First-Year Student Checklist

First-Year Student Checklist

First-Year Student Checklist


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



To reserve your spot at Utica College, your $300 enrollment deposit is due as soon as possible. On-campus housing preference is based on the date you submit your deposit to Utica University.

Your full deposit will be put toward your first tuition payment.

It is fast, easy and secure to pay your enrollment deposit online at

Pay Deposit

STEP 2: Activate your BannerWeb and Email Accounts

Activate your BannerWeb and Utica University 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 for important updates and information on completing your enrollment.

STEP 3: Send Final High School Transcripts

Utica University 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 directly to the Office of Admissions.


STEP 4: Download the Navigate App

Utica University's Navigate App is your personalized resource for information on next steps. You'll find the rest of your to-do list there, so don't skip this important step!

You can find the app in the Apple App Store and GooglePlay. Look for: Navigate Student. Access it at the link below:


STEP 5: Follow us on social media.

After paying your deposit online, be sure to follow Utica University Admissions on social media. It's a great way to stay up to date with all the latest Utica news.
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Contact Us

Office of Admissions

Office of Admissions

Utica University
1600 Burrstone Road, Utica, NY 13502
315.792.3006 or 1.800.782.8884

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