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: email@example.com or 413.592.3189
To officially reserve your spot for fall 2018 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.
Connect With Your Classmates
Meet your fellow classmates by joining our Facebook group: Elms College Accepted Students: Class of 2022 and Transfer Students
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 hashtags.
Connect with Elms College Admission
Fall orientation will take place on Friday, June 15 and Saturday, June 16. Register now to reserve your spot.
If you cannot attend one of the orientation dates listed above, please contact Jon Todd, director of new student and transition programs, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 413-265-2271.
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 email@example.com or 413.265.2333.
You will need to submit the following forms to the Elms College Health Center:
- Completed physical examination form completed by your healthcare provider. The physical exam must be within 12 months of your entrance to Elms College.
- A health history form completed by the student.
- Two doses of measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine or laboratory confirmation of immunity.
- Two doses of live varicella vaccine or laboratory confirmation of immunity. Non-nursing majors may submit a signed statement from their healthcare provider that there is a reliable history of chickenpox disease. Non-nursing majors born in the United States before 1980 are exempt from this requirement.
- Three doses of Hepatitis B vaccine or laboratory-confirmed immunity.
- A single dose of Tdap vaccine. For non-nursing majors, if it has been less than five years since the last dose of Td vaccine, a Tdap will not be required.
- A single dose of the meningitis vaccine within five years or a signed meningitis waiver.
Nursing majors: In addition to the above, nursing majors must submit documentation of two PPD skin tests and readings, 1-3 weeks apart. PPD testing must at least 7 days apart and no more than 21 days apart.
Athletes: Submit documentation of a urinalysis, a hemoglobin or hematocrit, and a sickle cell screening report.
Parents, Family Members, and Guardians
Students should contact the Health Center directly regarding questions about their health or medical records. A signed HIPPA release is required for the Health Center staff to communicate with any other individual. Please note that a signed FERPA release does not apply to Health Center interactions.
Resident students who deposit on or before May 1 will receive priority consideration for housing assignments. If you are a resident student, please fill out your housing questionnaire as soon as you submit your enrollment deposit.
If you meet someone you’d like to request as a roommate (even after filling out your questionnaire), please make sure you both email firstname.lastname@example.org and mutually make the request.
Your room and roommate assignment will be sent to your Elms College email address on Friday, July 13, 2018.
Please contact your roommate over the summer and start the conversation about sharing a living space.
When you move in, please complete a roommate agreement together. This will be sent to you by Residence Life after move in.
You will have a Resident Advisor on your floor to help you navigate any questions or concerns related to your room assignment or roommate experience.
On behalf of President Harry E. Dumay, Ph.D., MBA, you and your family are cordially invited to the President’s Reception for Accepted Students on Saturday, March 24 at 9:30 a.m. Please register in advance.
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.
Blazer for a Day
We invite you to visit campus as a Blazer for a Day to get a taste of what it’s like as an Elms College student. As a Blazer for a Day, you’ll sit in on a class with current Elms students and have the opportunity to eat lunch in our dining hall.
Register for Blazer for a Day here.
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.
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 email@example.com or 413.265.2333.