Deadlines and Timelines

October 1, 2016
  • FAFSA opens for submission
February 20, 2017
  • University forms open for submission
March 15, 2017
  • FAFSA Priority filing deadline
June 1, 2017
  • 12 month payment plan begins
  • Have your official high school and/or college transcripts sent to Ottawa University
June 15, 2017
  • AlcoholEdu and Haven opens for submission
July 1, 2017
  • Housing assignments will be available on the MyOttawa portal after 5 p.m.
  • Estimated course and fee statement is available
  • 11 month payment plan begins
August 1, 2017
  • 10 month payment plan begins
  • All athletes need to complete the Newcomer Athlete Procedures by August 1, 2016, for clearance to participate in the 2016-17 year.
August 5, 2017
  • Students are required to have a plan in place with the University to finance their college education. This means that all financial aid documents must be completed by that day. In addition, if there is a balance due, the University must be notified of how that will be handled.
Second Week of August - TBD
  • Fall Student-Athlete Move-in (men's and women's soccer, women's volleyball, and NEW football players)
August 16, 2017
  • New Student Registration will take place. This is mandatory for all incoming (First Year & Transfer) students.
August 16-20
  • New Student Orientation Program. All students are required to attend. Events will run from 8 a.m. – 10 p.m. most days.
August 21
  • First Day of Classes