You are about to embark on an exhilarating collegiate experience. New College—your new home—awaits your brilliance. Check out our New Student Checklist below to start your NCF journey

Due Immediately

All official communications from New College will be sent to your NCF email address. To access and check your NCF email, log in to MyNCF App Gateway and click on the GMail Tile.

Access MyNCF Portal

Questions? Contact IT Help Desk:

Login to your New Cleis (click on the New Cleis tile after logging into your MyNCF Gateway) and subscribe to NCFSafe Emergency Notifications.

Access New Cleis

Questions? Contact IT Help Desk:

Get a jumpstart on your transition to New College! We’ll show you around your new home during our Welcome Wednesday pre-orientation event.

Offered on June 22, 2022 or July 20, 2022, you’ll get to spend a day on our campus and meet your classmates, talk with current students, faculty, and campus partners about how we can support your success, and sit down with a faculty advisor to select courses for the fall!

Register for one of the below pre-orientation session dates.

Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at 9:00 AM

Wednesday, July 20, 2022 at 9:00 AM

Questions? Contact Office of Admissions:

If you wish to be considered for need-based financial aid for Fall 2022, you must complete the 22-23 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). If you are receiving scholarship funds from an organization outside of New College, please arrange for the scholarship funds to be sent directly to the Office of Financial Aid at the college address. 

Get Started on your FAFSA

Questions? Contact the Office of Financial Aid:

As a condition of eligibility for Florida Bright Future’s Scholarship and other Florida financial aid, submit the Initial Student Florida Financial Aid Application (FFAA) during your senior year in high school and no later than August 31.  

Florida Financial Aid Aid Application

Questions? Contact the Office of Financial Aid:

If entering the United States on an F-1 visa from Latin America or the Caribbean:

  • Send your Financial Statement Form (sent via email once scholarship awarded) to Alisa Lannon at alannon@ncf.edu and copy apply@ncf.edu.
  • Submit your Residency Declaration form to apply@ncf.edu so you are eligible for Florida tuition rates. Fill out the highlighted sections and attach a copy of your passport (all pages) and a government issued ID (with your home address and country).
  • Due Dates: Priority date: April 15th Deadline: June 15th

If entering the United States on an F-1 visa from a foreign country (excluding from Latin America or the Caribbean)

  • Send your Financial Statement Form (sent via email once scholarship awarded) and a copy of your Passport (all pages) to Alisa Lannon at alannon@ncf.edu and copy apply@ncf.edu.
  • Due Dates: Priority date: April 15th Deadline: June 15th

Questions?

Contact International Admissions: Michael Kalmeta

Contact Registrar’s Office: Alisa Lannon

If you are a student with a disability who will be applying for accommodations, please contact the Advocacy and Accessible Learning Center at disabilityservices@ncf.edu to begin the registration process. We look forward to working with you!

Questions? Contact the Advocacy and Accessible Learning Center:

Due June 1st

Whether you told us you expect to be a Florida resident or an Out of State resident for tuition purposes, fill out this form so we can make sure you meet the state’s residency guidelines.

Residency Declaration Form

Questions? Contact Office of Admissions:

You are about to embark on an exhilarating collegiate experience. New College—your new home—awaits your brilliance. Registration for Orientation is a two-step process. You will first need to register. After registering for orientation, click on the second button to pay your orientation fee.

Register for Orientation

Pay Orientation Fee

Questions? Contact Orientation:

Students apply for housing via the Housing Registration app in their myNCF portal. Log in to your myNCF portal and look for the Housing Registration tile.

Apply For Housing

Questions? Contact Housing & Residential Life:

Have your school send all official transcripts directly to NCF Admissions from each high school and college attended, including dual enrollment and summer college courses. Official SAT or ACT scores need to come to us directly from the testing agency, or be included on your official school transcript. If you have any AP, IB, AICE, or CLEP scores you want to be considered toward transfer credit, order the scores be sent directly to the NCF Registrar from the testing agency.

Final Official Transcripts – Have your school send final transcripts to New College directly from each school and college

Official Test Scores – Send scores via the SAT or ACT OR on a final official transcript.

Info for submitting Official Test Scores:

  • Official SAT or ACT scores must be reported on your official school transcript(s), or submitted directly to our office by the testing service using the codes College Board (SAT) #5506 or American College Testing Program #0750.

*We are unable to accept faxed standardized test scores as official.

