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Enrollment Checklist

Enrollment Checklist

Enrollment Checklist for Entering Freshmen.

  • For Admission

    For admission: Submit the undergraduate application, the $25 application fee, and any required documents to Undergraduate Admissions by May 1 for priority consideration.

  • For Financial Aid

    The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is now open for 2020-2021 academic year.  This year's FAFSA is based on Family/Student income for the 2018 tax year.  Be sure to include our federal school code, 003765.  You can complete the application one of the following ways:

  • For Scholarships

    For scholarships: The scholarship application is located at .

  • Freshman Enrollment Deposit

    Freshman Enrollment Deposit: Once admitted, submit a $100 nonrefundable freshman enrollment deposit.

  • For Housing

    For housing: Complete the residence hall housing contract at  and submit the $300 non-refundable housing application fee and prepayment to Housing and Residential Communities. Important dates and details about the housing application are available at  

  • For Orientation

    For orientation: 

    Orientation is required for all incoming freshmen and transfer students.  The fee for orientation is $100. This fee is non-refundable and must be paid prior to reserving your orientation date.    

    Navigate to MyNSU to access the link to set-up your NSU email account. Upon completion, please click the Spartan Self-Service tab within MyNSU to pay the required non-refundable deposits.  

    Within 24-hours after you have made your payment, you will receive a confirmation email with the NSU New Student Orientation registration link. 

    If you experience trouble paying online, payments are also accepted by calling Norfolk State University's Cashier Office.  Please call 757-823-8545 for assistance. 

    Course registration is a part of New Student Orientation and you will communicate with an advisor after completion of your Virtual New Student Orientation Module.

  • For Health Services

    For health services: Submit the health and immunization forms to the Spartan Student Health Center at