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New Student Information

On behalf of the Undergraduate Academic Advising Center, we would like to congratulate you on your acceptance to Nova Southeastern University! Our school strives to provide every student a competitive edge for their future careers. In order to ensure your successful transition to your undergraduate studies, please carefully follow the instructions below.

Note: All new students must submit official transcripts and test scores (AP, AICE, IB, CAPE, CLEP, etc.) before transfer credit can be evaluated and for transfer equivalencies.

1. Sign up for the New Student Information Session

All new students must complete the online New Student Information Session before scheduling an appointment with their academic advisor for class registration.

Sign up here: https://www.nova.edu/webforms/new-student/index.html

After you sign up, you should receive the email invitation to the Canvas course within 2-3 days to your NSU email account.


2. Complete the New Student Information Session

Once you have accepted the invitation to the Canvas course that will arrive to your NSU email account, you will be able to access Canvas through SharkLink. You will need to complete each individual module and take the quiz at the end.


3. Schedule an Appointment

After you have completed the Canvas course, please schedule an appointment by calling (954) 262-7990 or 1 (800) 541-6682, ext. 27990 during normal business hours (Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. EST).

Note: If you are an international student who is unable to call, please email ugadvising@nova.edu

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