Summer Steps

The Plymouth State community is anticipating your arrival in late August–just a few quick months away. We’ve created a shortlist of the items that will help to ensure a smooth transition.

June

ACTIVATE YOUR E-MAIL
Before you arrive and throughout your time at PSU, we’ll begin sending all school-related communication to this account. Activate your my.Plymouth e-mail account by visiting my.plymouth.edu after receiving your login credentials. If you have questions about accessing or activating your e-mail, call (603) 535-2929.

COMPLETE YOUR HOUSING APPLICATION FORM
Fill out your housing application or file as a commuter at plymouth.edu/reslife. This must be completed by July 1.

SIGN UP FOR ORIENTATION
Sign up for June Orientation at plymouth.edu/orientation.

COMPLETE THE MATH PLACEMENT ASSESSMENT
Complete the assessment here.

REGISTER FOR CLASSES
Register for 15–17 credits worth of classes; this is typically 4–5 courses. Register here.

July

CREATE A PAYMENT PLAN
Ensure a plan is in place to pay your first tuition bill, which will be available to view on myPlymouth on July 6 and is due by August 3.

SUBMIT FINAL TRANSCRIPTS
As required for admission, submit final official transcripts to admissions@plymouth.edu.

  • Ensure that your AP/IB credits are applied
  • If you are unsure or have not submitted them please e-mail admissions@plymouth.edu.

COMPLETE THE HEALTH SERVICES FORMS
Available here.

SUBMIT YOUR STUDENT PHOTO ID
Submit a photo for your Student ID at campus.plymouth.edu/ids. The ID will be available after you attend Orientation.

PURCHASE YOUR PARKING PERMIT
Available beginning July 16 and can be purchased here.

August

PLAN FOR PANTHER DAYS
Panther Days, August 23–26, are filled with opportunities to meet other students, learn about opportunities on campus, and explore academic activities. More information can be found here.

COMPLETE REQUIRED MODULES
Consent & Respect, Alcohol and Drug Prevention Modules: Alcohol-Wise and Marijuana-Wise, and Focus 2 are among the online modules that will prepare you for campus life.

LOOK FOR ON-CAMPUS WORK
Contact various departments on-campus about employment positions available for the fall semester.

PURCHASE TEXTBOOKS
Find what your courses require on your my.Plymouth.edu account under the myCourses tab.

SIGN UP FOR EMERGENCY ALERTS
Register for the text alert system here.