Deadlines and Timelines

October 1, 2016

  • FAFSA opens for submission

February 1, 2017

  • University forms open for submission

March 15, 2017

  • FAFSA Priority filing deadline

April 1, 2017​

  • New student athletes must have a sports physical completed by an MD or DO only. Physicals must be completed after April 1, 2017, to be valid for the 2017-18 academic year.

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, 2017, for clearance to participate in the 2017-18 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​

  • Braves Camp 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