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You did it! The hard work of applying to colleges is over. Now all that's left are a few follow-up tasks; then you can relax and enjoy the rest of your senior year knowing you're right on track to start college next fall. Here's what to do:

1.  Apply For Financial Aid

Submit your FAFSA and explore outside scholarships.


Have questions about your financial aid award letter?
Call us at 440-826-2222

Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

2.  Secure Your Spot in the Class

Pay your New Student Fee Online or mail your Enrollment Agreement. (The New Student Fee is $200 and is refundable prior to May 1)

3.  Get Connected to Real Life - BW Style

Sign up for our admitted student Facebook group and read our current student blogs to get an in-depth view of college life!

Want more? See where your future classmates are coming from or follow us on any of our social media to stay up to date on what you need to know!

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4.  Ready to enroll at BW?  There are a few things you still need to do! (and they shouldn't take more than 15 minutes)

Once you have paid your New Student Fee...

Step 1   Set up your BW network account. Please go to myaccount.bw.edu and confirm your identity. Please read the questions carefully. You will need your BW Student ID number (sent to you in the letter confirming your new student fee.) You will receive a username and password and your BW email will be displayed. Watch this short video that walks you through the site!
Step 2   Complete the Orientation forms. Please go to webexpress.bw.edu. Using your BW network account information, click on the Orientation link. Please complete ALL forms including:
  Bullet   New Student Orientation registration - Select the date you would like to attend. Orientation is mandatory for all first-year students.
  Bullet   Class Schedule Preference form - Please tells us your class preferences so we can prepare a schedule for you. You will meet with an academic advisor during Orientation to review your schedule.
  Bullet   Resident/Commuter forms - Complete the housing application. For requests to live at home, file the Residency Exemption Application
Questions or forget your Student ID number?

Please contact the Office of Admission at
(440) 826-2222 or email at admission@bw.edu

IMPORTANT: All forms are reviewed in the order of the date received. The sooner you complete your forms, the sooner you will receive confirmation of your orientation date.