Congratulations on your admission to Drexel University. Once you decide that Drexel is the next stop on your educational journey, please refer to this page as you prepare for your start.
Confirm Your Enrollment
Confirm your intent to enroll and submit your tuition deposit through the Discover Drexel portal.
Review Your New Student Checklist
Once you've received confirmation from Drexel that your tuition deposit has been processed, you may continue the enrollment process. We compiled this list to help you prepare for your time as a Dragon to begin.
- Complete the FAFSA
If you have not already done so, be sure to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), using Drexel's school code (003256). You should reapply every year by February 15.
- Complete any outstanding financial aid requirements
Confirmed and continuing students can check their status on DrexelOne.
- Resolve any questions or issues regarding your bill
Detailed billing information can be found on Drexel Central's Billing website.
- Contact an advisor in your program's department (if you have further questions)
If you choose to confirm your enrollment, your academic advisor will assist you with course selection and registration (once opened). Visit Drexel Central's Advising page to locate your advisor.
- Pick up your computer accounts
As a Drexel student, you are entitled to computer accounts, such as email and DrexelOne. You must check DrexelOne regularly for important updates regarding placement tests and your tuition bill. Visit Drexel's Information Technology (IT) New Accounts page to pick up your accounts.
- Review Drexel's computer and software recommendations
View them on IT's Computers and Software website.
- Pick up your DragonCard University ID
Once you have registered for your classes, you are eligible for the DragonCard, which you will need to access certain buildings on campus. Visit the DragonCard Office located in Room 124 of the Creese Student Center on the University City Campus or in Room 1603 of the New College Building on the Center City Campus to have your ID photo taken. You must show a valid state-issued ID (driver's license or passport). Visit the DragonCard website for more information.
- Notify Disability Resources
If you have any physical or learning disabilities. Drexel University is committed to providing equal access to its programs and services to qualified students. Visit the Disability Resources website for more information.
- Forward your final transcripts to Drexel
Final transcripts are due at least two weeks prior to the beginning of the term. Please mail to:
PO Box 34789
Philadelphia, PA 19101
You can also submit transcripts via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.