Next Steps for Accepted Students

NOW

Meet your classmates on Facebook today!

Start connecting with your fellow accepted students (and future best friends) on our private Class of 2019 Facebook group!

Submit Your Enrollment Deposit

Want to secure your spot in the Class of 2019? Submit your enrollment deposit today! Please be advised that after May 1, if you have not submitted your enrollment deposit, we may not be able to accommodate you in terms of admission, financial aid, or housing.


Upcoming Events

April 11

Accepted Student Open House (1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.)
An opportunity to visit us one more time and learn more about our financial aid programs, academic majors, and life at Fisher. You will also have then chance to speak with faculty, meet other accepted students, visit the bookstore, and take a tour of campus.

» Register for the April 11 Accepted Student Open House!


Upcoming Dates and Deadlines

January 25 Thru April 16

Experience an Overnight Visit!

Overnight Visits are available Sunday through Thursday evenings, January 25 - April 16 and are a great way to get a feel for living at Fisher. » Register for an Overnight Visit!

Late March

Check your mailboxes for a Financial Aid package from us! » Learn More About Financial Aid

Early April

Receive your Enrollment Checklist!

If you’ve paid your enrollment deposit, you will soon receive a link to the Freshman Enrollment Checklist that will include information about course selection for your first semester, housing, and other general information to get you started at Fisher. It will also include information about Great Beginnings, the first of Fisher's orientation programs, where you will meet with faculty, staff, and other members of the Class of 2019.

May 1

If your enrollment deposit is paid by May 1, congratulations, you have secured your place in the Class of 2019! Please be advised that after May 1, we may not be able to accommodate you in terms of admission, financial aid, or housing. » Pay Your Deposit Online

Mid June

Online housing applications due.

Late June

You've graduated high school, congratulations! Please remember to make arrangements to have your final high school transcript sent to Fisher.

Mid July

Attend a Great Beginnings Summer Orientation session.

Late July

Your fall tuition bill will be due.

Early August

Knock, knock – who's your roommate? Housing/roommate assignments will be sent to you a few weeks before Orientation.

September 5

Welcome to Fisher! Fall Orientation Program begins. Move into your residence hall and get settled. You will receive an assigned move-in time, and the College will host a family lunch in the afternoon. Visit the Orientation website for more information!

September 8

Set your alarm, classes start at 8:00 a.m.!

Meet Students & Faculty

Meet some of our students and faculty, and hear directly from them what a Fisher education is all about.

Dr. Whitney Rapp

Associate Professor, School of Education

Dr. Rapp came to Fisher full-time in 2002 after serving as an adjunct instructor in 2001. She was immediately attracted to the collaborative, close-knit community here, and was impressed by how well the faculty and staff across campus knew each other, worked together, and how well they knew the students.

She calls Fisher a "nurturing place to be a faculty member," having found many opportunities to collaborate with colleagues as well as opportunities to continually improve and develop new courses, programs, and teaching methods.

Having had many students stay in her mind through the years, she recalls one student in particular who questioned things in a way that no student had questioned her before. Those questions challenged her to articulate her own experiences and the evolution of her dedication to full inclusion of all students.

"My job was not to change his mind or tell him my way was right, but to offer him a new perspective to consider. He was open to that new perspective and considered it deeply. We are both better teachers for it."

Rapp is continually awed by the endeavors and accomplishments of the education students, noting that Fisher is a place for students to get involved, be challenged, and grow.

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