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New Student Orientation

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Congratulations on your decision to attend Bowie State University! Welcome to the Bulldog Nation!

Registration for Spring 2015 has ended. Late Registration begins on Jan. 26, 2015.

Testing will take place from 9 a.m. - 11 a.m. on the following dates:

  • Monday, 1/26/15 (freshmen and transfer students)
  • Tuesday, 1/27/15 (transfer students only)
  • Wednesday, 1/28/15 (transfer students only)

Each test takes approximately 40 minutes. Please plan to arrive early enough to complete your testing before going to Advising.

Click here to find out more about the NSO session you registered for.

FRESHMEN

Freshmen testing will take from two to three hours. You are required to take three to four tests, so plan to arrive between 9-11 a.m.

Freshman may receive Advising on the following dates, at 2 p.m.:

  • Monday, 1/26/15

The Academic Advising Center is located in Thurgood Marshall Library, Room 082. View a map of the campus.

Students coming for testing should go to room 104 in the Center for Learning and Technology first . They may park in Lot O. View a map of the campus.

TRANSFER STUDENTS

Transfer students usually only require one test: plan to arrive by 9 a.m. If you do not need testing, you may arrive at 10 a.m. for Advising.

Transfer students may receive Advising on the following dates, at 10 a.m.:

  • Monday, 1/26/15
  • Tuesday, 1/27/15
  • Wednesday, 1/28/15

The Academic Advising Center is located in Thurgood Marshall Library, Room 082. View a map of the campus.

Contact the Testing Services (301)860-3295 and Advisement Offices (301)860-4072 if there are any questions. Alternately, you may email the Office of Student Accounts at SA@bowiestate.edu

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