All new MSUM students, including freshman, transfers, returning, special and offsite or online students, will need to complete and/or be aware of the following items to make a successful transition into MSUM!
If you applied for admissions or housing online at MSUM and/or have taken courses at another Minnesota State College and University, you have already activated your StarID. If you do not know or do not remember your StarID username or password, please go to our StarID information page for further assistance.
Please check out the Office of Scholarship & Financial Aid in order to assist you in determining your financial aid eligibility as well as keeping you up to date on application dates, priority deadlines and other helpful information.
Register for New Student Orientation.
Contact the Academic Support Center
Enroll in your desired courses utilizing the tutorial to assist you.
Please refer to the applicable
contact person below according to your desired major. These individuals will
assist you in choosing your courses. Please utilize the tutorial to assist you
in enrolling in these courses.
If you plan to live and/or have a meal plan on campus, you will need to fill out the MSUM Housing and Dining Contract.
Helpful hint: If you plan to participate in a Learning Community, this will dictate your building preference on the Housing and Dining Contract. However, the Learning Community application is a separate and needs to be complete in addition to the Housing and Dining contract.
A Dragon Mail account is created for you when you are admitted into MSUM. You will use your StarID username and password log-in to your account.
All newly admitted students must complete the Immunization form using your StarID and Password.
To maintain your class registration and not be dropped from your courses, you are required to make a financial commitment to the university 15 days before the start of the semester.
All new and incoming students are required to complete Personal Empowerment Through Self Awareness which is a training course covering sexual violence and sexual harassment. The course must be completed within the first 10 business days of enrollment at MSUM. Please use the tutorial to assist you in locating the course on D2L Brightspace.
Purchase textbooks from the Bookstore using your class schedule.
If you plan to have a vehicle and park on campus you will need a parking permit. You will use your StarID username and password to register.
Opt-in to MSUM’s emergency notification system using your StarID username and password.
Please contact the Disability Resource Center if you have a documented disability that requires special accommodations as an enrolled student.
Check out what the Veteran’s Resource Center has to offer our veterans and service members.