Congratulations on your acceptance to Meredith College. Below are next steps that will ensure a successful transition. We look forward to welcoming you to Meredith!
Visiting campus is the best way to experience Meredith. Speak with faculty, observe a class, talk with current students, and speak with your admission counselor if you haven’t already done so.
Scholarships and Financial Assistance
Meredith's Office of Financial Assistance coordinates over $50 million annually in merit and need-based awards. Our financial assistance staff is here to help you find ways to make college affordable. All students are encouraged to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for access to Meredith, state, and federal assistance options. Students transferring to Meredith College may be eligible for a variety of transfer scholarships.
Reserve Your Space
Officially reserve your space for Spring or Fall 2019 by submitting your $300 non-refundable deposit (plus a $5 processing fee for online payments).
Deposits for Spring 2019 should be submitted by December 1.
Deposits for Fall 2019 should be submitted by May 1 – National Reply Date.
You can make a secure online payment through PayPal or by mailing a check or money order to the Office of Admissions, 3800 Hillsborough Street, Raleigh, NC 27607-5298. Cash is also accepted.
Review the Enrollment Handbook
You’ll find important information about housing, advising and course registration, and campus life in your enrollment handbook, which is mailed at the time of admission. For students beginning in January, you’ll find this information in the 2019 Spring Enrollment Handbook. For students beginning Meredith in May or August, you’ll find this information in the 2019 Fall Enrollment Handbook. Your timely submission of the required documents will ensure a smooth transition to Meredith.
Complete your Academic Records
Upon completion of the semester, request that your official college transcript be sent to the Office of Admissions. Also, please be sure to submit official AP/IB scores if applicable.
Attend New Student Orientation
After reserving your space for enrollment, mark your calendar for New Student Orientation. This multi-day event takes place prior to the first day of classes and includes important meetings with faculty and student advisors, opportunities to learn about campus resources, and events to help new students engage in the campus community.