Undergraduate New Student Checklist

At Clarkson College, we want you to feel prepared for your education before it even begins. The following checklist will help keep your organized and outlines the items you should tackle before and after your first semester courses begin.

Please note that this is a suggested timeline. If you have questions about a specific checklist item, contact the appropriate office or department for assistance.

As Soon as Possible

Nine Months Before Classes Begin

Six Months Before Classes Begin

Three Months Before Classes Begin

One Month Before Classes Begin

One Week Before Classes Begin

First Week of Classes

Third Week of Classes

Items Completed During Advising & Registration Day

Items Completed at New Student Orientation