Spring Checklist | Capital University


  • Congratulations on your academic acceptance for Spring 2018!

    Now it’s time to start your next steps. Deposited students can register now for our Winter Welcome Orientation program on Thursday, January 4, 2018. 

    Spread the Good News

    Share your acceptance packet with your family members and celebrate your accomplishment! While you’re at it, let your friends know by tagging a photo of yourself with your acceptance folder to #capfam.

    We know you can't wait to get here! Personalize your phone, computer, or social media pages with your Capital pride!


    scholarship & grant consideration

    Your admission counselor will contact you once your award is available to go over it in detail and answer any questions you (or your family) may have. 


    All students should submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The FAFSA is your key to all need-based financial aid. Capital's FAFSA code is 003023. The recommended deadline for completing the FAFSA is December 1, 2017. 

    financial aid awards

    Capital prepares a detailed financial aid letter for all accepted students. Your financial aid award will let you know your cost to attend Capital during the spring semester and will be mailed to you.

    Enrollment deposit

    An enrollment deposit is required to secure your spot in the class. Deposits for spring semester are non-refundable. 


    All students must complete the Online Housing Intent form. Students will be housed based on information provided on this form. The priority deadline for the Housing Intent form is December 1. 

    Commuter students may choose to purchase a meal plan or add CapBucks to their student ID.

    class scheduling

    You can register for spring 2018 classes beginning late November. You will need to make an appointment with an academic advisor to register for classes. The advisor will assist you in selecting courses needed for your major. 

    Health Forms

    Students entering Capital must return the New Student Health Information and Immunization Form (PDF) before January 8, 2018. 

    The required immunizations are:

    • Tetanus, Diptheria, Pertussis; within the last ten years 
    • Measles, Mumps, Rubella: 2 immunizations 
    • Polio: completed primary series 
    • Tuberculosis Questionnaire must be completed; if any questions are answered "yes" then a TB skin test will be required You are urged to get the required.

    MOVE-IN/Classes begin

    Residence Hall move-in is scheduled for Sunday, January 7, 2018 from 8am to 8pm. More details will be sent with your housing assignment. Classes begin on Monday, January 8, 2018. 

    Stay in Touch

    Make sure you know your admission counselor as they can be your lifeline for any questions about Capital or your college decision in general! Our counselors can answer questions about majors, AP or college credit, scholarships, financial aid, campus life, Columbus, Bexley and more! Contact us at 614-236-6101 or admission@capital.edu. We love hearing from you!