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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!

Undergraduates: Connect with the class of 2026

Class of 2026 on Facebook: Join our new student page to connect with future Pipers, ask questions, and learn about life at Hamline.

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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.


Undergraduate admitted student checklist

Start checking off your to-do list before your first day of class at Hamline. Apply for financial aid, housing, and more. 

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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.

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Admitted on-campus transfer students

Get information specifically tailored for transfer students, submit your deposit, and learn more about orientation events for incoming students.

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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.

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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.

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.

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First-year orientation

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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Transfer orientation

Transfer students can learn more about mandatory fall and spring orientation, as well as our extended orientation programs such as Access Hamline and New Student Throwdown.

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Start your application

No matter what kind of student you are, you’ll find everything you need to get started with your application.

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It’s easy to get the information you’re looking for. Tell us about yourself and we’ll share all about Hamline.

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Schedule a visit

From on-campus tours to virtual meetings and events, you’re invited to discover what makes Hamline special.

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