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Pre-semester checklist

Getting ready for a new semester can be overwhelming, so we’ve created a semester's preparation checklist to make sure you don't miss important steps before your first day of classes.


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  • Log in to your UFV student email account frequently
    We suggest checking your UFV student inbox on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays to make sure you don't miss important communications.
  • Find your personal registration time
    You'll find that information in your myUFV account in the 'Student information' section.
  • Pay your $200 registration deposit early
    To avoid any delays in registration, make sure to pay your deposit no later than three (3) business days prior to your registration date
  • Review the timetable for your semester and build your schedule
    Not sure how to read a timetable? Watch a video tutorial.
  • Register on your assigned date and time for the best course selection
    Watch the 'How to register, waitlist, and withdraw from classes' video tutorial
  • Check myUFV in August for the final decision on your application
    Log in to myUFV and navigate to the 'Student information' section
  • Attend the first day of ALL classes (registered and waitlisted)
    If you do not attend, you forfeit your seat.
  • Pay your tuition in full within two weeks
    Check the payment deadlines to make sure your full tuition is received on time
  • Check the semester dates and deadlines page for more information
    Bookmark the page to quickly access all the important dates for your academic term


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