

? Accept your offer of admission through OUAC. (You?ll find detailed instructions in your offer of admission letter.)
? Make sure your final grades meet conditions outlined in your offer of admission. Let us know if you plan to attend summer school to upgrade.
? Set up your Laurier email.
? Send in your residence form and $600 deposit.
? Read the first-year registration guide, find out your program requirements and plan your timetable.
? Register for courses ? registration opens the first Monday in May.
? Have a car? (Lucky you!) Apply for a parking pass.
? Explore how to get involved once you land on campus in September.
? Familiarize yourself with our services.
? Find out how to pay your tuition, and explore the ways you can get financial assistance.
? Get your OneCard.
? Register for orientation week.

Get a Head Start

You don?t have to tackle that list alone ? if you register for our Headstart program, we can review your timetable, teach you about our campus services and resources, help you pick up your OneCard and more!

Are You a Transfer Student?

Then have a look at our transfer credit process to find out how to submit your previously earned credits for review.

Important Dates

  • Brantford Campus March Break Open House: March 18, 2015.
  • Waterloo Campus March Break Open House: March 20, 2015.
  • Course registration opens: first Monday in May.
  • Last day to accept your offer of admission: June 1, 2015.
  • Last day to submit your application and $600 deposit for residence: June 1, 2015.
  • Headstart: May-July, 2015.
  • Residence parking application deadline: July 31, 2015.
  • Tuition fees for fall term due: Aug. 30, 2015 (subject to change).
  • Residence move-in day: Sept. 6-7, 2015.
  • Orientation Week: Sept. 7-12, 2015.
  • Lectures begin: Sept. 10, 2015.

A full list of important academic dates can be found on the undergraduate academic calendar.


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