Admitted Student Resources
Make the most of your Hamline experience
Congratulations—you’ve been admitted to Hamline University! Our goal is to provide all admitted undergraduate and graduate students with quick and easy access to the pages and information they need to complete the admission and orientation process.
Check out the customized resources organized by student type below. If you have questions that aren’t addressed here, be sure to contact your admission counselor. We are happy to help answer all of your questions and are eager to welcome you to Hamline!
Submit your deposit to confirm your enrollment by May 1
The non-refundable $400 deposit credits toward your first-semester tuition and is NOT a separate fee. Use your application account information to log in and submit your deposit.
Admitted first-year students
New undergraduate students can learn how to submit their deposits, apply for financial aid, attend orientation, and get a head start on becoming a Piper.
Admitted on-campus transfer students
Get information specifically tailored for transfer students, submit your deposit, and learn more about orientation events for incoming students.
Admitted online bachelor’s degree completion students
Register for courses with the help of your Online Navigator, apply for financial aid, sign up for orientation, and more.
Admitted international students
See what you need to do as an international student. Submit your deposit and learn more about orientation, visa requirements, and traveling to the US.
Essential resources for new students
Congratulations—you’ve been accepted to Hamline University! You’re sure to have questions and concerns during this transition, and Hamline is here to help. Use the links below to navigate through our site and find all the information you need.
Residence halls, apartments, and houses are more than just places to eat and sleep—they're culturally rich living and learning environments where students focus on academic success, leadership and involvement, diversity, and community. Live on campus and broaden your horizons, gain independence, make lasting connections, and get involved in the Hamline social scene. Learn more about housing and residential life.
Hamline campus dining is a large part of your college experience. Our goal is to make your dining experience the best it can be by providing good, nutritious food in a relaxed atmosphere. We also strive to deliver superior service each day. There are a variety of meal plans to suit any appetite. Meal plans are also available to commuter students. Explore our dining services and meal plans.
The main Hamline campus sits in the midst of a quiet, residential neighborhood between Minneapolis and Saint Paul and is known for its community-mindedness and diversity. Learn about our neighborhood.
Sign up for orientation to register for classes
Students entering Hamline University as a first-year student or transfer student may register for classes during the summer orientation program, also known as SOAR (Summer Orientation and Registration). Please select your student status below to register for the appropriate orientation program.
Graduate students can contact their school for registration details.
Summer orientation and registration (SOAR) and fall orientation are the two mandatory orientation programs for incoming first-year students. Registration opens in late spring for fall 2023 first-year students.
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No matter what kind of student you are, you’ll find everything you need to get started with your application.
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