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After You've Been Admitted-

International Students.

Next Steps to Enroll in Classes


1) Get Your Student ID Number

You will receive your Student ID Number in your digital and mailed acceptance letter. You can also get your Student ID Number from the Office of Admissions.

2) Follow Instructions on My First Login

Get your NetID and PIN to set up your student email account and access your Student Hub. Please check your MSU Denver student email account regularly for important messages. (Need Assistance? Contact the ITS Helpdesk at 303-352-7548)
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3) Join Your Community

You are invited to join all newly admitted Roadrunners in the online Facebook community group. This is a great way to meet your peers, ask questions, and get involved.

4) Register for New Student Orientation

All new students are required to register for New Student Orientation. Sign up as soon as dates are available to secure your spot.

5) Meet Your Advisor

Set up an appointment with your advisor before selecting classes (required). Find your advisor or make an appointment online. Advisors can meet with you virtually, even before you're on campus.

6) Register for Classes

You can log on to your student hub and register for courses. You can also change and edit your schedule too.

7) Pay Your Tuition

Pay tuition and fees via the Student Hub or at the Cashier’s Office located in the Jordan Student Success Building, Counter 5, by 5 p.m. on the Friday before classes begin. You can complete this step even before you arrive.

8) Books, RTD Pass and Student ID

Visit the Tivoli Station Bookstore and purchase books and supplies as well as get your Student ID card and RTD Pass. Items needed: valid photo ID and a copy of your class schedule.

Transferring College/University Credit


1) Make sure all college/university transcripts are submitted to MSU Denver

If you are speaking with an academic advisor before your official credit evaluation is complete, be prepared with copies of your transcripts to aid your advisor suggesting courses.

Receive Your I-20 and Your F-1 Student Visa


1) Obtain or Transfer your I-20.

Check your MSU Denver student email for a message from International Student Support with instructions on how to obtain or transfer your I-20.

2) Obtain your F-1 Student Visa

*if applicable

• Complete the online visa application (Form DS-160) • Schedule your visa interview appointment at a U.S. Embassy or Consulate • Pay your visa application fee • Attend your visa interview (remember to gather and bring your documents)

3) Register for International Student Orientation

International students are also required to complete International Student Orientation

4) Check in with International Student Support

Check in with International Student Support once you arrive on campus and attend International Student Orientation

Review Other Requirements

  • Access Center: Students with mental health, hearing, visual, physical, chronic health and learning disabilities are encouraged to contact the Access Center

  • Placement Testing: You may be required to take a placement test for math and/or English depending on your incoming test scores or completed college coursework. Take a look at the Office of Testing Services Website for more details.

Roadrunner Card With Wells Fargo Banking Option

Student ID Card 2020You will get your Roadrunner ID Card at orientation, but thanks to our partners at Wells Fargo you can also link it to your Wells Fargo Everyday Checking account for free access to cash at Wells Fargo ATMs nationwide and to make PIN-debit purchases. For your convenience, Wells Fargo offers an ATM located inside the Jordan Student Success Building.  


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