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Information for Admitted and Deposited Students

Admitted Student Information — for students who have not yet deposited at MacMurray College

Congratulations on your admission to MacMurray College! As you narrow your college choices, here are the next steps to take to become a MacMurray College Highlander.

  1. Submit your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) beginning on October 1. Visit and add MacMurray College by using the code 001717. MacMurray College encourages Illinois residences to submit their FAFSA by November 1.
  2. Search and apply for outside/private scholarships. Visit websites such as or Students are encouraged to check with their high school counseling office, parents' work, and local community foundations.
  3. Complete and return your Scholarships Acceptance Form (enclosed in your admit packet) along with your $200 enrollment deposit by May 1. Students may submit a check (payable to MacMurray College) or contact the Office of Admissions at 217-479-7056 to pay by credit card. Enrollment deposits are non-refundable after May 1.
  4. Schedule your campus visit. Campus visits are available Monday through Friday with tours at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. You may register for a visit online at or by contacting the Office of Admissions at 217-479-7056.

Deposited Student Information — for students who have deposited at MacMurray College

Congratulations on choosing to attend MacMurray College! We are so excited to have you join the MacMurray Family — the #MacFam. Here are some things you need to do prior to arriving at campus in August.

  1. Complete the items above.
  2. Deposited students will receive a Deposit Packet beginning in March. This packet includes your housing application, pre-advising questionnaire, health forms, and other important information for your enrollment. Students should complete these items and return them to the Office of Admissions as soon as possible.
  3. First-year Students: Register for Highlander Orientation! Highlander Orientation is for new, first-year students only. During orientation, you'll meet your fellow classmates, learn more about being a Highlander, and finalize your fall class schedule with an academic advisor.
    Transfer Students: Schedule your academic advising appointment by contacting your transfer counselor, Taylor Littig, at 217-479-7060 or via email.
  4. Submit all financial aid documents by June 1. This includes federal loan entrance counseling, financial aid acceptance form, and payment plan options.
  5. Make a plan to pay your tuition bill. The fall semester tuition bill is due August 1. One-Stop Student Services will be mailing tuition bills mid-June.
  6. Welcome Weekend and Move-in Day begins August 25, 2017. More information will be available in June.

For a complete list of requirements for enrollment, please review the Enrollment Checklist.