Admitted Students Checklist

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checkmark Pay your Tuition Deposit
Freshman will pay $200; transfer students will pay $100. Payment may be made online by visiting and clicking “Tuition Deposit” or by sending a check to the Boca Raton campus no later than May 1st. Be sure that your FAU Entry Term is Fall 2017 before making payment! Scholarship awards are not guaranteed for students who confirm after the deadline.
Contact: Office of Admissions,, 561.297.3040

checkmark Submit Housing Contract and $100 Processing Fee
Login to your account to complete contract and pay fee.  Select Jupiter 2017-2018 Academic Year Contract.

Contact: Department of Housing and Residential Education,, 561.799.8828

checkmark Register for Honors College Orientation

Orientation is mandatory and is scheduled for August 15th-August 20th on the Jupiter campus. Classes begin on
Monday, August 21st. Login to to register. Registration will be available approximately one week after you confirm your attendance at the Honors College. Sign up instructions at

Contact: Heather Bishara, Associate Director, Campus Life,, 561-799-8696 

checkmarkHonors College Advising and Registration

Takes place in person with faculty advisor during Honors College orientation in August. Classes begin on Monday, August 21st.
Honors College students should not utilize OARS, FAU’s Online Advising Resource System.
For information about Early Registration, go to and click “Orientation” in Future Students tab.

Contact: David Flanigan, Director of Academic Support Services, 

checkmark Apply for Financial Aid
To apply for financial aid, complete the online FAFSA form
Review financial aid awards and missing student requirements on your account.
Contact: Contact, Jupiter Financial Aid,, 561-799-8697

  checkmark Student Financial Services

All tuition and fee payments will need to be made online. Once the Office of Student Financial Aid releases the disbursements of financial aid funds on a particular student, the funds are applied automatically to the student’s account. If the financial aid disbursement amount exceeds the outstanding obligation, a net refund, in a form of a check or direct deposit, will be issued. If you have questions regarding your bill, contact the Controller’s Office at 561.297.6101 or e-mail

checkmark   Complete Immunization Form

Send to Student Health Services Immunization Office on the Boca Raton campus prior to orientation.
Contact: Student Health Services, 561.297.3512

checkmark  Take Math Placement Exam (ALEKS)
This mandatory exam is required for all students who will not come in with credit for college level math. There is a fee for the exam.
For more information and to register for the exam, go to To schedule the exam on the Jupiter campus, contact Jeanne Takeda at (include contact name and phone number) or call 561-799-8137.

checkmarkSubmit Final Transcripts to FAU in Boca Raton by September 1st.
Send official AP, IB, AICE, CLEP scores and college transcripts, including dual enrollment transcripts, to the Boca Raton campus.
Contact: Office of Admissions,, 561-297-3040 

checkmark Students with Disabilities
Contact: Valeree Williams, Assistant Director, Office for Students with Disabilities,, 561-799-8585

checkmark  International Students

Visit for helpful information. If you have general questions, contact the International Student Services Office at or 561-297-3049. For questions regarding submission of documents, please email

Problems logging into My FAU? Contact FAU’s Help Desk at 561.297.3999

Last Modified 12/8/17