21. Get Help

By the time you have worked through all of the steps in this booklet and made it to the beginning of classes, you should have started to realize that college is not like high school. Your first semester of college will present you with a wide range of challenges. Some inside the classroom, others outside.

 What's Next?


Between the time you pay your Tuition Deposit (see No. 2) and the time classes start, you will have been exposed to many of the offices and services that are here to ensure your success.

Not every student will need these services. But they are here to help, and we encourage you to become familiar with them.

What's Next?

  1. File FAFSA Form
  2. Pay Tuition Deposit
  3. Activate Your Pitt Computer Account
  4. Health Forms
  5. Visit Campus
  6. Submit AP Test Scores
  7. College in High School
  8. Submit a Final Transcript
  9. Choose a Meal Plan
  10. Take Placement Exam
  11. Photo ID
  12. Thinking of Changing Your Major?
  13. Attend Academic Planning Days
  14. Complete Your Scheduling and Advising Module
  15. Pay Your Balance
  16. Buy Books
  17. Parking
  18. Software and Computer
  19. Move-In
  20. Start Classes
  21. Get Help
  22. Get Involved