Newly Admitted Graduate Student Checklist


Welcome to Fairleigh Dickinson University. We’re proud to welcome you as an incoming graduate student.

Please refer to the below checklist to complete the process for beginning graduate study at FDU.

Enrollment Form

Matriculated students must submit the Enrollment Confirmation Form. 

Academic Advisor

Contact your academic advisor listed on your admittance letter as soon as possible to discuss your schedule.


Your FDU identity login information (FDU NetID) will be used for FDU email, WebCampus (online course access), and WebAdvisor (student portal for financial and academic information). 

To set up your FDU Net ID, visit and click “Request a Net ID.”

Choose the appropriate campus you’ll be attending, and complete the other questions it prompts. Your Student ID is included on your admittance letter.

If you are having trouble creating a new FDU NetID, contact University Technical Assistance Center (UTAC) at 973-443-8822 or

Enrollment Services

As a first-time graduate student, registration for on-campus graduate study must be completed in-person with the Office of Enrollment Services. After you have spoken to or met with your academic advisor and they have signed off on your registration form, please contact the Office of Enrollment Services to register for classes. Their office can also assist with information about tuition and billing.

Registration Hours

Monday through Friday — 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Registration hours are extended until 7 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays at the beginning of the fall and spring semesters.

  1. Financial Aid 
  2. For information about financial aid, please refer to the Office of Financial Aid. The Graduate Financial Aid webpage provides information filing a FAFSA.
  3. Medical Forms

Matriculated students are required to complete and return the necessary medical forms to the health offices on their respective campuses:

*If you are admitted to the MSN program, please contact your advisor regarding additional medical forms to be completed.

NOTE: You will not be permitted to register for classes until you have received medical clearance.

Student ID Card and Parking

Students attending on-campus classes must have a student ID card and parking sticker. Contact the Office of Public Safety to coordinate obtaining your student ID card and parking permit:

Disability Support Services

If you are requesting accommodations, you must submit a completed Self-Identification Form along with appropriate documentation. For more information, contact the Office of Disability Support Services:

Office of Veteran Services

Fairleigh Dickinson University is committed to serving U.S. veterans, their spouses, and dependents. The knowledgeable, dedicated, and experienced staff in the Office of Veteran Services is available to educate and advise you regarding educational benefits you may have earned as a result of your uniformed service, and how to use those benefits to further your educational goals. 

Library Services

Virtual library services are accessible by visiting:

You can access the online FDU library collections, including e-books and databases, by using your FDU NetID and password.