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St. Norbert College Deposited Student Checklist

Congratulations and welcome to the St. Norbert College Class of 2023! We’re excited that you’ll be joining the St. Norbert College community. To make sure you’re prepared to begin classes in August, we’ve developed this checklist to help you stay on track with what you need to do before then.

If you have questions as you’re completing it between now and the school year, please contact the office of admission at 800-236-4878 or

1. Activate Your SNC Network and Email Accounts
Official correspondence and confirmations for future programs and activities from the college will switch to your SNC email now that you have deposited. To activate your student email: 

  • Go to and click “activate your account.”
  • Enter your 9-digit St. Norbert College ID number.
  • Enter your date of birth (and last four digits of your SSN, if prompted), click submit.
  • Note your six-letter SNC login ID (composed from the letters in your name) at the top of the page when you create your password. Record your login ID somewhere where you can refer back to it.
  • Create a new password while keeping in mind the password requirements.
  • If you forget your six-letter SNC login ID, you can reset your password at
  • Once your account is activated, log in to your SNC email account; SNC email is hosted by Google.
IMPORTANT: Remember to check your SNC email often! Important information from the college will be sent only to your SNC email address. If you experience problems accessing this account, please call our service desk at 920-403-4040.

2. Register for Housing
After you’ve submitted your deposit, you can register for housing, which is based on your deposit date.
  • Housing is guaranteed for all first-year students. SNC is a residential campus, which means that all students live on campus unless formally released by the office of residential education and housing.
  • To apply for housing or to be released from the housing requirement, go to Online registration for housing opens Dec. 1.
  • Log in to the housing application using your SNC network username and password (see #1 above). Housing priority is based on the date of deposit; you’ll be notified of your housing assignment in late July.
If you have questions about housing, please call the office of residential education and housing at 920-403-3360.

3. Log in to KnightLine
KnightLine is the secure student portal through which you will register for classes, access your financial aid and more. You will not need to access this system until Dec., when financial aid awards will begin to be posted. At that time:
  • Go to and select “Campus Login.”
  • Enter your six-letter SNC login ID.
  • Enter the password you created when your SNC network account was activated.
  • One logged in, click on "Financial Aid."

If you experience problems logging in to KnightLine, please call 920-403-3109. 

4. Complete the Student Enrollment Form
The information that you provide on the student enrollment form will be used by a variety of offices at St. Norbert College to assist you throughout your college career, including matching you with a temporary academic advisor during summer orientation. This form will open Jan. 1.

5. Register for Summer Orientation
  • Summer orientation is mandatory for all first-year students; registration can only be completed online and is on a first-come, first-served basis. Registration opens on Feb. 1. First-year student orientation sessions for 2019 are: June 11-12; June 13-14; June 18-19; and June 20-21.
  • For more information about orientation, visit
  • To register for orientation, log in to KnightLine (see #3 above).

If you have questions about orientation, please call the office of leadership, student engagement & first-year experience at 920-403-4023. If you experience technical difficulties registering, please call the office of admission at 800-236-4878.

6. Complete the Writing Placement Essay
All incoming students need to complete a Writing Placement Essay in order to be placed in the appropriate writing course.

7. Sign promissory note for Bursar Office
Please print, sign and return this form to the Bursar Office before or during Summer Orientation. This form is required prior to registering for classes.

8. Fulfill the Student Laptop Requirement
Recognizing the important role that technology plays in today's world, we require that all incoming students own a laptop. Learn more about the laptop requirement at

9. Submit Your Final Transcripts
Request your final high school transcripts after you've graduated, and any college transcripts, prior to summer orientation. Your school can send those directly to the admission office.

10. Submit Your AP or IB Credits
To receive college credit, you must have your official scores sent to St. Norbert College. To find out which courses transfer, go to

11. Submit Your Health Forms
Provide your health history, immunization and insurance information prior to summer orientation so that we can partner in your health care. Health forms will be available in early May.

12. Services for Students With Disabilities
If you need academic or access accommodations due to a documented disability, complete the disability notification form. You'll receive more information from the academic support services office following the submission of this form.

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