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January Orientation
  • January orientation is a time for new first year and transfer students to learn more about Capital's academic and student services, meet faculty and staff, create or adjust your spring schedule, and be prepared to start classes on Monday, January 7, 2013.

    Remember you're not joining Capital University - you are joining the Cap Family.


    » Register online for January Orientation.  (limit two guests)

  • Orientation Schedule and Details

    Download the tentative schedule (PDF)

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Visit our Orientation FAQ to get answers to the most common questions about fall orientation, excursions, billing, housing, and financial aid. If you don't find the answer there, you can always contact us at orientation@capital.edu or call us at 614-236-6901

    New Student Checklist

    We are so glad you decided to become a part of the Capital University family. Please use our orientation preparation checklist to help you take your next steps.  

  • There are a few things you need to do before you get here for Orientation.

    For Winter Orientation

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    Complete the Required Forms for Incoming Students.

    This includes your health and wellness forms, emergency contact form, and housing forms.

    Get Your IT Information in Order

    Before orientation, you need to retrieve your IT account information. We will send your PIN to the email account you provided during the admissions process, and then you can follow the user account retrieval process (PDF) to get your username, ID number, and temporary password. Make sure you immediately change your password once you're done.

    If you have questions you can call the Information Technology Help Desk at 614-236-6508.

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    Check Out Your eBill (Starting in Mid-December)

    You’ll receive a notification via your Capital University email when your electronic billing statement is available. Statements are updated weekly. If you have questions about your eBill, please call Student Accounts at 236-6123.

    » Download instructions for accessing your eBill (PDF)
    » View a sample 1098T Form (PDF)
    » View a sample Title IV Authorization (PDF)