Welcome to Stevenson University

Now that you have been accepted into Stevenson University Online, here are your next steps:

1. Registration

Your Student Success Coach will contact you to set up an appointment and guide you through the registration process. They will evaluate your transferable credits, develop your personalized degree plan, and review Stevenson’s academic resources available to you as a student.

2. Log Ins

Once you are registered for classes, the Office of Information Technology will send you an email containing information about your single sign-on account and creating a personal password in order to access various applications including WebXpress, Blackboard, SU Now Portal, and your email. If you have any questions about accessing your account or creating your username or password, please contact Tech Connection at helpdesk@stevenson.edu or 443-334-3000.

3. Required Online Orientation: SUO 100

SUO 100 is the required online orientation for all new students. SUO 100 is a non-credit, pass/fail course which will appear on your transcript. There is no charge for SUO 100.

To fulfill the requirement for SUO 100, please complete the following steps:
  1. Access Blackboard directly by clicking here or by logging into the SU Now Portal from the Stevenson homepage.
  2. Complete all sections: Academic Integrity Tutorial, Student Success Tutorial, and Final Exam
  3. Complete SUO 100 Online Orientation before the end of the session’s first week. Please note: SUO 100 due date will be included within the orientation. 

Access the Stevenson University Campus Store here. To have your books shipped to a home or work address, please indicate in the comment section that you are a “Stevenson University Online student.” For further information, please contact the Campus Store at college-store@stevenson.edu or 443-352-4062. Please Note: Some courses use bundled sets. For those courses, it is recommended to purchase your books on-site from the Campus Store.  Some courses may utilize electronic books and materials.  These charges will be posted to the Student Account 2 weeks after the start of the term.  You must follow the “Opt-out” procedures to decline use of and associated discounted price of these materials. 

SU Now Portal

The SU Now Portal provides one-stop access to Stevenson University information and resources including:


Self-Service contains the Student Finance (not WebXpress), Assign Proxy Access (FERPA and proxy access to Student Finance) and Student Planning and Registration.


Direct access Stevenson’s online learning system, Blackboard is found here. If you need assistance with navigating Blackboard after completing SUO 100, contact your Student Success Coach. 

Stevenson Email Account 

Following orientation, all future correspondences will be sent to your Stevenson University email address, including tuition statements, course information, and updates. Students are responsible to check this account on a regular basis.

Online Learning

Stevenson University welcomes you to the online learning environment. As many adult students feel overwhelmed or unprepared to take online courses, the Stevenson University Online offers online learning resources such as; an example of a student’s typical week, Blackboard video tutorials, an online learning assessment, and technical requirements for the online learning environment.

Disability Services 

Stevenson University admits qualified students regardless of disability and welcomes the full participation of students with disabilities in all aspects of campus life. Students with disabilities who require accommodations should contact us as early as possible prior to the start of their first academic semester, or upon onset of disability, to initiate the intake and eligibility process.

Advice for Getting Started

Congratulations, you made the decision to go back to school and continue your education. It may seem overwhelming at first, but with a few adjustments and techniques, you can set yourself up for success. We talked to our Student Success Coaches and students who offered their advice on what students can do to make their transition back to school a smooth one. Click here to review their advice. 

New Student Orientation

All students are invited to an on-campus orientation at the Owings Mills campus. Attendees will receive a student ID (suOne Card), parking permit, and other resource information. Students will also have the opportunity to purchase books and meet their Student Success Coach as well as fellow students in their area of focus. Students are sent an invitation to the New Student Orientation via email approximately two weeks before the start of the session.

suOne Card

Serving as your Stevenson University ID, you are required to carry your suOne card when on campus. Your suOne card is also used for access into buildings including the Fitness Centers, library resources, book voucher funds to purchase books, and debit card purchases at the dining facilities and vending machines. Showing your suOne card may also provide discounts at many restaurants, theatres, and other establishments. 

Parking Permit

All students are required to display their Stevenson parking permit within their vehicle when parking at either campus location. Security will issue tickets if parking permits are not properly displayed. 

If you are unable to attend New Student Orientation to receive your suOne Card and parking permit, please contact your Student Success Coach or call 443-352-4032 for assistance. 

Schedule of Classes 

Access the Schedule of Classes by clicking this link.

Enrollment Calendar 

Access the Enrollment Calendar by clicking this link:

  • Select the appropriate Semester

The Enrollment Calendar displays important session dates including the following:

Drop Without Penalty

In order to recieve a 100% refund on a course, students must submit an Course Drop Form prior to the Drop Without Penalty Date. Please note, the final transcript will not include the course. 

Last Day to Withdraw

In order to recieve a “W” on their transcript, students must submit an Course Withdrawal Form prior to the Last Day to Withdraw date. Please note, the course will not be refunded.

All tuition billing is managed through Self-Service Student Finance and will not be mailed to students. Student accounts may be viewed on Student Finance. Students are required to settle their accounts in full by the Friday of the first week of class. Stevenson University’s part-time, per credit cost can be found on tuition page.

Please be aware that students in some programs are subject to varied billing and payment due dates. If you have any questions pertaining to your account, please visit Student Accounts, call the Student Accounts Office at 443-334-3500 or email studentaccounts@stevenson.edu. View Student Accounts informative brochure.

Stevenson University highly recommends considering protecting your Higher Education Investment with the GradGuard™ Tuition Protection Plan. Learn more at GradGuard.com/Tuition/Stevenson or by calling 877-794-6603.

Petrina Brown
Student Success Coach

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