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Before You Get Here

A lot happens between now and the start of the school year, so we’ve gathered the dates you need to remember into one place.

December 15

Request Roommate

If you are entering for the first-time in January, this is the final day to request a roommate or hall mate. Contact your admission counselor to make the request for the spring semester.

January 11-12

Packing

Make sure you pack what you need for life at BJU. It’s easy to overlook an essential item or two, so we’ve compiled a packing list of things you should consider bringing.

Check-in

We look forward to seeing you at student check-in. Let us know if you could use some help with travel arrangements. Have a safe trip to campus!

March 1

FAFSA & Scholarship/Grant Applications

Complete your FAFSA and all scholarship and grant applications by March 1 for best consideration.

May 1

Reservation Deposit Due

Reservation Deposit Due—once we receive your deposit, we’ll email you your network login and password. You can use these for StudentCentral (BJU’s academic portal)

June 1

FAFSA

Complete your FAFSA by June 1 so you can see your financial aid on your first account statement.

June 19-20 / 26-27

One of the best ways you can prepare for your time at BJU is to attend our summer orientation. It’s a great low-stress environment where you can meet your faculty, schedule your classes and take music auditions early, and so much more. Be sure to make it to summer orientation—it’ll make check-in week a breeze.

June 30

FAFSA

If you live in South Carolina, your FAFSA needs to be completed by June 30 in order to be eligible to receive SC Tuition Grant.

July 14

Request Roommate

Final day to request a roommate or hall mate. Log onto StudentCentral, click “Housing Request” and then complete the form.

Aug. 1

Roommate Assignments

Find out who your roommates are on StudentCentral and connect with them before you arrive.

Aug. 5

Account Statement

Your first account statement is due.

Aug 28-30

Packing

Make sure you pack what you need for life at BJU. It’s easy to overlook an essential item or two, so we’ve compiled a packing list of things you should consider bringing.

Check-in

We look forward to seeing you at student check-in. Let us know if you could use some help with travel arrangements. Have a safe trip to campus!