New Tiger Pre-Orientation Check List

 

It’s time to get started on your journey to becoming part of the Tiger family… 

NEW TIGER "ORIENTATION CHECK LIST"

ALL ITEMS MUST BE COMPLETED BEFORE YOUR SCHEDULED NEW ORIENTATION REGISTRATION:

REGISTER

NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION

 

MANDATORY

"Fall" New Student Orientation Sessions:

Saturday, July 19th 2014  - Closed

Friday, July 25th 2014 - Closed

Saturday, July 26th 2014 - Closed

Saturday, Augsut 9th, 2014 - Open

Click below to register

For your convenience, you can download or print out your:

NEW TIGER CHECKLIST

Orientation Questions:

Email: admissions@savannahstate.edu

Undergraduate Admissions Phone: 912 358 4338

 

NEW TIGER

Activate

PAWS Account

Go to: https://savstate.gabest.usg.edu/pls/B480/twbkwbis.P_WWWLogin

  1. Enter SSU Student ID - ("915" Number)
  2. Enter PIN
  3. First time user? Your PIN is your birth date in MMDDYY format, example: 102869 (for Oct 28th, 1969).
  4. Once logged in for the first time, you will be required to change your pin to something other than your DOB.

NEW TIGER Admissions

  1. Accept you offer of admission through the PAWS account
  2. Acceptance must be made 60 days from receipt of acceptance to SSU
  3. Submit a copy of your state-issued ID
  4. Submit final high school transcripts before  AUGUST 1ST. 2014
  5. All transfer and veterans students must submit all previous colleges and military transcripts PRIOR TO THE NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION OF YOUR SEMESTER OF ENTRY

NEW TIGER    Financial Aid

  1. COMPLETE the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at www.fafsa.ed.gov
  2. View the status of your financial aid by checking your PAWS account
  3. (Call Financial Aid to speak with your counselor regarding your aid award)  
  4. If selected for verification, submit appropriate documents to the SSU Financial Aid Office immediately for info:http://www.savannahstate.edu/fiscal-affairs/financial-aid.shtml

NEW TIGER        Housing

  1. Submit your online Housing Application and through the Office of Residential Life: https://www.savannahstate.edu/student-affairs/housing-forms.shtml
  2. Pay Housing Reservation Fee ($50); this fee can also be applied to your student   

NEW TIGER    Student Health Services

Submit your immunization form to Health Services via fax or mail to:

Harris-McDew Student Health Center

3219 College Street

Box 20448

Savannah, Georgia 31404

Phone: 912-358-4122

Fax: 912-358-3667

SSU Health Center Website:

http://www.savannahstate.edu/student-affairs/health-services.shtml

Download Immunization Form: http://www.savannahstate.edu/prospective-student/documents/CertificateofImmunizationform.pdf

Orientation is designed to make your transition into college one that is simple and successful.