Welcome! Now that you are officially a Yellowjacket, here is some insider info to get started on the right track

Next Steps

1. Apply for Financial Aid

Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at www.fafsa.ed.gov 
MSU Billings FAFSA school code: 002530.


2. Apply for Scholarships

Scholarship applications available at www.msubillings.edu/scholarships. Priority Deadline is Friday, Dec. 1st.


3. Watch for Next Steps From Our Financial Aid Office

Look under the financial aid tab in your “my info” account for additional information.


4. Sign up for Housing

Turn in your Housing Application Starting Friday, Dec. 1st at www.msubillings.edu/reslife. Priority Deadline is Tuesday, May 1st.


5. Sign up for Orientation & Placement Testing

Find the Orientation Session that fits your needs for placement testing and course registration.


6. Attend Orientation


7. Purchase your textbooks online: jackets-and-company.com


8. Confirm attendance and arrange payment for tuition by the 3rd day of the semester


Have any questions? Call New Student Services at (406) 657-2888




Students can spend their evenings downtown catching a film at the theater, wandering through one of the many art exhibits, listening to live music, and enjoying farm to table cuisine. Weekends can be spend exploring the Pictograph Caves, running on the rims, or skiing at Red Lodge.

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