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Welcome Letter from the Dean of Undergraduate Studies
Welcome Letter from Assistant Dean Sylvia Maddox - EverFi Modules Required - Details in Letter


Things to Do Things to Do


Has your student .....

Completed the Language Placement Exam

Completed the New Student Survey

Started the Summer Reading

Reviewed the descriptions of the Interdisciplinary Big Questions Colloquia (BQC) 

Completed Profile in Galaxy Digital

  • Signed up for the Spelman Alert
  • Completed the Health Booklet

Paid 50% Tuition


Items of Interest Items of Interest

enlightenedFirst-year students will receive a designated move-in time?  Move-in times will be emailed in early August and will be placed on the New Student Checklist.  Early move-in requests will be considered but are not guaranteed.

enlightenedall first-year students must complete a First Year Colloquia course during their first year?  Descriptions are under the Resources section on the New Student Portal.

enlightenedall first-year students must complete the language placement exam?  It is strongly recommended that students complete the placement exam by August 1st. The link for the exam is on the student portal page.

enlightened all first-year students must complete a Math placement exam?  The exam schedule will be posted on the Portal and in the NSO Schedule Booklet.  The exam will be taken during NSO.

enlightenedall first-year students may complete the optional Computer Literacy Exam?  If you score high on this exam and are a non-science major, you may be exempt from taking the CIS courses.    A link to the exam will be placed on your New Student Checklist later this month.

enlightenedfirst-year students must complete Community Service hours?  Go to http://spelman.galaxydigital.com to register and receive more information.  Instructions may be found on the New Student Portal under RESOURCES.

enlightenedSpelman College has NEW majors in the Arts:  Photography, Documentary Filmmaking, Dance, and Art History?

enlightenedSpelman College has NEW minors in the Arts: Art History, Curatorial Studies, Photography, and Documentary Filmmaking?

enlightenedSpelman College has a NEW 3+ 3 program with Syracuse University Law School.  

enlightenedSpelman College offers a Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts in Psychology?

enlightenedSpelman College offers a Health Sciences major for student interested in careers in the health professions?

enlightenedthe Health Careers Office assists students in gaining admission to health professional institutions?  Visit http://www.spelman.edu/academics/special-academic-programs-and-offerings/health-careers for more information and don't miss their presentation during New Student Orientation.


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