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NWU New Families Blog

NWU New Families Blog


by Erin Hoffman and Derrick Gulley, Jr. 


by Meghan Winchell 

The Archway Seminar (AWS) will prepare your student for new academic challenges. It’s their first-semester course on succeeding in college. 

Celebrate NWU

Help us celebrate our newest Prairie Wolves on social media by posting your pics on Wednesday, May 1. Here’s how your student can celebrate with us: 

Dates to Remember: 

May 9-June 6 
New Student Registration 

June 7 or June 10 
New Student Orientation 

June 15 
Housing preference form updates and roommate requests due 

June 15 
Housing-related ADA accommodation requests due 

August 19 
International student arrivals 

August 20 
New International Student Orientation 

August 21 
Move-in Day 

August 21-25 
Prairie Wolves Welcome 

August 26 
First day of classes