You’re admitted, so now what?
Congratulations! Now that you’ve been admitted to Missouri Western, it’s time to prepare for life as a Griffon.
1. Activate your Goldlink student portal.
In your acceptance packet, you will receive information about how to activate your Goldlink student portal. You will use this portal to complete many of your next steps and throughout your time as a Griffon.
2. Apply for Financial Aid by March 1.
To receive the maximum amount of financial aid and scholarship dollars, you should complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at www.fafsa.gov by March 1. After this deadline, there may be delays in getting your financial aid by the start of classes.
3. Submit your Housing Deposit by April 1 (if needed).
Missouri Western offers seven residence halls that provide a nurturing environment for you to succeed. They also have all of the amenities of home, including no communal bathrooms! Information about securing your room in the residence halls is included in your acceptance packet.
5. Review and accept your Financial Aid package (if applicable).
After your financial aid application is recieved and processed, you will receive notification that your Financial Aid Award is ready to review. At that time, you’ll logon to your Goldlink account to accept your financial aid package. You must be enrolled in at least six credit hours to be eligible for aid.
6. Sign up for your courses through your Goldlink account.
Upon acceptance, you will receive a letter/email with details on how to sign up for courses through your Goldlink account.