Accepted Students 2017

Accepted Students

Congratulations on your acceptance to Elms College!

We look forward to having you join our community. To make sure you're ready for the fall semester, review the items below.  
If you have questions (or just want to share how excited you are), call or email the Admission Office:  admissions@elms.edu or 800-255-ELMS
1.

Make it official

To officially reserve your spot for fall 2017 enrollment, submit your enrollment form and $200 deposit.

If you would like to pay your enrollment deposit via credit card, please call the Admission Office at 413-592-3189.

2.

Start Making Connections

 

Connect With Your Classmates

Meet your fellow classmates by joining our Facebook groups:

First-year students: Elms College Accepted Students: Class of 2021

Transfer students: Elms College Accepted Transfer Students: Spring and Fall 2017

Share in the Excitement

You've been accepted! And you've worked really hard to get here. Share your excitement and your Elms College pride using your class hashtag.

#Elms2021

Connect with Elms College Admission

To stay up-to-date on important deadlines and upcoming events, follow Elms College Admission on Facebook and Twitter.


3.

Register for Orientation

You will have three full day orientation dates to choose from. Please register at elms.edu/orientation.

  • Friday, June 16, 2017
  • Saturday, June 17, 2017
  • Friday, August 18, 2017 (reserved for those who cannot attend either June date)

Accommodations for Orientation

Students and/or family members that may need disability-related accommodations (e.g. assistive technology, dietary needs, interpreting/transcribing, etc.) during orientation should contact Tynisha Henderson directly at least three days in advance at hendersont@elms.edu or 413-265-2333.

4.

Apply for Financial Aid

If you haven't done so, fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The Elms College code is: 002140

Check out our Financial Aid Timeline to stay on track.

If you have questions about your package, please contact our Financial Aid Office: finaid@elms.edu or 413-265-2249

5.

Living on Campus

Resident students who deposit on or before May 1 will receive priority consideration for housing assignments.

For residents who have deposited, fill out the housing questionnaire. This form allows you to make housing, dining, and roommate preferences known before assignments are sent out in July. 

6.

President's Reception for Accepted Students

On behalf of Sr. Mary Reap, IHM, Ph.D., President, you and your family are cordially invited to the President’s Reception for Accepted Students on Saturday, April 1. Please register in advance by clicking here.

7.

Visit Campus

If you haven't visited campus yet, we encourage you to do so. It's the best way to get a feel for what life as an Elms College student will be like. If you have already visited, you may still have questions or want to take another tour of campus. We welcome you to visit again.

Sign up for a visit here.

8.

Share Your Elms College Spirit!

You're a Blazer now. What better way to show off your newfound Elms College spirit than with a phone case, fleece blanket, or beanie emblazoned with the Elms logo. You can find these, and other fun products, on our bookstore website.

9.

Placement Test Accommodations

Incoming students may be required to complete a placement test for English and/or Foreign Language courses. Students with disabilities are entitled to receive reasonable accommodations for these placement tests.

Students wanting placement exam accommodations should contact Tynisha Henderson at hendersont@elms.edu or 413-265-2333.