Transfer Student Next Steps


Welcome to Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Florham Campus!

We’re proud to welcome you to the incoming Class of 2024!

You’ll find our picture-perfect setting to be the catalyst for an amazing liberal arts education, where your personal development is at the heart of everything that happens.

The Florham Campus is home to the Division III Devils and host to many diverse campus life activities which will enhance your FDU experience. Located in historic Madison, New Jersey, we are 35 miles from New York City and offer a wide range of shops, restaurants, and outdoor activities.


Use this checklist to ease your transition to FDU.

  • Credits that have transferred to the University will be indicated with a note next to each class on your credit evaluation. If you have questions regarding your credit evaluation, please contact:

  • Once you are ready to join our FDU Go Getters, submit your $200 tuition deposit, and an additional $350 housing deposit if you plan to live on campus.

    Submit your deposit and follow the instructions to officially join FDU!

  • If you have not done so already, be sure to complete and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Go to and use the FDU campus code: 002607.

    If you have any questions, or would like to set up an appointment, call the Office of Financial Aid at 973.443.8700 or email

  • Once you submit your deposit, your confirmation notification will provide you with instructions to activate your FDU NetID!  Make sure to have your FDU student ID from your acceptance letter handy.

    First, visit to claim your FDU NetID, which is your FDU student email address.  Select “Activate My Account”, follow the prompts and please write down your new email address!

    Second, visit for instructions on how to access your FDU student emails.

    Last, install the Duo certification app to your phone to access FDU information at

    For further technical assistance, submit a ticket a or call 973.443.8822.

  • To create your schedule, contact your academic advisor to schedule an appointment and register for classes.  Choose from the list of academic advisors.

  • After submitting your deposit, use your FDU NetID to register for New Student Orientation! This experience will give you the opportunity to meet your classmates, learn about the FDU and Florham Campus culture, and discover everything you need to know about being a college student!

    If you have any questions, please contact the us at  973.443.8570 or  

  • There’s no better place to be than on campus! Complete your online Housing and Meal Plan Application if you plan to reside here. Use your FDU NetID to access the housing application.

    If you have any questions, feel free to contact the Housing Office at 973.443.8586 or

  • New Jersey state law requires all students to provide proof of immunizations to the University’s Student Health Services Office before they can register for classes or check into the residence halls. Please visit our Student Health Services page for the required health forms and instructions on how to submit them.

    Contact the Student Health Services Office at 973.443.8535 if you have any questions.

  • Committed students who submitted a deposit can request accommodations by submitting a New Student Request Form using their FDU NetID. Appropriate documentation can be faxed to 973.443.8080 or mailed to:

    Office of Disability Support Services

    Fairleigh Dickinson University
    285 Madison Avenue, M-MO1-01
    Madison, NJ 07940

    If you have any questions, please contact the Office of Disability Support Services at 973.443.8079.

  • A final transcript(s) showing proof of graduation and/or final grades for all courses is required. Transcripts can be sent electronically to, or mailed to:

    Fairleigh Dickinson University
    Office of Admissions
    1000 River Road, H-DH3-10
    Teaneck, NJ 07666


    All documents are processed at this location regardless of the campus you will attend.