Welcome to Nazareth!

    See the Golden Flyer mascot in action!
    President Braveman gets campus ready for orientation!

    Checklist for the Fall Semester

    Now: Pay your deposit online

    REQUIRED. Use your MyNaz account and password to log in to NazNet to pay your deposit online via bank account transfer.

    Now: Fill out your housing application

    We are still accepting applications (which were due May 15). We begin sending housing assignments in late June. Living on campus is REQUIRED for your first two years unless you're living with a parent or guardian within a 30-mile radius of campus. Use the online housing application processPreference in housing selection is based on your deposit date. Questions? Residential Life office: 585-389-2480

    Submit health and immunization forms

    REQUIRED. Submit your immunization records online. First, obtain your immunization record from your physician's office. Beginning one week after you've paid your deposit to Nazareth, use the Naz Student Health Portal to submit the required information. Questions? Contact Health Services at the Student Wellness Center, health@naz.edu or 585-389-2500.

    In May: Fill out the freshman fall 2015 course survey

    REQUIRED. During May, fill out your course selection survey. Then, when your fall schedule is complete (mid-July), you will receive a postcard with instructions to view it online.

    In May: Select a meal plan

    Notification to select your meal plan was sent to your Naz email in May.

    By July 15: NazCard ID

    REQUIRED. A must-have before school starts, your NazCard ID gets you into residence and dining halls, computer labs, etc. Starting in June, you may submit a photo by email or stop in at Campus Safety to have one taken. The NazCard photos need to be complete by July 15. Your NazCard will be mailed to your address at the beginning of August. Read the NazCard details.

    By July 15: Parking permit

    Are you planning to bring a car to Nazareth? You will need a permit to park on campus. Starting in June, you may download the parking permit application form. Submit it to Campus Safety by July 15. The permit will be mailed to your address at the beginning of August.

    Early July: Security escort beeper

    A security escort transmitter is an optional, keychain-sized beeper you can press in an emergency to summon campus safety officers to help someone in need. Starting in June, you may download the security escort beeper application form. (It's free.) Send it to Campus Safety by July 15. The transmitter will be mailed to your address at the beginning of August.

    August: NazAlert

    This free Nazareth emergency communications system alerts you by phone, text, or email about sudden, important information (such as a rare snow day). In August, you will receive an email inviting you to register.

    Undeclared major

    If you haven't declared a major, you're invited to be in our GEM: Guided Exploration of Majors program. Sign up online. If you have questions, contact Josh Hine, academic counselor, jhine7@naz.edu, or call 585-389-2870.

    Career Services

    Will you be looking for a part-time or work-study job? Career Services has the scoop on working on campus, hiring procedures, eligibility, ID requirements, and more. Most Naz work study jobs are posted in August.

    Information Technology Services (ITS)

    What hardware or software will you need? What's the internet access around campus and in the residence halls? ITS has your answers.


    Did you know that we have a campus bookstore operated by Barnes & Noble College? Find all your course books, Naz paraphernalia, and other essentials at the Nazareth Bookstore.

    Sharing information

    RECOMMENDED before classes begin. Our Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) webpage has information and the disclosure permission forms needed if you want Nazareth to share certain records about you.


    Orientation for freshmen and transfer students begins Aug. 27, 2015.

    Classes begin Aug. 31, 2015. Key dates are on the 2015-16 academic calendar.

    Join Nazareth's Facebook group for incoming students, to connect with other students and get questions answered. Use your Nazareth email address.

    Current students webpage lists handy resources.

    ATM on campus

    Seeking an ATM card you can use nearby?

    • An M&T Bank ATM is located in the lower level of Shults Center, next to Campus Safety.
    • Banks within a mile of campus include KeyBank, M&T, Citizens, Charter One, Canandaigua National Bank & Trust, and ESL Federal Credit Union.