Congratulations! You’ve been admitted to William Jewell College and are part of a select group of talented students about to embark on the Jewell Journey. Upon admission to the college you will receive your official William Jewell Acceptance Packet containing everything you need to start your college experience. If you have not received this packet, please contact your admission counselor.
To confirm your spot in the William Jewell Class of 2017 please complete the following steps:
1. Visit Campus
There is no doubt that visiting campus is the very best way to experience Jewell and to see first-hand what life is like as a Cardinal! Register for one of our Individual Campus Visits or a Visit Event.
2. Join the Jewell App on Facebook
Meet your future classmates, find your roommate, win prizes and connect with current Jewell students on Facebook - app.jewell.edu
3. Submit the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid): Priority deadline - March 1
Jewell awards more than 14 million dollars annually in the form of achievement based scholarships and/or need based financial aid. Learn more about Scholarships and Financial Aid at www.jewell.edu/financialaid. Upon receipt of your official award package, you will need to log in to your My Jewell student account to accept your awards.
4. Submit Your Enrollment Deposit*** Priority deadline - May 1
Officially reserve your spot at Jewell by submitting your $300 Enrollment Deposit one of three ways:
***Priority Residence Hall selection and Enrollment Date determination is made based on receipt of your $300 Enrollment Deposit.
5. Submit Your 2013-2014 Housing Application/Contract - Priority deadline - May 1
Select your residence hall for the upcoming academic year. Your $300 Enrollment Deposit must be marked as received prior to submitting your housing application:
6. Register for Cardinal Days - June 7 (Closed), June 8, or June 22
It’s a blast and is required for all new students! You'll meet one-on-one with a faculty academic advisor and enroll in classes for the fall, finalize your financial aid, and have the opportunity to ask any additional questions about beginning your Jewell Journey. 2013 Cardinal Day Registration will begin on April 1 for all incoming students who have submitted a deposit. Sign up under events through your Jewell Admission Account at www.jewell.edu/log-in.
7. Sign up for Summer Fling
Come choose your roommate, stay overnight in the residence halls, and enjoy Kansas City. Our orientation leaders will introduce you to Jewell and begin your Jewell Experience. Check back for 2014 dates.
8. Complete Your Academic Records
Upon completion of your senior year or current term, request that your final transcripts and all AP, IB, dual credit and/or college coursework be sent to the Office of Admission. All documents must be sealed and official. For more information on AP and IB credit please visit www.jewell.edu/APIB/.
For more information on transferring dual enrollment/college credit, please contact your admission counselor.
9. Submit Your Health History and Immunization Record by August 1
The Health and Immunization Form is required before you can move into your residence hall room.
10. Attend New Student Orientation and Move In to the Residence Halls
Officially begin your journey as a William Jewell Cardinal - www.jewell.edu/fye