Congratulations on your acceptance to Seton Hall University! We are
delighted to count you among an elite group of students accepted each
year. Below is a helpful checklist of items you need to complete or
consider to enroll at Seton Hall University. If you have questions
about the enrolling process, please contact us at (800) THE-HALL or email@example.com.
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- Confirm Your Enrollment
Confirm your intent to enroll at Seton Hall by submitting your
Confirmation of Enrollment Form along with the $250 tuition deposit.
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- Submit Your Housing Deposit
If you plan to live on campus, you need to submit your non-refundable $375 housing deposit online as soon as possible and no later than May 1. If you prefer to pay by check
or money order, enclose it with your tuition deposit. Housing
assignments are made in mid-July.
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File the FAFSA
If you haven't already, submit the Free Application for Federal Student
Aid (FAFSA) by March 1 and be sure to list Seton Hall’s federal school
code (002632). Financial Aid Awards are mailed in April to all students
who filed the FAFSA.
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- Submit your Official Transcripts
Submit all official transcripts for all college-level credit you have
earned to the Office of Admissions. We will evaluate your transfer
credits and provide you with an advanced standing credit evaluation via
mail. We will accept up to 90 transferable credits (non-remedial,
non-vocational credits) for which you have earned a C or better. Nursing students: If you earned a B or better in a science course from an accredited 4-year institution, you will receive credit for the equivalent Seton Hall course. All other science courses will transfer in as general elective credit, provided they meet the general credit transfer criteria.
Send official transcripts to:
Office of Admissions
Seton Hall University
400 South Orange Ave.
South Orange, NJ 07079
- Attend Pirate Preview
Join us for Pirate Preview on April 5. Pirate Preview is an exclusive
event especially for our accepted students where you will have the
opportunity to attend a session focused on your academic interest, tour
campus, enjoy lunch, learn your next steps and meet your future
classmates as well as faculty and current students. Register for Pirate Preview today!
Can't make these dates? Register for a campus tour. Tours run
Monday through Friday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. and on Saturdays at 10
a.m., noon and 2 p.m.
- Access PirateNet
PirateNet is Seton Hall’s online portal and your access to your
financial aid, bills, registration and more. To access the portal, visit PirateNet.shu.edu. Your will be sent your username and password in March if you have submitted your tuition deposit.
- Meet with Your Adviser
Meet with an academic adviser to evaluate your advanced standing
credit evaluation and receive help with course selection and
registration for the coming semester. Contact the Academic Success and
Transfer Student Center to set up your advising appointment. The Center
is located in Mooney Hall, room 11 and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or (973) 275-2387.
- Get your Student ID
Get your Student ID card and parking permit. Visit the Campus ID Office
in Duffy Hall, Room 63, to get both your ID and permit.
Note: You must have your ID before you can pick up
- Pick up your Laptop
Schedule an appointment to pick up your laptop by calling (973)
313-6181. To pick up your laptop, you'll need to bring your ID card,
your advanced standing and you must be registered for classes as a
full-time student. Your laptop will be loaded with wireless
connectivity and professional-level software, and when you graduate, it
is yours to keep.
- Submit your Undergraduate Health Form
Complete and mail your Health Form to Health Services.
- Submit your Health Insurance Waiver
Seton Hall automatically provides a group
health insurance plan which is charged to your bill. If you already have health insurance and do not want the Seton Hall plan, you must complete the insurance waiver form on PirateNet before the start of classes to avoid automatic enrollment in the Seton Hall plan and a non-refundable charge to your bill. The waiver will be available after May 1.
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- Accept Your Financial Aid Awards
Financial Aid Awards are mailed after March 1 to all students who filed
the FAFSA. If you would like to be considered for aid, please complete
the FAFSA form as soon as possible at www.fafsa.gov. Students who have received their
Financial Aid Awards need to review and accept their awards.
To accept your awards follow these steps:
- Login at PirateNet.shu.edu. Your login information will be mailed
to you in March if you have paid your tuition deposit.
- View your Financial Aid award. You must select the award year
(2014-15) then click on the Award Overview tab.
- Accept your awards by clicking on the Accept Award Offer tab and
accept or decline each award.
- View your requirements. Some students are selected for a process
called verification by the government. If you are selected, you will
have additional documents to submit such as federal tax returns or
proof of citizenship. You must return these documents by June 1 to the
Office of Financial Aid.
- Complete entrance counseling and your Master Promissory Note at www.studentloans.gov if you accepted your Federal
Stafford Subsidized or Unsubsidized Loans.
- Many departments on campus seek students to work in their
departments by posting positions in the student employment database. To
view and apply for jobs visit jobs.shu.edu. You must also submit your
Employment Eligibility Verification (I-9) form and original supporting
documents. Submit these forms to the Office of Financial Aid.
- Apply for the Federal PLUS loan or Alternative Loans. To apply for
the PLUS Loan visit www.studentloans.gov.
Please note you must also have a FAFSA on file to apply. We suggest you
start applying in early June. If you'd like to choose an alternative
loan visit www.elmselect.com.
- Submit your first payment by June 1 if you are enrolling in the
payment plan option. If you are interested in signing up for a payment plan,
please visit tuitionpay.salliemae.com.
- Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act
You and your parents should be aware that for students 18 years or
older there are federal regulations that limit the ability of parents
to access information about their child’s records once he/she enrolls
at Seton Hall. These regulations are called FERPA (Family Educational
Rights and Privacy Act). This law means that parents do not have the
right to view their child’s grades, transcripts or any other
educational records without the student's consent. Parents also do not
have the right to call and inquire about their child’s status or
activities without this written consent. We encourage you to discuss
this with your parents in advance to determine if you will complete a
consent form. If you wish to grant such consent to your parents, an authorization for access to
student information form must be completed and on file at the
- Pay Your Tuition Bill
Your tuition bill for the Fall Semester is due at the beginning of August. You will
receive your first tuition bill in July via mail. Thereafter, all
invoices will be sent electronically and can be viewed at PirateNet.shu.edu. Students who
have not paid their Fall Semester tuition bill will not be allowed to
We offer both four and five month payment plan options. There is
a service fee to sign up for the payment plans and payments are
due in equal installments beginning June 1 (five month) and August 10 (four month). If you are interested
in signing up for a payment plan, visit tuitionpay.salliemae.com.
If you have questions about Financial Aid or payment options, please
contact the Office of Financial Aid at 1-800-222-7183
- Attend Transfer Orientation
Attend Seton Hall's Transfer
Orientation, scheduled for August 20 in order to
become acquainted with student resources, services and activities.
- Save the Dates
If you are living on campus, Move-in Day for Transfer Students is
August 20 (Fall Semester). The first day of classes is August 25.
You might have a lot of questions about attending Seton Hall — how
financial aid works, what scholarships are available, what is Freshmen
Studies and what do my parents need to know. Don't worry, we've got
answers! Take a look at these resources:
Office of Financial Aid »
Fax (973) 275-2339