Early Registration - June 16-17, 2017
When is Early Registration?
June 16-17, 2017. Class registration will be held on Saturday, June 17th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. [schedule]
Why should I come to Early Registration?
Early Registration is a fun and exciting time for you and your family. Students, you will get to meet your incoming classmates, register for classes, get your student ID, listen to an extremely funny speaker, and just have fun. Parents, you will be able to get all your questions about JBU answered, meet other parents, and get an overall great feeling about sending your student to JBU.
What is Pre-Registration Paperwork, and why should I complete it?
Pre-Registration Paperwork is a way to speed up the registration process when you come to Early Registration. It allows you to fill out much of the information that you will otherwise need to complete when you arrive. By submitting Pre-Registration Paperwork, you'll be able to bypass the lines and sign up for your classes sooner. Complete your Pre-Registration Paperwork.
Where will I stay during Early Registration?
Students will be paired with other students in Walker and J. Alvin Hall. Parents you can also stay on campus in the North Slope Apartments or in a Residence Hall.
Can my siblings attend?
Yes, siblings are welcome to attend. They will be housed with your parents in the North Slope Apartments or a Residence Hall.
What is the cost of Early Registration?
The cost is $50 per person. This will cover the 3 meals and the overnight stay. If you are not going to stay on campus, there is an option on the sign up page to only pay for the things you will attend.
Do I have to stay on campus?
No. But it is recommended that all students stay on campus.
What do I need to bring?
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Do I need to bring bedding and towels?
No. Bedding and towels will be provided for everyone.
If I choose not stay on campus where can I stay?
Check the local accommodations page for places to stay off campus.
Can I be picked up from the airport?
Yes. Limited transportation is available to/from Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA) and from Tulsa International Airport (TUL).
What kind of clothes do I need to wear?
Early Registration is a casual event, so wear comfortable, casual clothes.
Who is the speaker?
How do I register for classes?
We have planned a Department Orientation time on Friday from 4:00-6:00pm and the Advising Time on Saturday morning from 10:00am-2:00pm. You will register for your classes with your Advisor during your assigned time on Saturday.
If registration is from 10:30 am to 2:00 p.m., how do I find out my registration time?
Registration times are based on your deposit date. You will find out your exact time when you arrive on Friday.
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