Enrollment Checklist

1

Confirm your Enrollment

Return confirmation of enrollment and roommate selection form and submit your enrollment deposit of $300 (response requested within four weeks of receiving your financial aid package)

Confirm your Enrollment
2

Access your new Houghton Email Account

Access your new student email account and check it regularly to receive notifications from Houghton College

Access your HC Email
3

Select your First Semester Courses

Once you have declared your course preferences, our Registrar’s Office will put together a course schedule for you based on your stated preferences

Select Courses
4

Log in to Moodle

Log in to Moodle, our online course platform, and access Transitions 102/104.

Log in to Moodle
5

Take action on health insurance

Review health insurance information and opt out of health insurance (if applicable) towards the end of June or soon as you receive your fall course schedule.

Opt out of College Provided Health Insurance
6

Submit your Health Forms

- Fall Semester Deadline: August 1
- Spring Semester Deadline: December 31

Access Important Health Forms
7

Submit final high school and/or college transcripts

- Fall Semester Deadline: August 1
- Spring Semester Deadline: December 31

Submit your final transcript
8

Review financial aid checklist and billing information

Review our process for financial validation and prepare your financial aid strategy. Your bill for the fall semester will be due in early August.

Financial Aid Information
9

Manage your technology needs

Review our technology requirements to see our suggestions and recommendations.

Technology Information
10

Highlander Wilderness Adventure

Consider signing up for Houghton’s Highlander Wilderness Adventure program, a distinctive, 2 credit course that focuses on leadership and community. Highlander Wilderness Adventure is held the 2 weeks leading up to new student orientation.

Highlander Wilderness Adventure

Other helpful resources for incoming students: