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Welcome Admitted Students

Congrats on your acceptance to Illinois Tech! Before we dive into all the great things you’ll experience as a Scarlet Hawk, you need to complete one simple task to secure your place in the incoming class for fall 2017: send in your deposit to finalize your admission.

Admitted and Deposited Online Student Packets

Check out our special visit opportunities just for Admitted Students.

need to visit campus? register for Admitted student visits

Once you deposit you can:

  • Reserve your room on campus
  • Register for SOAR
  • Check out the "Explore Your Major" video below and learn how to plan a program of study, see what your course schedules could look like, and find out more about academic advising at Illinois Tech.

Remember to Check Your Hawk Email! Instructions for how to log in—including your user ID and password—will be emailed to you soon.



  • October: FAFSA opens. Submit your federal student aid application as early as possible to maximize your available aid and receive your complete award package. Illinois Tech’s FAFSA code is 001691; use IRS data retrieval for faster processing using the 2015 tax information.
  • December: Housing reservations open. Claim your res hall! All first-year students are required to live on campus unless you live with your family and your commute is within 50 miles of campus.
  • February: SOAR registration opens
  • March: Financial aid award packages mailed to FAFSA filers
  • March 30-31: Attend Preview Weekend
  • April: Course registration opens and placement exams become available
  • Summer: Attend your SOAR Session
  • August: Join us at Illinois Tech!
    • August 11: Move-in day
    • August 11—20: Welcome Week
    • August 21: First day of class