Spring Start

Congrats! We look forward to having you on campus in January. Before you arrive we encourage you to complete the following items so you can hit the ground running when you arrive on campus.


  • Review this checklist and all upcoming assignments and deadlines
  • Make sure you are regularly checking your Emory email address

June 1

  • Math Placement exam opens in Canvas
  • Placement Exams open (chemistry, first-year writing, and foreign language) 
  • Emory Essentials: Oxford Edition, where modules will be completed throughout the summer, opens in Canvas
  • Name Coach opens in Canvas 

July 1

  • Submit AP/IB test scores to the Oxford Registrar's Office
  • For qualified students, New Student Registration with Accessibility Service

July 15

  • Summer academic advising begins (more information will be sent via email)

August 1

  • Submit your final high school transcript to Enrollment Services
  • Deadline to complete all Placement Exams (chemistry, math, first-year writing, and foreign language)
  • Submit Letter of Consent (FERPA) form
  • All online assignments in Canvas are due

August 25

  • Deadline for completing Part 1 of alcohol.edu and Sexual Assault Prevention modules (Instructions will be sent to your Emory email account when these modules open)

October 1

October 15


December 1

December 10

  • Deadline to apply for the Spring START orientation program

January 2022

  • Housing assignments are expected to be available through my housing portal
  • Student Employment hiring documents due
  • January 1: EmoryCard picture due online
  • January 8: Move -in Day!*
  • January 9-10: Spring Start Orientation begins*
  • First day of classes: January 11, 2022*

* Move-in and Orientation are based on the first day of classes. The first day of classes is a preliminary date and is subject to change. Move-in and Orientation will be held the few days prior to the start of classes, so if that date changes Move-in and Orientation dates will also be adjusted.