New Student Checklist

Use this checklist to track your progress!

University of Hawaii Manoa
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  • (Campus tour, Attend a UHM event)
  • Apply to UHM
  • Apply for Financial Aid and Scholarships
  • Submit Intent to Enroll
  • Submit Final Transcripts and AP, IB, or CLEP scores
  • Submit Health Clearance
  • Create a MyUH Portal Account
  • (Pre-Register for Classes)
  • Attend an Initial Advising Session and Meet with Other Advisors if necessary (e.g., Honors,
  • Pre-Health/Pre-Law Advising Center, Student Athlete Academic Services, etc.)
  • Learn about General Education requirements, what’s needed for your major, and how to graduate within four years
  • Check your STAR report (for transfer credits, AP, IB, CLEP)
  • Schedule Placement Exams*
  • Review Financial Aid Package
  • Sign-up and Attend the New Student Orientation
  • Get a Student ID and UPASS sticker
  • Explore Transportation Options
  • Finalize your Registration
  • Locate your Classes
  • Buy your Textbooks
  • Pay Tuition
  • Go to your First Class!

Bonus

  • Get Engaged on Campus
  • Find an On-Campus Job
  • Meet your Professors
  • Visit the Career Center