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What's Next?

I've been accepted to MSU, What should I do next?

Congratulations on being accepted to Morehead State University. Follow the checklist below to ensure you are prepared for your first semester.

 

☐ ACCEPTANCE LETTER

You should receive your official acceptance letter with your MSU ID number in the mail. Your MSU ID is important for all services on campus.
 

☐ CONFIRM YOUR ENROLLMENT

Confirm your enrollment for Fall 2022 by paying your enrollment deposit to guarantee your place in the next class of Eagles. Visit www.moreheadstate.edu/confirm.
 
If you have questions, or require assistance completing the online enrollment deposit, please us at 606-783-2000 or email admissions@moreheadstate.edu.
 

☐ AP CREDIT

If you have AP credit to apply to your transcript, please complete the AP/IB Credit Application. For questions about qualifying, contact the Testing Center at 606-783-2526.
 

☐ REGISTER FOR DISABILITY SERVICES 

If you require academic accommodations, please contact Disability Services as soon as possible. Visit www.moreheadstate.edu/disability.
 

☐ ACTIVATE YOUR EAGLE ACCOUNT

Activate your Eagle account using the Eagle Account Center. Having issues with your MSU accounts? Contact IT Support at 606-783-4357. Your Eagle account is very important because it serves as a one-stop location for email, financial aid and billing; you will want to check your account regularly.
 

☐ CHECK YOUR EMAIL

Check your MSU email account at least once a week to stay updated on campus events and upcoming deadlines. You can access your EagleMail account at my.moreheadstate.edu.
 

☐ APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID & SCHOLARSHIPS

Complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible. You will need to complete a new FAFSA each year you attend school. You may search for additional opportunities at at www.moreheadstate.edu/scholarships. For Financial Aid questions, please call 606-783-2011 to speak with a Financial Aid Counselor.
 

☐ ACCEPT SCHOLARSHIPS

If you are awarded one of MSU’s scholarships, you must complete the Scholarship Acceptance Form.
 

☐ COMPLETE PLACEMENT TESTING

If you fall below the ACT College Readiness Requirements, schedule a placement test with our Testing Center. It is important you complete placement testing prior to attending SOAR. View the course placement chart for more info. 
 

☐ MAKE A RESERVATION TO ATTEND ORIENTATION

Sign up for Student Orientation, Advising & Registration (SOAR)

At SOAR, you will:

  • Receive your Fall 2022 course schedule. 
  • Choose your meal plan. Meal plan options will be available for review in mid-February.
  • Accept your Financial Responsibility Agreement.
  • Take your EagleCard photo and receive your card. Your EagleCard holds your student account and financial information.

 

☐ APPLY FOR HOUSING

Complete a housing application. The application for the Fall 2022 term will open in January 2022.
 

☐ SIGN UP FOR A PAYMENT PLAN

After you attend SOAR, sign up for a payment plan.
 

☐ CONNECT ON SOCIAL MEDIA

 

☐ PURCHASE A PARKING PASS

If you plan to bring a car to campus, you must purchase a vehicle pass. For parking info, visit www.moreheadstate.edu/parking. You may do so online in July - click the Parking Icon at MyMoreheadState