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Accepted Student Center

On behalf of all SU faculty, staff, and students, the Admissions Office would like to extend a warm welcome to all accepted freshmen and transfer students. We are looking forward to getting to know you as you become part of the Stevenson family. This page is designed to give you some helpful information as you make the transition to your first year at Stevenson.

  • Accepted Freshmen

    Accepted Freshmen

    Explore the topics below for important new student information and answers the questions we get most often:

    Enrollment Deposit and Housing Profile Forms

    Once you have decided to enroll at Stevenson, you must let us know and reserve your space in the fall 2014 class by completing the Enrollment Intent Form (paper or online) and submitting your $300 enrollment deposit. If you plan to live on campus, you must also complete the Housing Profile Form (paper or online). There is no additional deposit for reserving a space in housing. You should submit your Enrollment Intent and Housing Profile Forms by May 1.
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    Join the Class of 2018 Facebook Group

    Make friends with other students thinking about being members of the SU Class of 2018 and get all the latest news from Admissions and the University by joining our Class of 2018 Group.

    Parents may connect with parents of other admitted students, get to know each other, ask questions and more by joining our Class of 2018 Parents Group.


    Student Health Form

    The student health form is required for all full-time residential and commuter students. In addition to the completed health form, all students planning to live on-campus are also required to be immunized against Meningococcal disease. The health form must be completed and returned to the Wellness Center by August 1, 2014 for fall entrance. If you have any questions, please contact the Wellness Center at 443-352-4200. Click the following link to get more information and to download the required form.
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    Applying for Financial Aid

    To be considered for need-based financial aid, you must fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which is available online at www.fafsa.ed.gov. You can complete the FAFSA anytime after January 1, 2014. Before being able to submit the FAFSA, you and your parents will need a federal Personal Identification Number (PIN), which you can apply for at www.pin.ed.gov. You can apply for a PIN at any time. Stevenson's priority deadline for submitting the FAFSA is February 15.
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    Placement Testing

    English and/or math placement testing is required of some students dependent upon SAT or ACT scores. Stevenson offers this testing on-campus. You will receive a letter containing information about placement testing after you deposit in the spring. Students are strongly recommended to test before orientation to allow for more time to consider options should developmental coursework be necessary. Testing will be available on orientation for students who are not able to test earlier. To sign up, complete the online registration form.
    testing schedule and registration information


    New Student Registration & Orientation

    Mustang Days, SU's orientation and registration program for freshmen, will take place from June 20 - 27, 2014. Invitations with RSVP information are mailed in May to students who have deposited to attend in the fall. You will be required to attend a single orientation program based on your major.
    Mustang Days Schedule by Major


    Changing Your Major

    Before registering for classes, please call your admissions counselor to discuss changing your major. Requests to change majors will be automatically granted except in the case of Nursing. The admissions committee must re-review your application to determine if you are eligible for Nursing. You do not need to speak with an academic advisor to change your major until after registering for fall classes.


    AP/IB Credit Policy

    Stevenson does accept scores on some AP and IB tests for transfer credit. Please click the following link for full details.
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    Dates to Remember

    February 2014
    Future Stevenson Scholars
    Invitations to this event are extended to admitted students who have been awarded a Stevenson merit-based scholarship. Details on the day and how to RSVP will be in your scholarship award letter. An exact date will be posted shortly.

    February 15, 2014
    FAFSA Priority Deadline
    You must submit the FAFSA if you wish to be considered for need-based financial aid.

    March 29, 2014
    Accepted Students' Day
    Invitations to this event are extended to all admitted students and will be mailed in early February.

    May 1, 2014
    Enrollment Deposit & Housing Profile Form Due
    Submit your $300 deposit along with your Enrollment Intent and Housing Profile Forms by May 1 to secure your place in the freshman class and housing, if applicable.

    June 2014
    New Student Registration & Orientation
    SU's orientation program will take place during multiple days in late June 2014. Invitations with RSVP information are mailed in May to students who have deposited to attend in the fall. You will be required to attend a single orientation program - exact dates will be posted when available.

    Tuition & Housing Bills Available Online.
    Your fall 2013 tuition and housing bill will be available on WebXpress before orientation in June. Hard copies of bills will be mailed during June as well.

    July 16, 2014
    Final Official High School Transcript Due
    You must have an official copy of your final high school transcript (indicating graduation) to the Admissions Office. Please also remember to submit AP/IB test scores and college transcripts, if applicable.

    August 1, 2014
    Student Health Form Due
    Remember to make an appointment with your doctor early to have this form completed.

  • Accepted Transfer Students

    Accepted Transfer Students

    Explore the topics below for important new student information and answers the questions we get most often:

    Mustang Days Registration, Academic Advising, and Orientation

    The agenda for your registration, academic advising, and orientation “Mustang Day” can be found in your acceptance folder. You must RSVP no later than May 27 in order to give us time to properly prepare for your attendance.
    RSVP Today

    If you are enrolled in a college for the spring 2014 semester, please bring at least your unofficial transcript with spring grades with you to your Mustang Day and submit an official transcript immediately upon the completion of the semester.

    Note: Transfer nursing students cannot RSVP on this site. Please contact Carol Fanshaw in the Admissions Office at or 443-352-4409 to RSVP.


