Already Admitted? Next Steps for Graduate Students

Next Steps for Graduate Students

Congratulations on becoming a new UDM Graduate student! The following four steps are offered to help make your transition more enjoyable.

STEP ONEStep 1: File the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

We recommend every graduate student file the FAFSA after January 1. By submitting the FAFSA, you may become eligible for grants and/or low interest rate student loans. The quickest most convenient way to file is online. UDM’s school code is 002323.

STEP TWOStep 2: Meet with your Academic Advisor

As a new graduate student, you must meet with your Academic Advisor for first-semester advising and registration. It will only be in future, successive semesters that you'll have an ability to register online. You are free to contact your advisor at any time, but please allow the University a week to process your information. So, take this into consideration when you contact your advisor.

STEP THREEStep 3: Register for Classes

Once you have met with your Academic Advisor you will register for classes online using TitanConnect.TitanConnect is your online access to conducting University business. From updating personal information, checking course schedules, making payments, and registering for class – it is all at your fingertips. You will receive your TitanConnect login information through the mail just after your acceptance.

STEP FOURStep 4: Obtain your parking permit and student ID

Once registered for classes, visit the Parking & ID Center to obtain your parking permit and student ID.Below, you will find links that you may find useful in your journey to getting into your first semester of classes: