Fulton Schools checklist for new online students

Welcome to the Fulton Schools!

We’re excited to have you in our online program.

Your success is important to us

Congratulations on your admission to the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University! We are happy you have chosen one of our programs. Let’s get you off to a great start!

We recommend you complete the checklist below before you begin classes. Although not required, completing these items before starting classes will help you avoid some common issues.

Choose your checklist

Have your ASURITE id and password handy for logging in to some ASU resources.

Students with 23 or fewer transferable credits

Students with 24 or more transferable credits

First year student checklist

the number 1  Complete your Fulton Schools Welcome

Enroll in and complete the Fulton Schools Welcome for Online students.

the number two  Enroll in your starter kit course

Starter kits help new online students  prepare for success with ASU Online.

Choose the option that fits you:

 First year student starter kit
Uber student starter kit

Starbucks student starter kit

Military and military affiliated students

the number three  Prepare for registration

  Submit transfer courses for evaluation

  Take math placement exam (if required)

  Connect with your academic advising office

Visit My ASU to find your academic advisor, who will help you

  • Determine your first math class at ASU
  • Determine your first English class at ASU
  • Register for your first semester classes

When registering, please consider the following when choosing your ASU 101 course:

ASU 101
Required for first year students (with 23 or fewer transferable credits)

ASU 101-EEE
Required for all Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering students

ASU 101-TPS
Required for Graphic Information Technology, Information Technology, Human Systems Engineering and Technological Entrepreneurship & Management

ASU 101-FSE
Required for Engineering Management and Software Engineering students

the number four  Plan for success

  Connect with your Success Coach in My ASU

  Finalize financial arrangements (if applicable)

  Become familiar with the ASU Academic Calendar

  Upload your photo ID

  Secure materials for classes

Refer to your class syllabus for more information.

  •   Computer applications required for classes
  •   Textbooks
  •   Lab kits
  •   Academic Planner

the number five  Go to the last steps

Transfer student checklist

the number 1  Complete your Fulton Schools Welcome

Enroll in and complete the Fulton Schools Welcome for Online students.

the number two  Register and complete the ASU Online Orientation

This course is a seven-day free orientation to help you adjust to ASU online courses and become familiar with ASU resources. Refer to your My ASU task list.

Use this list as a guide:

ASU 11
Transfer students (students with 24 or more transferable credits)

ASU 09
Uber transfer students

ASU 10
Starbucks transfer students

ASU 42
Military and military affiliated transfer students

Go to My ASU

Prefer a paper checklist?

Screenshot thumbnail of the transfer student online student checklist

Download the transfer student checklist

the number three  Prepare for registration

  Submit transfer courses for evaluation
  Take math placement exam (if required)

  Connect with your academic advising office

Visit My ASU to find your academic advisor, who will help you

  • Determine your first math class at ASU
  • Determine your first English class at ASU
  • Register for your first semester classes

the number four  Plan for success

  Connect with your Success Coach in My ASU

  Finalize financial arrangements (if applicable)

  Become familiar with the ASU Academic Calendar

  Upload your photo ID

  Secure materials for classes

Refer to your class syllabus for more information.

  •   Computer applications required for classes
  •   Textbooks
  •   Lab kits
  •   Academic Planner

the number five  Go to the last steps

The last steps

Once you’ve completed the checklists above, you should be ready to successfully start classes at ASU.

Run out of time?

If you did not have enough time to complete these checklists prior to your anticipated start date, consider delaying your start until the next 7.5 week session.

In the meantime you will have access to advisors, success coaches, and resources on your MyASU account to help you get ready.

Keep checking My ASU and your ASU email

Action items for new online students are always communicated via My ASU and your ASU email. Check often!

 

All done? Congratulations!

You have completed the steps that will help you have a smooth transition to becoming a Fulton Schools online student.

Next steps

For most students*, your next step is to make an appointment with your advisor. Electrical and mechanical engineering students, refer to the table below for next steps.

*Electrical and mechanical engineering students

If your major isYour next step is
Electrical engineering (BSE) or
Electrical engineering - Electric power and energy systems (BSE)
Contact the ECEE advising office at (480) 965-3424 or askee@asu.edu to sign up for your New Student Webinar.
Mechanical engineering (BSE)Contact the SEMTE advising office at (480) 965-2335 or SEMTE@asu.edu to sign up for your New Student Webinar.