Get Ready -  Your First Year at Utica College


We're glad you've chosen to attend UC! Here's a handy checklist to help you get started. If you have any questions or need more information, please contact us. 


Pay your Deposit

To reserve your spot at Utica College, your $300 enrollment deposit is due May 1, 2018 or 20 days after the official date of your acceptance letter (whichever is later). On-campus housing preference is based on the date you submit your deposit to Utica College. Your full deposit will be put toward your first tuition payment. (Note: enrollment deposits are non-refundable after May 1, 2018.)

Pay Deposit

Activate your BannerWeb and Email Accounts

After you pay your deposit, you can activate your BannerWeb ( and Utica College Email ( accounts by visiting Your username and password will provide you access to both your email and BannerWeb, which is used for accepting financial aid, registering for classes, and other important steps.

Check Your Email Often: You should check your email daily for important updates and helpful information on completing your enrollment.

Accept Financial Aid

You must accept your financial aid award before your funding is applied to your account. Your award can be viewed and accepted through BannerWeb. Detailed instructions and a video tutorial will be sent to your Utica College Email.

Sign Up For Housing

Complete your housing agreement and select your room online at Meet your classmates and potential roommates using MooseMatch and the Class of 2022 Facebook Group. Discounted rate Triple Rooms and themed housing opportunities are available on a first come, first served basis. Preference is based on the date you submit your deposit to Utica College. Housing Agreement and roommate preference are due June 1, 2018.

You can save more than $1250 per year by selecting a triple room.

Register for Classes

Student Success and Completion Navigators will build your schedule based on your selected major. You will be notified in early August when your schedule is complete.


Send Final Transcripts

Utica College must receive your final high school transcript with proof of graduation before you will be able to complete your enrollment. Official documents can be mailed to the Office of Admissions.


College Transcript/Dual Credit/AP Courses

Transfer students and first-year students who have taken courses for college credit must send official transcripts to the Office of Admissions.

Register for Events

We offer a variety of events in the spring open exclusively to accepted students. Check often for a full listing and updates.

Experience UC - Sit in on an actual class in your field and talk with your future professors.

Accepted Student Day - Meet your future classmates and professors, make your deposit, ask questions and learn about next steps.

Regional Receptions - UC will come to you! Keep an eye out to see if UC will be hosting a regional accepted student reception in your area.

Orientation - Please plan to join us for our very popular, very enjoyable Orientation program. It's a great way to kick off your time at UC.

Live Near Manhattan? Sign up for our uPreview Event!

Held in downtown Manhattan on July 14th, 2018, uPreview is an event designed to help our new students complete their enrollment checklist. Meet with representatives from Student Financial Services, Student Success, and Student Living and College Engagement, and interact with new and current students! Sign up after April 1st at

Complete Health Forms

All new students must fill out the Health Information Form and the immunization form – both available online at

Complete forms can be brought with you to Orientation or mailed to:

Utica College Health Center
1600 Burrstone Road
Utica, NY 13502


Health Insurance Waiver

Health insurance coverage is required for all full-time students. If you are currently insured through someone else’s policy, you will need to submit a request online to waive the coverage starting after July 1, 2018. Check your UC email for a message with a direct link to the insurance waiver website.


Pay Your Bill

The first billing statement will be mailed home, and notification that your bill is ready to be viewed online will be sent directly to your Utica College Email Account in early June. You must finalize payment or enroll in a payment plan by July 11, 2018.



After paying your deposit online, you’ll be able to download the official UC Class of 2022 social media cover photo. Update your Facebook and Twitter profiles to share your Pioneer Pride!

We look forward to welcoming you to campus. See you at Orientation!



Office of Admissions
Utica College
1600 Burrstone Road, Utica, NY 13502

315.792.3006 or 1.800.782.8884
(315) 792-3006
1600 Burrstone Road | Utica, NY 13502