Returning Student Enrollment Checklist

(for students who previously attended MSU Billings or Eastern Montana College)

  • Apply for Re-Admission
    Submit the Former Student Application and official transcripts from each college you attended after leaving MSU Billings/Eastern Montana College to Admissions & Records.


  • Register for Classes
    Contact the Advising Center at 406-657-2240 to schedule a registration appointment.

    Please note: Transcripts from all previous institutions that you attended after leaving MSU Billings/Eastern Montana College are needed prior to scheduling the appointment.

  • Apply for Scholarships
    Scholarship applications can be found at

    • MSU Billings Scholarship Application: February 1 priority date
    • Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) Scholarship

  • Apply for Financial Aid: March 1 application priority date
    Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at MSU Billings: 002530


  • Accept your Financial Aid Award: within 30 days of being awarded

    • Go to
    • Select MyInfo, Log-in, select Financial Aid, and select My Award Information
  • Receive your U-Card
    Stop by McMullen Hall to have your picture taken and U-Card printed.


  • Reserve your books online at


  • Confirm attendance and arrange payment for tuition: by the 3rd day of the semester

Questions?  Contact New Student and Retention Services
at 1-800-565-MSUB ext. 2888 or at


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