Metro Transfer Student Next Steps


Welcome to Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Metropolitan Campus

We’re proud to welcome you to the incoming Class of 2023!

On the Metropolitan Campus, you’ll find a warm and friendly learning environment with access to unique academic opportunities.

The bustling Metropolitan Campus is home to the Division I Knights and host to many diverse campus life activities which will enhance your FDU experience. We’re less than six miles from New York City, where students can explore the city and pursue their career goals

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:

    • Gildart Haase School of Computer Sciences & Engineering – Susan R. Seed,, 201-692-2284
    • Hotel, Restaurant & Tourism Management – Linda Dry,, 201.249.2847
    • Silberman College of Business – June Giardina,, 201.692.2433
    • Sports Management – Linda Dry,, 201.249.2847
    • All Other Majors – June Giardina,, 201.692.2433
  • 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) at FDU’s FAFSA Code is 002607.

    If you have any questions, or would like to set up an appointment, call the Office of Financial Aid at 201.692.2363 or email

  • Visit to claim your FDU NetID, which is your FDU student email address. Select “Activate My Account ” and follow the prompts. Be sure to write down your new email address.

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

    Install the Duo certification app to your phone to access FDU information at

    Contact the University Technical Assistance Center at or 973.443.8822 for assistance.

    Make sure to have your FDU student ID from your acceptance letter handy.

  • 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 Metro Campus culture, and discover everything you need to know about being a college student!

    If you have any questions, please contact us at

  • 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 email (NetID) to access the housing application.

    If you have questions, contact the Office of Housing and Residence Life at 201.692.2250 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 the Student Health Services page for the required health forms and instructions on how to submit them. If you have questions, contact the Student Health Services Office at 201.692.2437.

  • Committed students can request accommodations by submitting a New Student Request Form using their FDU NetID. Appropriate documentation can be faxed to 201.692.2425 or mailed to:

    Office of Disability Support Services
    Fairleigh Dickinson University
    1000 River Road, T-RH5-02
    Teaneck, NJ 07666

    If you have questions, contact the Office of Disability Support Services at 201.692.2078.

  • 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