Now that you've taken the tests, submitted the apps, and received your offer of admission, what's next? Over the coming months, we will be sending you more information. Listed below are the next steps in the process as you finalize your plans for college.
Admission packet – Your admission packet included the Welcome handbook. You, and your parents, should read through both for complete details to confirm your enrollment at Linfield.
Welcome to Linfield College 2017! Facebook Group – Request to join our exclusive Facebook group for admitted students. We'll keep you posted on important dates and reminders, and you can start connecting with future classmates and friends. Search Facebook for "Welcome to Linfield College 2017!" and request to join the group.
Financial Aid – If you wish to be considered for need-based financial aid, submit your FAFSA to Linfield (school code 003198) after October 1, 2016. Financial aid and cost information will be sent to all first-year, fall enrolling, admitted students by April 1, 2017; transfer students will receive it by May 15, 2017. Spring students will receive their financial aid and cost information by December 15, 2016. Once received, please review all materials completely and reply with any requested documents as soon as possible. If you have special circumstances, please submit the Request for Special Circumstances form, available from the Office of Financial Aid, at your earliest convenience.
Matriculation Deadline – In order to secure your enrollment, you must submit the $400 matriculation fee by the appropriate deadlines (May 1 for first-year, fall enrolling students; June 15 for fall transfer students; January 15 for all spring students).
New Student Orientation and course registration information – Sent in May (for fall) and January (for spring) from the Office of Enrollment Services, this packet will include your New Student Orientation and Academic Advising Guide, course registration time, summer common reading, and Colloquium faculty and peer advisor assignment. Spring Orientation begins February 3. Fall Orientation begins August 24.