Keene State College

Admissions

1-800-572-1909

Kendra Bonaccorsi

“I transferred here after two years at another school. At Keene State, I was finally able to experience the growth that I think college is about. At Keene State, they care about you. And students really do have a say in what goes on here.”

– Kendra Bonaccorsi, Film Studies

Students Admitted for Fall 2014

Congratulations on your acceptance to Keene State! You are in!

Here are the most important things you need to do:

  1. 1

    Sign Up:

    Come to an Information Session to hear more about Keene State and decide if you want to enroll (we hope you do!).

    Visit Campus
  2. 2

    Pay Up (No later than May 1, 2014):

    Payment of the enrollment fee and housing deposit confirms your commitment to enroll and to live on campus. All freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus. Although junior and senior transfer students are not guaranteed housing, we reserve a number of spaces for transfer students and prioritize transfer assignments based on academic credits. The Residential Life and Housing staff will have more information about transfer space available after June 1st.

    Pay Enrollment Fee

    Deadline for payment is May 1, 2014

  3. 3

    Show Up

    Move-In Day for new students is Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.

In the meantime:

Send us your final high-school or college transcript (required)

If you are enrolled in high school or college, it is a condition of your admission to Keene State College that you will maintain satisfactory grades the remainder of your semester/year. You must provide the Admissions Office with a final high school or college transcript by July 15, 2014, for our review. Keene State College reserves the right to revoke your admission if you do not complete your coursework at the same level of achievement as at the time of acceptance.

Please ask your high school guidance counselor to send your final transcript to:

Keene State College
229 Main St
Keene, NH 03435
1-800-KSC-1909

Important dates for new students

February 2014 Check the admissions web site to register for Admitted Student Days, Admissions.keene.edu/visit-us
March 1 Preferred deadline to file FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
May 1 Deadline for enrollment fee and housing deposit. Both are nonrefundable. (link to Pay enrollment fee and housing deposit) Beginning early May Health Services physical examinations are required for all students. Download the form at www.keene.edu/chw/newstu.cfm. These forms are due by July 1 for fall admittance. Any student who fails to meet this requirement will have a hold placed on his or her student account and will not be able to register for classes until the form is received.
Mid –July Fall 2014 tuition bills are available on MyKSC. KSC does electronic billing only. Paper bills will not be mailed.
August Housing assignments are mailed
August 2 Deadline to pay Fall 2014 tuition and fees
August 20 Opening Day and Orientation for first-year students
August 21 New Student Convocation
August 25 First day of classes
September 19–21 Parent/Family Weekend

These dates are subject to change. For up-to-date information, check admissions.keene.edu, or call 603–358–2276.

Fall New Student Orientation

To learn more about New Student Orientation visit http://www.keene.edu/admissions/orientation/

Fill out Health forms

All new and transfer students are required to complete the following health forms:

  • Comprehensive Student Health Form
  • Immunization Form
  • Tuberculosis Screening Form
  • Physical Form

These are necessary to satisfy Keene State College Pre-entrance Requirements and the American College Health Association Pre-matriculation Immunization Recommendations.

Health Forms

Change your major

On your application for admission, you designated an educational goal that serves for now as your intended major.

Has your educational goal/intended major changed since you applied to Keene State College? At KSC, it’s okay to change your mind, but please let us know. To request a change, please e-mail the Admissions Office, including your name and student ID# by June 2, 2014. .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

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Resources and Links for Admitted Students

The following online resources will help answer common questions about finances, housing and dining, campus facilities, student services, and other aspects of student life at Keene State.