Congratulations on your acceptance to Centenary!
We are proud to be able to welcome you. As a new student, you need to fulfill several requirements prior to your arrival. We have compiled a checklist of things you need to do as an incoming student. Please note that failure to complete the following items by the listed due dates may complicate check-in on Move-In-Day, Saturday, August 25, 2018.
Note: If your deposit is submitted after a deadline, please complete the item within two weeks after your deposit.
Advising Days and Class Registration Appointments
Freshmen Students:Appointments available May 15th-May 18th, May 21st-May 24th, and May 29th-May 30th
Sign up online here
Academic Success: ext. 2168, Email Academic Success
Required Placement Tests are for specific majors! Please confirm before signing up for an advising appointment.
Transfer StudentsSchedule an appointment to select your courses.
Office of Transfer Admissions, ext. 2465
Final official high school transcripts are due August 1st. Final official college transcripts (if applicable) are due September 15th.
Send transcript to: Centenary Admissions Office, 400 Jefferson Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Undergraduate Admission Office: ext. 2217
Financial Aid and Paying Your Bill
Click here to check your financial aid or view your bill.
Students should check their bills and financial aid online regularly. Fall bills will be mailed starting June 15.
Have a question or want more information about financial aid?
Financial Aid: Visit CentenaryUniversity.edu/finaid, email us at or call ext. 2350.
Have a question or want more information about your bill?
Student Billing: Visit CentenaryUniversity.edu/billing, email us or call ext. 2245
Educational Opportunity Program Summer Agreement Forms - Due May 1st
Return agreement forms you received in your Summer acceptance packet.
Educational Opportunity Program:
Email Devon Vialva, ext. 2176, or click here to visit the Educational Opportunity Program webpage
International Summer Program Health Forms - Due June 1st
Return health forms and payment for International Summer program
Email Patrick Cassidy, ext. 2278
STEP Ahead Packet - Due June 15th
Complete and return the STEP Ahead packet
Disability Services Office:
Email Michelle Meyer or call ext. 2251
Housing Preference Form (if residing on campus) - Due July 30th
Complete the housing preference form here
ext. 3950, Email Residence Life
If you require housing accommodations, you must complete the Housing Accommodations Application and return it to Michelle Meyer in Disability Services by June 30th. The form can be found at the Disability Services website.
AP/IB Test Scores - Due August 1st
AP/IB testing scores should be sent to:
400 Jefferson Street, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
Undergraduate Admission Office: Email Undergraduate Admission Office, ext. 2217
NCAA Athletic Medical Packet
(if participating in DIII Athletics) - Due August 5th
Note: Physical exams MUST OCCUR AFTER July 1st, 2017 in order to meet NCAA Compliance.
Head Athletic Trainer: Email Dana Baffuto, ext. 2190