Orientation for Transitional Students

New Student Orientation

Welcome, Future Mountaineer!   
Please review the below information and checklists before you begin your registration process. If you have not completed one of the steps, simply click on the item and it will take you to the correct web page.

Transfer Non Traditional Orientation (TNT) August 15th
Deadline to register online: August 1, 2013

ORIENTATION REGISTRATION: mouseRegister online at Schreiner One


INFORMATION FOR STUDENTS

Your commitment fee must be paid prior to registering for orientation

New Freshman students must establish a payment plan prior to attending their prospective Orientation or make full payment no later than August 1.  New Transfer students must make full payment or establish a payment plan by August 1 to retain classes and housing assignments for Fall semester.  New Students registering after August 1 must contact Financial Services within the next business day to complete the registration process.

  • A $25 orientation fee will be applied to your student account.
  • Confirm Financial Aid Package
  • Need a monthly payment plan to pay your balance? Schreiner University offers interest-free payment plans that are administered by Tuition Management Systems (TMS). They can be reached at www.afford.com or 1-800-722-4867.
  • Review the checklist below of what to bring to orientation

  • Check Four Year Plans for Graduation
  • Consider work and other schedule limitations
  • Work on a tentative class schedule
  • Use a class grid to work out schedule conflicts, etc.
  • Have a list of alternative classes

FINANCIAL AID ITEMS TO COMPLETE PRIOR TO ATTENDING ORIENTATION:

  • Complete the FAFSA
  • Submit ALL requested documents
  • Review Award Letter and Accept/Decline Aid in NetPartner
  • Complete Entrance Loan Counseling if borrowing Student Loan Funds
  • Complete a Promissory Note if borrowing Student Loan Funds

FINANCIAL SERVICES OFFICE ITEMS TO REVIEW PRIOR TO ATTENDING ORIENTATION:



ITEMS TO BRING TO ORIENTATION:

  • Completed Health History Form
  • Copy of Immunization Records including State-required Meningitis Vaccination
  • Valid photo I.D.
  • Financial Aid documentation (if applicable)
  • License plate number (for your parking permit)
  • Comfortable shoes (sneakers are suggested)
  • An open mind & lots of questions

 HOUSING ITEMS TO COMPLETE PRIROR TO ATTENDING ORIENTATION

 If you are a residential student,

  • Housing Application (submit electronically)
  • Documented medical proof of meningitis vaccination (submit to Health & Wellness)

If you are a commuter student you will need to complete:


For your convenience the following offices are available to serve you during Mountaineer Days:
The Admission & Financial Aid Office will be open 8am–5pm; Saturday 9am-1pm
The Financial Services Office will be open 9am – 4pm; Saturday 9am-1pm
The University Bookstore will be open Friday 8am - 4:30pm; Saturday 11am-1:30pm


REMINDER: Families are responsible for their own lodging during orientation. Please visit our Visitors Guide or the links below to assist you in finding local hotels and dining options in Kerrville.



AREA INFO:  Hotel Accommodations    ~    Kerrville Dining    ~    Kerrville Visitors Center


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