My To-Do List

My To-Do List

Here is a list of the important dates and deadlines for our accepted first-year students for fall 2024:


  • File the FAFSA online for need-based aid consideration. The FAFSA Title IV code for The University of Scranton is 003384.
  • View your financial aid information in your status page.
  • Mid-January: Register for Royal Days, a day program for accepted students. The programs fill quickly, so watch for your email invitation. Registration will be available through your status page.
  • Download Scranton's Mobile App to keep up with what's happening on campus.


March and April

  • Join us at our Preview Day for Accepted Students on Saturday, March 23, 2024, or Sunday, April 14, 2024, and meet representatives from your major, student activities/services, athletics and more. You can also discuss financial aid questions one-on-one with financial aid staff, visit academic departments and labs, and tour campus.
  • Starting in early May: Complete online forms, including your Roommate Questionnaire, Pre-Registration for Classes, Orientation Sign-up and much more by the May 24 deadline.
  • Submit all requested documents to the Financial Aid Office by the June 1 deadline.
  • Attend Orientation on June 17-18, 20-21, 24-25 or 27-28. Students (and guests) can choose to attend one of the sessions that are filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Access your preliminary fall class schedule online after you complete your online Pre-Registration Form for classes. Schedules are subject to change throughout the summer.
  • Resident Students: Check welcome tab in in mid-July for directions to access your residence hall and roommate information.
  • Start classes as a Scranton student on Monday, August 26! Fall Welcome Weekend is scheduled for August 24-25.