Ready, Set...

Use this handy checklist and timeline to keep track of what you need to do and when you need to do it. For now, enjoy the rest of your senior year, and start channeling your inner Dutchman.


  BY / ON*
Pinch yourself. Glow with pride. at this very moment
Submit your aid application (FAFSA). as soon as possible after Oct. 1, 2019
Join the LVC Class of 2024 Facebook group to meet future classmates.  
Attend LVC Live (meet your future classmates). March 14
Customize a visit to attend class, talk with faculty or coaches, or even stay overnight. The sooner the better!
Check out to win weekly LVC prizes and learn more about campus life. We're ready when you are.
Choose your housing assignment. At LVC Live if you're enrolled.
Commit to LVC and feel that Dutchman pride. by May 1
Meet your advisor and plan your course schedule at New Student Advising Day. May 14, 16, or 19
Return a signed copy of your award letter and Borrowing Intentions Form (BIF) to the Financial Aid Office. between May 1 and June 1
Complete the Housing Information Form by May 31
Finish your senior year strong to make sure you start at LVC even stronger! you've got this
Apply for your Stafford Loan online (if applicable). between May 1 and June 1
Schedule a physical with your family doctor. by June 15
Submit your athletics physical and paperwork (if applicable). by July 1
Expect your fall tuition bill to arrive around this date. around July 5
Read a few challenging books and keep your brain sharp (think of it as mental jiu-jitsu). but avoid paper cuts
Go directly to your local big-box retailer to outfit your new digs. no trampolines
Submit your health form (required). by August 1
Submit your fall tuition payment by this date. by August 5
Move into your residence hall. Thursday, Aug. 27
Remind yourself how hard you've worked and how much you deserve this! as often as you can
Start classes. August 31
Have your family take you out to dinner at Ted's of Annville. anytime
Have a coffee and some baked goods at the Whirling Dervish Bakery. when in need of a pick-me-up
Look back in wonder at all you've achieved. at this very moment

 *Dates subject to change.