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New Student Checklist

Before you can attend Orientation you must complete your New Student Checklist. Below is an example of some items on your list. To access your personalized New Student Checklist, go to and select the Holds and To Do's tab.

  • Confirm Your Intent to Enroll
    • We encourage you to get your MyCWU account set up. Please go to    and follow the instructions given.
  • Register for Orientation
  • Apply for CWU Housing
    • First year students are required to live in on-campus housing as detailed in the "Live-In Requirement." FY students without a housing contract may be unable to register for classes until completing this requirement.
  • Submit Your Final Transcripts
    • If you haven't done so already, contact your high school or college advisor to submit your final transcripts to the university. 

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