Fall'16 Checklist

Items to complete and return are listed first.  Items just for your information follow.  Keep scrolling.  As you work through this checklist refer to Becoming a Beloiter: The Guide, which you received by mail, or simply navigate through this website. If you have questions, contact the Admissions Office.

You can probably check the first few items off your list already, so you’re off to a great start! 

Beloit College Housing Agreement and Placement Questionnaire
Instructions were sent in your admission packet, with a due date on or before your date of deposit. Due now.
Office of Residential Life
FYI Class Registration (first-year students only)
It’s all online and due now.
Office of Admissions
Join the Beloit College Class of 2020 group on Facebook!
Transfer and exchange students are also welcome!
□ Make the Terrarium your homepage.
Here you will find links to email, the Portal, Moodle, updates on campus events, and more.
Activate Beloit College email account
Your username and temporary password were sent by mail with Becoming a Beloiter: The Guide (look in the front pocket). When activated, go to the Terrarium then Email.
If you are unable to access the Password Manager System, please contact the IT Help Desk at 608-363-2067 or email ITsupport@beloit.edu (state in the subject line that you need password support).
Final transcripts (submit official copy):

High school (must include graduation date)

College transfer credit (if applicable)

AP/IB/GCE A-Level/other credit by exam (if applicable)

Deadline: August 1
Office of Admissions

Health Forms
The health forms were sent to you by mail, but you can also find the PDFs online. They’re due July 15.
Submit to Health Center
Log in to the Portal to complete the forms listed below (most are due by July 15)
Due to scheduled maintenance on Tuesday, June 14, the Portal, will be unavailable for a brief period from 5:00-5:15 p.m.  Any work in progress during that time will be lost when the system reboots.

Scroll down on the Terrarium and click on "the Portal" button in the middle of the page. Sign in with your Beloit username and password (same as you use for email).
If you are unable to access the Portal, please contact the IT Help Desk at 608-363-2067 or email ITsupport@beloit.edu (state in the subject line that you need "password support").

Click on the "New Students" tab at the top to complete:

Questionnaire for Advisor
Allow 30-45 minutes to complete; due by July 15.
Emergency Contact Information
Due by July 15.
□ FERPA Release Form
Due by July 15.
Authorizing release/disclose of financial aid, billing, and/or tax info to designated individuals.
□ Parental Education Form
Due by August 1.
□ Flight Arrival Information
If applicable, due by August 1.
□ International Student Arrival Information
Due by July 15.
Vehicle Registration/Parking Permit Request Form (Parking Policy)
Bringing a vehicle is not recommended.
A limited number of permits are issued by lottery.
This request to be included in the lottery must be completed prior to July 1.
Health Insurance Forms
Submit as soon as possible and no later than July 31.
Domestic students: All degree-seeking students must provide proof of health insurance.
Those who do not provide proof of insurance will be billed for an insurance plan offered by the college.
You will receive more information by email. Subscribe no later than July 31.
□ Proof of Health Insurance form or Insurance Selection form (domestic students)
International students: Health insurance coverage is automatic and mandatory. You will be billed.
Publicity and Photo Opt Out Form
Due by July 15.
Communications and Marketing
Sexual Assault Awareness Tutorial
Log in on or after June 1. Be sure to complete this tutorial by August 1. It will take about 2 hours.
Dean of Students' Office
New Student Days T-Shirt Order Form (optional)
Order may be completed after June 15 and needs to be submitted by August 1.
Student Engagement and Leadership
Athletics Medical Forms (NCAA athletes only)
You will receive more information from your coach and our athletic trainer, but the deadline for submitting these online forms is July 15.
PLUS Loan Application
If applicable, for domestic students only.
Applications may be completed now and are due July 30.
Office of Financial Aid
Federal Direct Loan Processing: Complete Loan Counseling and Master Promissory Note
If applicable, for domestic students only.
Forms are completed online and due July 30.
Office of Financial Aid
• Expect to receive an email message with the following from the Office of Residential Life by July 15
□ Residence Hall Room Assignment
□ Campus Mailbox Assignment
□ Refrigerator/Microwave Rental
Linen sets (optional purchase)
• Billing Statement
Your bill will be sent by mail on June 24, at which time it will also be available on the Portal.
Accounting Office
Payment due by August 12.
□ Payment Plan (optional)
Enroll online with Tuition Management Systems
Tuition Insurance Plan (optional)
Enroll online no later than August 22 (1st day of classes).
Wire Transfer Instructions (information only)
• Bike Registration
Bike registration is completed online when you arrive on campus.
Security & Safety Office
Preferred payment method for campus employment and student account refunds
Authorization for Payment on Account/Direct Deposit/Direct Payment

You will complete this form when you arrive on campus.
Human Resources

Bring the following to campus for work authorization, summer grants, and other opportunities:
(original documents, not copies)

U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
U.S. Passport or Permanent Resident Card (unexpired); or
D​river’s license or photo ID AND Social Security card or birth certificate
Non-U.S. Citizens
Proof of identity and, if applicable, eligibility to work on campus
Students With Bank Accounts
Bank routing and account numbers (a voided check has this information)

Helpful Links (information only)