We know things are uncertain right now, and we know that has affected your last year
of high school. Please know that the Alverno Admissions and Financial Aid Teams are
here for you as you complete these final months of your senior year and look to a
new future. We hope that future is here at Alverno. We want to you to join us this
fall and embrace the full Alverno experience. We also want you to start meeting future
classmates and current students in our ZeeMee community. You can download the app, and start connecting! You also can connect with us! You can ask us ANY questions.
Text us at the numbers below.
~ Your admissions counselors: Alexis (414-333-2746), Sophia (414-333-2217) and Martha
ADMITTED STUDENT DAY:
Admitted students for Fall 2020 are invited to attend an Admitted Student Day.
File the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).If you haven't done so already,file the FAFSA. We recommend that all students complete the application regardless of whether or
not you intend to take out loans. The information you provide determines your federal
aid eligibility, and it also helps us to determine your eligibility for aid from Alverno.
The Alverno aid is need-based and is separate from the merit-based scholarships.
You can expect to receive your financial aid offer within two weeks of completing
your FAFSA. After you receive your offer, please schedule a meeting with a financial
aid counselor through out online schedule system: Financial Aid Meetings - Schedule your appointment! All appointments will be done by phone or virtually through April. You can call 414-382-6262
or email email@example.com to schedule an appointment as well.
Activate your Alverno account.Your username and temporary password was attached to the Next Steps booklet with your
acceptance packet. Visitalverno.edu/passwordresetto enroll into the system and to reset your password. This username and password gives
you access to your email, our housing application system and other campus resources.
Access your Alverno Email.Your email account is through Office 365. Visitstudent.alverno.eduand enter your Alverno email address, which was included in your Next Steps booklet
with your acceptance packet. You will begin receiving important information to this
Becoming an Alverno student:
Learn more about our bypass exams. Save money and time by successfully completing assessments that allow you to bypass
some introductory courses. OurAssessment and Outreach Center is your go-to spot for all of our bypass assessments.
Apply for housing.We encourage our first-year students to live on campus. Our 2020-2021 housing application
is open! Visitalverno.edu/reslife for to get started.
Prepare for Student Orientation and Registration (SOAR).Once you pay your enrollment deposit, you can sign up to attend SOAR. This is a required event for all incoming students. During this time, you will register
for your first semester classes.
Register for a summer math course. Check with your admissions counselor to see if you are eligible to get a jump start
on your math course requirement. Learn more about the class here: Quantitative Learning Summer 2020
Before classes begin:
Submit your final transcripts.An official, final transcript that includes your high school graduation date must
be submitted to the Admissions office in a sealed envelope from your high school or
sent through an electric provider.
Accept your federal loans.If you are taking out federal loans, you need to accept, decrease or decline your
loans atstudentloans.gov. You also should complete the Master Promissory Note and the Entrance Counseling.
Sign your Educational Loan Agreement.Alverno requires all students to sign an Educational Loan Agreement (ELA) to acknowledge
their financial obligations before the semester begins. You will complete this step
at SOAR. If you have questions, contact Student Accounts firstname.lastname@example.org 414-382-6262.