New Student To-Do List


New Student Checklist

AP/IB and Transfer Credit

  • If you took AP/IB classes or have other transfer credit, make sure you have sent a request for your scores to be sent to Mines. 
  • For information on transferring AP/IB credits, click here. For help, contact
  • After all transcripts are received, your record will be updated and you will be placed in the correct courses based on AP/IB scores.

Important Dates

  • Launch (Click here for more information)
  • Oredigger Camp Registration Deadline (Click here to register)
  • Immunization Requirements
  • Student Health Insurance Plan and waiver- opens August 1 (click here for more information)
  • Oredigger Camp Sessions: July 29–July 31, July 31–August 2, and August 13–August 15
  • August 13 – Residence Hall Move In for International and Themed Learning Community Students
  • August 15 – Residence Hall Move In for all students  
  • August 15 – 18 – Fall Kickoff (Required for all first-year students)
  • August 15 – Convocation 4pm Lockridge Arena (Families welcome and BBQ to follow)
  • August 19 – First Day of Classes
  • September 4 – Census Day (last day to make changes to your schedule)
  • See the  Academic Calendar for more important dates!