First-Year Student Course Registration
The Academic Success Center (ASC) works closely with first-year students to make the transition to Worcester State University as smooth and seamless as possible. The Academic Success Center provides academic advising, support and resources throughout the first year at Worcester State. The registration process is outlined below.
For any questions during the process, contact the Academic Success Center.
The Registration Process
For students who have not already retrieved their username and password (found in their acceptance letter), follow the instructions shown in the video below. A Worcester State username and password is needed in order to access important registration materials that will be sent to all first-year student’s Worcester State email addresses.
Beginning in April, ASC Academic Advisors will email links to the Fall Registration Guide via Worcester State email accounts. This information will explain how to access the online advising and registration tool, Self-Service.
It is recommended that you check your Worcester State email often. Academic Advisors will send regular communications regarding specific items which may need to be acted on or to be aware of prior to the start of the semester.
Password Retrieval for New Students
This summer, Worcester State University will be hosting a variety of summer opportunities and experiences for students to participate in.
Cornerstone STEM scholars
Dates: June 7 to June 25, Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9am-12pm and 1pm-3pm
This three credit course, conducted via zoom, is open to incoming first-year students majoring in STEM fields including Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Computer Science and Mathematics. A focus will be placed on the students’ STEM field while also incorporating technology and information literacy along with learns the skills of writing and presenting at the college level. For more information contact Daron Barnard at firstname.lastname@example.org.
New Student Orientation
This summer, the Office of Student Involvement and Leadership Development will be offering a variety of opportunities for new students to learn about Worcester State before the fall semester begins.
In June, all first-year students will be invited to campus to attend a two-day, overnight orientation program. There will be 3 sessions to choose from. During orientation, students will meet representatives from campus offices and departments and have a chance to tour the campus and of course, get to meet one another.
2022 In-Person Orientation Program Dates
- Session 1: June 20-21
- Session 2: June 23-24
- Session 3: June 27-28
Registration will be available soon. Keep an eye on the Orientation page for details.
2022 Online Orientation Program
In July, an accompanying online orientation program will be introduced to all students that will provide an in-depth look and explanation of the offices and departments that are key to the success of a new student’s first semester. This program is interactive and can be viewed through the month of July. It is required that all first-year students complete this online orientation. More details will be shared in June via Worcester State email accounts.