Admitted Students

It’s summertime and you may be wondering what's next with respect to becoming a Prairie Wolf. Here's what you have to look forward to.

Housing Packets have mailed.

Use the envelope enclosed in that packet to return your contract and completed personal data form by August 1. Here’s more online information on living on campus:

Look forward to these traditions.

  • Hypnotist Jim Wand – for over 35 years he has entertained NWU students during Orientation
  • First Walk – at Matriculation Convocation you will start your first journey through campus as an official student. Your Final Walk will take place at graduation.
  • Lend-A-Hand to Lincoln – after you move in, you will spend a day helping local non-profits.

Look forward to your Archway Seminar.

Your Archway Seminar (AWS) prepares you for a more vigorous academic experience. The small class size—under 20 students—encourages engagment while expandng your skills in research, writing, critical thinking, project manatement and communitication. 

Your AWS professor wil be your acdemic advisor until you declare a major. And student instructors will be great peer resources.

The AWS prepares you for the Archway Curriculum that will shape your learning throughout your academic career at Nebraska Wesleyan. Learn more about the Archway Curriculum and how it will help you become a stand-out candidate after you graduate.

Steps to Enrollment

If you haven't already, take these steps to confirm your place in the Class of 2021:

1. Join the Class of 2021 today! Submit your tuition deposit.

2. Submit your housing requestEven those who qualify for an PDF iconexemption and live off campus must submit this form.

3. Complete your First Semester Advising Questionnaire. Your academic advisor will use this information to learn more about your interests and goals and help aid in suggesting a first semester schedule.

4. Complete your language assessment. 

  • All students with previous language study in French, German or Spanish need to complete the online Modern Language assessment.
  • The password to enter the exam is wolves1. 
  • ID number is not needed to complete the assessment.

5. Complete class registration. Once you have completed the Advising Questionnaire and Language Assessment, you will be assigned an academic advisor. You and your advisor will work together to build a first semester schedule that matches your interests and goals. 

6. Submit all transcripts.

  • Transcripts containing completed, college-level coursework may be submitted at any time.
  • Final high school transcipts must be submitted upon graduation.
  • Submit transcripts to:
    Nebraska Wesleyan University
    Office of the Registrar
    5000 Saint Paul Avenue
    Lincoln, NE 68504
    registrar [at] 

7. Submit your Request for Disability Accommodation Form, if applicable.

Contact or visit us

Nebraska Wesleyan University
Admissions Office, Smith-Curtis 207
5000 Saint Paul Avenue
Lincoln NE 68504
402.465.2218 FAX 402.465.2177
Admissions [at]

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