Questions? Contact Office of Admissions

This academic advising questionnaire (AAQ) form helps the provost office assign a faculty advisor to each incoming student. You can also preview our fall course offerings to help inform your course preferences on the AAQ.

Complete the Academic Advising Questionnaire (AAQ)

Preview Fall Courses

Questions? Contact the Office of the Provost:

The health history form and immunizations is required for students to register for housing, classes, and Financial Aid at New College.

Health History and Immunization Instructions

Immunization Form

All documentation may be submitted to:

  • Address: New College of Florida, Counseling & Wellness Center, 5800 Bay Shore Road Sarasota, FL 34243
  • Fax: 941-487-4256

Questions? Contact the Counseling and Wellness Center:

Under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), New College of Florida is permitted to disclose information from your education records to your parent(s) or legal guardians(s) if they claim you as a dependent for federal income tax purposes. Your consent to disclosure is optional.

FERPA Disclosure Form

Questions? Contact Office of the Registrar:

Due July 1st

This is a form that authorizes the College to use any extra financial aid and scholarship money to cover book advances. Extra money will be reimbursed via direct deposit, so complete the Direct Deposit form.

Financial Aid/Title IV Form

Direct Deposit Form

Questions? Contact Finance and Accounting Office:

If you are receiving federal loans, you can complete your Master Promissory Note and Entrance counseling directly through your MyNCF Portal by clicking the New Cleis tile after logging in.

Access MyNCF Portal

Questions? Contact Office of Financial Aid:

Due August 1st

Important information regarding campus offices, resources to all students, and required readings/assignments are housed in this online Canvas course. The course will be available to all students in July. Students are required to complete the course prior to the start of Orientation on August 21st.

Questions? Contact Orientation:

The math placement test is for all students planning to take any calculus course. Students scoring less than 50% should take Introduction to Math for the Sciences (precalculus) before attempting Calculus I.

The French and Spanish Placement Tests are for students who wish to place in a higher level of language:

The QLRA is an assessment of basic quantitative skills. It is used for diagnostic purposes only. It consists of twenty questions and is available online.

Take the QLRA

Questions? Contact Travis Lee, Director of Quantitative Reasoning Program:

Tuition invoices and payment plan information are available via the NewCleis tile on your MyNCF Portal account for all students in July for the fall semester. After logging in, click “View and Pay Bill.” Tuition invoices are due in September 2022.

View Tuition Invoice

Questions? Contact the Finance and Accounting Office:

Complete a Student ID form. Once the form is submitted, NCF ID cards can be picked up from PMD once you arrive on campus.

Student ID Request Form.

If you plan to bring a car to campus, register your vehicle and purchase a parking pass by logging into their MyNCF Portal and accessing the New Cleis tile. The Parking Office is located next to the Business Office in Palmer D. This is where you will pick up your Parking Pass after purchasing it online.

Purchase Parking Pass

Questions? Contact Finance & Accounting Office:

August 21

Career exploration and preparation will be essential aspects of your New College experience. The first step is to take the comprehensive career assessment, Focus 2, to explore your interests, possible AOCs (majors), and career options. Your career coach will be meeting with you in your first semester to review your Focus 2. To access the Focus 2, click “Register”, complete your profile, and use the access code NCF.

Focus 2 Career Assessment

Questions? Contact Career Engagement & Opportunity (CEO):

Incoming students are invited to participate in the optional New College “Transitions to College Writing” summer study between August 1 and August 21. The Writing Program will invite students via their NCF email to join Canvas to complete the summer study.

Transitions to College Writing Summer Study

Questions? Contact the Writing Program:

  • Move In and Orientation: August 21st – 24th. Learn more from Housing & Residential Life, including a suggested packing list!
  • August 25th – 26th Mini Classes
  • August 29th First Day of Classes

Questions? Contact Housing and Residential Life:

Contact Orientation:

August 25 - 26

We recommend attending as many mini-classes as possible! Mini-classes occur the Thursday and Friday before school starts and are an opportunity for you to preview you the classes you may want to take before the semester begins. Forty-five days before the first day of classes each semester, the New College Bookstore lists all the required and recommended textbooks and instructional materials for each class .

Watch this video about Mini Classes

New College Bookstore

Questions? Contact the Office of the Provost:

August 29

2022-2023 Academic Calendar

Questions? Contact the Office of the Provost: