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  • Freshman Registration and Family Orientation

    Freshman Registration and Family Orientation 2015 dates are June: 8, 15, 17, 19, 22, 23, 24, 29, 30

    Student attendance is required at one of the dates. Date sign-up will occur on a first-come, first-served basis. Sign-up has not begun. Please read through the Frequently Asked Questions below for more information. 

    If you have additional questions after receiving the mailed Freshman Registration and Family Orientation packet, please feel free to contact our office. 

    Frequently Asked Questions:

    When will I be able to sign up for a Freshman Registration & Family Orientation date?

    You will be able to sign-up for a date after you receive the Freshman Registration packet from us in the mail. We expect to mail this packet to all students who have submitted the $100 enrollment deposit by May. If you have a certain date you would like to attend, sign-up as soon as you receive the packet in the mail. Dates will close once they reach the maximum students we can accommodate, and date sign-up occurs on a first-come, first-served basis. Please keep several dates in June open on your schedule to attend Freshman Registration. Freshman Registration & Family Orientation is a full-day event, and you will be required to stay until the end of the event (approx. 4:30 p.m.). 

    Now is a good time to verify that we have your correct mailing address. Please login to your WINGS Student Center to verify your mailing address. If you have lost your access information to login to WINGS, please reset your password

    What if I cannot attend Freshman Registration and Family Orientation?

    Attending Freshman Registration and Family Orientation is required. Please arrange your schedule so that you sign-up as soon as you receive the mailed packet. This will offer you the largest selection of dates. 

    How do I sign up for Placement Testing?

    We will mail Placement Testing information to you in February with the La Crosse Talk newsletter. Please sign-up for a Placement Testing date as soon as you receive the information. To make sure we receive your scores in time for Freshman Registration and Family Orientation, take the Regional Placement Tests by June 1.

    What if my family members cannot attend with me?

    While we welcome family members to this event, only you (the student) are required to attend.

    How do I prepare for Freshman Registration and Family Orientation?

    You do not need to prepare yet. You will prepare for the day by reading through all of the materials we mail you regarding Freshman Registration and Family Orientation.