After Acceptance

Time to celebrate!

Join the fun and post a picture with your acceptance packet on social media using #bobcatjourney!

    2. Stay in touch

    Be sure to join the Incoming Bobcats Facebook Group (personal invite will be sent to you after acceptance). This closed group is for you to get to know fellow Bobcats, keep up with what's going on, and ask YOUR questions!

    3. Make your enrollment deposit

    Paying your deposit secures your spot in the incoming class and your scholarships. You will need your student ID to submit your enrollment deposit. This can be found in your acceptance packet or contact our team!

    Pay your deposit

    4. Get ready for some #adulting

    Admitted for spring 2019? The 2018-2019 FAFSA is open, so be sure to get started!

    Admitted for fall 2019? The 201920 FAFSA opens up on October 1! Submitting a FAFSA application will ensure that you are considered for state, federal and institutional aid.

    Submitting a FAFSA application will ensure that you are considered for state, federal and institutional aid.

    Lees-McRae College should be listed on your FAFSA along with our school code of 002939. Once we receive the results of your FAFSA, your individual file will be reviewed and a financial aid package prepared specifically for you.

    5. Plan a visit

    Even if you have been to campus before, you are always welcome back! Visit your future home by scheduling a tour at

    Complete your bobcat journey!

    After you have secured your spot, you can begin working on the following forms to complete your steps to enrollment and to prepare you for move-in!

    1. Submit your resident information form.
    2. Submit your health and immunization forms. (Are you an incoming athlete? Check with your coach to receive additional required paperwork.)
    3. Make sure to submit final high school/college transcripts, AP scores and other college credit to the Admission Office. To receive your college credit, this is important!
    4. Prepare for orientation (stay tuned for more information!)
    5. Return all necessary financial aid paperwork to the Office of Financial Aid.
    6. Prepare for the billing process. Learn more here.
    7. Submit your direct deposit information through WebAdvisor once you receive your WebAdvisor login information at orientation. This is important to ensure you receive any applicable student account refunds during your time at Lees-McRae. Instructions for entering direct deposit information will be explained at orientation and can also be found here.
    8. Purchase and register for a parking pass. Registration for incoming students will open up mid-July. Stay tuned for more information.
    9. Plan for move-in! Save the date for Friday, August 16. 2019. Here's a list of what to bring so you can begin preparing. (Students attending the spring 2019 entry term beginning in January will move in Sunday, January 13). 
    10. Celebrate! You're an official Bobcat!
    Save the Date:

    Bobcat Day

    Saturday, April 13, 2019

    This day is for all admitted future Bobcats to get a taste of what Bobcat life is like. Stay tuned for details!

     Have questions?
    Contact your admissions specialist