As you finish the tasks listed on this page, check out your personal myEnrollmentChecklist.

This page is designed for you to stay on top of items that need to be completed before Orientation.

You will need to set up your network credentials to access myEnrollmentChecklist.

Freshman Enrollment Guide

Thanks for choosing to attend St. John Fisher College. We think you've made a smart choice! This website is designed to include everything you need to get started on a successful collegiate career at Fisher.

DUE: Tuesday, April 28

Submit Your Course Preference Form

Filling out the Course Preference Form will help us develop a schedule that fits your interests and academic goals.

Before you begin, take a moment to review Learning Communities and General Electives course descriptions.

Since Learning Communities often close out, the sooner you fill out the form, the more likely it is that you'll get your top choice.

To Do:

Check the status of this task in mySJFC

DUE: Monday, June 15

Register for a Great Beginnings Summer Orientation Session

Great Beginnings Summer Orientation Sessions are designed to help you learn more about college life at Fisher, meet other incoming classmates, and interact with faculty and staff.

Great Beginnings sessions often close out, so register soon!

To Do:

Check the status of this task in mySJFC

Due: Friday, June 19 @ Noon

Fill Out Your Housing Application

Starting April 1, complete the housing application on ResLife Online. Housing assignment will be available in late July/early August.

To Do:

Check the status of this task in mySJFC

DUE: Mid June

Complete Financial Aid Requirements

Log in to Fish 'R' Net to accept or decline financial aid, complete loan entrance counseling, review outstanding requirements, and more.

To Do:

Check the status of this task in mySJFC

DUE: Late June

Send in Final High School Transcripts

Send in your final high school transcript and an official transcript (including college transcripts, AP and IB score reports) of any college credit you have earned to the Office of Freshman Admissions.

Check the status of this task in mySJFC

DUE: Wednesday, July 1

Provide Health History Information

Provide the Health & Wellness Center with your health history information.

To Do:

DUE: July/August

Settle Your Bill

Your bill for the fall semester will be generated by the end of June and must be settled with Student Accounts by the due date on the top right side of the bill.

To Do:


Email, Network Accounts, and Computers

Your network account allows you to log onto all campus computers, as well as access email and Blackboard. You should have received your network credentials and password in your Welcome Letter.

Be sure to check your Fisher email regularly, as it is the official means of communication from the College.

To Do:

Late August/Early September

Find an On-Campus Job

Begin researching positions you soon as you receive an email from the Career Center with instructions on how to login to CareerZone.

To Do:

Saturday, Sept. 5 - Monday, Sept 7, 2015

Attend Orientation!

The day is finally here! If you are a resident student, plan to arrive on campus between 8:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon. You will be emailed your exact time to your Fisher email address. If you are a commuter student, you'll need to arrive between 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 noon.

To Do:

Angled shot of Kearney Hall

2015-16 Important Dates

September 5-7

  • Orientation

September 8 (8:00 a.m.)

  • Fall Classes Begin

September 14 - 18

  • Spirit Week

September 19

  • Homecoming

October 16

  • Recess Day (no classes)

October 23 - 25

  • Family Weekend

November 25 - 29

  • Thanksgiving Break

December 14 - 19

  • Final Exams

December 19 - January 13

  • Holiday Break

January 14 (8:00 a.m.)

  • Spring Classes Begin

February 29 - March 6

  • Spring Break

March 23 - 28

  • Easter Recess

April 25 - 30

  • Final Exams

May 7

  • Commencement

Printable Calendar of Important Dates [pdf]

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