    Enrollment Deposit and Housing Profile Forms

    Once you have decided to enroll at Stevenson, you must reserve your space in the fall 2014 class by completing the Enrollment Intent Form (paper or online) and submitting your $300 enrollment deposit. If you plan to live on campus, you must also complete the Housing Profile Form (paper or online). There is no additional deposit for reserving a space in housing.

    Enrollment Intent and Housing Profile Forms should be submitted within two weeks of the receipt of your acceptance letter.  The deposit is non-refundable after May 1, 2014.
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    Student Health Form

    The student health form is required for all full-time residential and commuter students. In addition to the completed health form, all students planning to live on-campus are also required to be immunized against Meningococcal disease.

    The health form must be completed and returned to the Wellness Center by August 1, 2014. If you have any questions, please contact the Wellness Center at 443-352-4200. Visit the Wellness Center page more information and to download the required form. Additional health forms are required for athletes.
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    Applying for Financial Aid

    To be considered for need-based financial aid, you must fill out the 2014-2015 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which is available online at www.fafsa.ed.gov.

    Before submitting the FAFSA, you and your parents (if you are a dependent) will need a federal Personal Identification Number (PIN), for which you can apply at www.pin.ed.gov.
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    Placement Testing

    Placement testing is required for any student who:

    • Did not receive an SAT Critical Reading score of at least 520 or has not completed a college-level English Composition course equivalent to SU's ENG-148 (or higher level course) with a minimum grade of "C"
    • Did not receive an SAT Math score of at least 500 or has not completed at least a 3-credit intermediate algebra course (or higher level course) with a minimum grade of "C"

    You will be notified by mail if you need one or both placement tests. 

    The tests (if needed) must be taken before the Mustang Days Registration/Orientation programs which will take place during the first week of June for transfer students. Therefore, transfer students needing placement testing must register for one of the May dates. Please consult the testing schedule and reserve your test date through the link below.
    Testing Schedule and Registration Information

    Please contact Terri Wright, Director of Developmental Studies, at 443-334-2653 or   if you have questions regarding placement testing.


    Changing Your Major

    If you wish to change your major, please contact Carol Fanshaw before your Mustang Day Registration/Orientation at or 443-352-4409.

    Requests to change majors will be automatically granted except in the case of Nursing and Medical Technology. Please visit our academics area for the specific requirements to be accepted into these programs as a transfer student.


    AP/IB and CLEP Credit Policy

    Stevenson accepts scores on some AP and IB tests, as well as CLEP exams, for transfer credit. Please review our information about advanced placement for full details.
    Learn More


    Dates to Remember

    March 2014
    Scholarships (Transfer and Honors):
     All eligible full-time transfer students who have been accepted into a traditional, non-accelerated program will be mailed a separate scholarship award letter on a rolling basis beginning in March. Eligible students will receive a merit-based SU Transfer Scholarship award, as well as a SU Honors Scholarship if applicable (must provide proof of membership in PTK or other college honors program or society).

    There is no separate scholarship application. Applications are automatically considered if they are complete by May 1, 2014. Applications completed after this date will be reviewed for scholarships if funds are still available.

    April 25, 2014
    Transfer Fellowship (full-tuition scholarship) application deadline.

    April 2014
    Financial Aid:  You must submit the FAFSA if you wish to be considered for need-based financial aid. Financial aid award letters will be mailed on a rolling basis beginning in April to accepted transfer students with completed FAFSA applications.

    May 1, 2014
    Enrollment Intent Form, Deposit, and Housing Profile Form Due: Submit your $300 deposit along with your Enrollment Intent Form and Housing Profile Form within two weeks of the receipt of your acceptance letter to secure your place for the fall 2014 semester and to reserve on-campus housing. There is no separate housing deposit. The deposit is non-refundable after May 1.

    June 2014
    Mustang Days:  Registration, Academic Advising and Orientation for new accepted transfer students will take place in early June by major. Check-in begins at 9 a.m. and the program will begin PROMPTLY at 9:30 a.m. on each day. You must RSVP no later than May 27 in order to give us time to properly prepare for your attendance.
    RSVP Today

    Monday, June 2, 9:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. on the Owings Mills Campus

    • Accounting
    • Business Administration
    • Business Information Systems
    • Digital Marketing
    • Computer Information Systems
    • Fashion Merchandising
    • Paralegal Studies

    Tuesday, June 3, 9:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. on the Greenspring Campus

    • Applied math
    • Biochemistry
    • Biology
    • Biotechnology
    • Chemistry
    • Early Childhood Education
    • Elementary Education
    • Environmental Science
    • Medical Technology
    • Middle School Education

    Thursday, June 5, 9:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. on the Greenspring Campus

    • Business Communication
    • Criminal Justince
    • English Language & Literature
    • Fashion Design
    • Film and Moving Image
    • Human Services
    • Interdisciplinary Studies
    • Psychology
    • Public History
    • Theatre & Media Performance
    • Undecided
    • Visual Communication Design

    Remember to submit your official college transcript with your spring 2014 grades as soon as possible - if applicable. It is recommended transfer students bring a copy of their transcript to their registration/Mustang Day to ensure proper advising.

    July 28, 2014
    Tuition and Housing bills due

    August 1, 2014
    Student Health Form due
    Remember to make an appointment with your doctor early to have this form completed in time.

    Thursday, August 21, 2014 - morning
    Move-in day by appointment for residential students

    Thursday, August 21 – afternoon
    Convocation for all students and up to two guests each

    Monday, August 25, 2014
    First day of fall semester classes

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