Concurrent Students

New Student Orientation and Next Steps

This page will cover many of the other questions you may have about your college experience. If you can't find the answers to your questions here, please contact the Office of Admission & Advising at (970) 382-6985, toll-free (866) 385-3949, or newstudentadvising@fortlewis.edu.

Attend New Student Orientation

All new students are automatically registered for New Student Orientation, which takes place just before the start of the Fall and Winter terms.

  • Fall: The Thursday through Saturday, just before school starts.
  • Winter: The Friday through Saturday, just before school starts.

There is a special Concurrent Orientation session on Saturday morning for both Fall and Winter terms.  See the Orientation website for more information.

This a great time to learn the ins and outs of your new college experience.  Parents are welcome to attend.

Complete Additional Forms

You may need to file additional forms, based on your individual situation. File them as soon as possible so you don't have a hold placed on your account!

If you... File this form
Are a new FLC student, Immunization Record Form
Are a student with a disability, Disability Services Form
Are seeking in-state residency, but your residency has not yet been established, Residency Form
Are a male aged 18-26, Selective Service Form
Are seeking the Native American Tuition Waiver, Certificate of Indian Blood

Apply for Housing

If you are interested in living on campus, apply for housing as soon as possible! Before making a decision, learn more about housing options and housing expenses. Also, check out our Living Learning Communities, unique opportunities to combine your living community with your other academic and extracurricular interests.

When you are ready to apply for housing, follow these steps:

  • Go to theFort
  • Login to your account with your username and password
  • Choose "WebOPUS" from the left column
  • Choose "Student Services & Financial Aid"
  • Choose "Student Records"
  • Choose "Housing Application"
  • Follow the directions.
  • NOTE: Applying for housing requires a deposit.

Parents

We love working with parents.  If you have any questions or concerns feel free to contact the office of Admission and Advising  at any time.

View or Change Your Schedule

Printing and viewing your schedule

  • Go to theFort
  • Login to your account with your username and password
  • Choose "WebOPUS" from the left column
  • Choose "Student Services & Financial Aid"
  • Choose "Registration"
  • Choose "Student Schedule by Day and Time"

Changing Your Schedule

If you decide that you want to make changes to your schedule you can consult with your new student advisor or make the changes on your own. Keep in mind that once you drop a class it may be difficult to re-enroll in the course.

To make changes to your schedule:

  • Go to theFort
  • Login to your account with your username and password
  • Choose "WebOPUS" from the left column
  • Choose "Student Services & Financial Aid"
  • Choose "Registration"
  • To ADD a class
  • Choose "Class Search"
  • Choose the term you wish to alter
  • Using the search options, find the courses you wish to add to your schedule. Courses marked by "C" are closed; courses with a box next to them are available.
  • Check the box next to the course you wish to add. Choose "Register"
  • To DROP a course
  • Choose “Add/Drop Classes”
  • Choose the term you wish to alter
  • Select “Drop/Delete” from the drop-down menu directly to the right of the course you wish to drop from your schedule.
  • Choose “Submit Changes”

Purchase Your Textbooks

To find the textbooks you'll need for each class, first print out a copy of your schedule (see above).

  • Go to the FLC Bookstore
  • Choose "Textbooks & Course Materials"
  • Choose the term you will be attending
  • Choose the department of your first course (i.e. Math, Chem, etc.)
  • Choose the number of your first course
  • Choose the section of your course (also the 5 digit CRN listed on your schedule)
  • Choose "Submit"
  • Textbooks will be listed; choose Used, New, or Digital textbooks
  • Choose "Add to Cart and add another course"; repeat with all courses
  • Purchase the items in your Cart

Join us on Facebook!

Join us on FacebookFort Lewis College Class of 2015 is a group for all of the students who will be attending Fort Lewis College beginning Fall 2011. By joining this group you will have the opportunity to meet other students who will be attending or are deciding to attend Fort Lewis in the Fall of 2011. You will also be updated with news and important dates for Fort Lewis College.

Cancel Your Schedule / Withdraw From the Term

We understand that your situation may change and you might need to cancel your plans to attend Fort Lewis College. If this is the case, you may fill out and return this paper form or use WebOPUS to withdraw from the term.

  • Go to: thefort.fortlewis.edu
  • Login to your account with your username and password
  • Choose "WebOPUS" from the left column
  • Choose "Student Services & Financial Aid"
  • Choose “Registration”
  • Choose “Withdraw from the Current Term”
  • Enter your phone number
  • Click “Submit Withdraw from the Current Term”

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