Next Steps



Log On To MyCSU Account

MyCSU is your on-line vehicle for registering for classes, e-mail, accessing your course homepages, and obtaining information about campus. You may also check your grades, view your personal information, review your financial aid awards and much more on MyCSU. You should have recieved this information on your official acceptance letter. To obtain an account you must have been offered admissions by the Office of Admissions. If you are not confirmed by the Office of Admissions, you will not be permitted to register for class via MyCSU. Please visit the "New Student" tab.

After you have logged to your MyCSU account, you will be prompted to create a new password. Please make sure it is a password that you can remember.

In the future, you may obtain your MyCSU username and password in person at the Marauder Card Office or by phone at 937-376-6476/6011

If you have changed your password and your password needs to be reset, please email

Information Technology: 937-376-6476

Log on to MyCSU

Confirm Your Admission To CSU

Being confirmed means that you have been offered admission by the Office of Admissions and that all your application materials have been received AND you have paid your new student fees. You will not be able to register for classes or complete your housing application if you are not confirmed.

All fees can be paid online. All new student fees are non-refundable.

Residential Students

Commuter Students

When making a payment, please click on "One-Time Payment". You will not need to log in to make a "One-Time Payment". Students that would like to create a payment plan will need to talk with Cash Management during SOAR for their login information.

*New Student fees must be paid prior to attending SOAR.  Any onsite payments will incur a $25 service fee.
Pre-enrollment fees and deposits cannot be paid with financial aid funds and they are non-refundable.

Office of Admissions: 937-376-6348

Register For SOAR On MyCSU

Please log on to MyCSU and view the New Student Tab for more information. Please select the date that is most convenient for you.

During SOAR, you will register for classes via MyCSU; staff from IT will be on-hand to assist you. Additionally, staff from the Registrar’s Office will be on-site to assist you. The registrar’s office will assist you with registering for your learning community classes. In the future, you will register via MyCSU or in-person at the Registrar’s Office, which is located on the 1st Floor of the Newsome Administration Building.

If you have not completed your FAFSA prior to attending SOAR, you will not be able to speak with Financial Aid.

Office of Admissions: 937-376-6348

Flowchart for Transfer Applicants:

Apply for Admissions to CSU, Send official transcripts from previous institutions to CSU, Once admitted to CSU ->Pay your confirmation fee. $105 - Non-residential $300 - Residential, A formal transfer evaluation to be completed by the Office of the Registrar within 7-14 business days, Attend SOAR! (dates below)

Contact Information For Transfer Students:

Admissions Office
Mr. Steven Ferrell
Enrollment Specialist

Financial Aid
Mr. Mitchell Dedor
Financial Aid Officer

Office of the Registrar
Mrs. Kelly Stricker
Degree Audit Coordinator

Transfer SOAR Dates:
Friday, June 21, 2019
Thursday, June 27, 2019
Friday, July 12, 2019
Friday, July 26, 2019


Complete Your Financial Aid

Complete your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at
Reminder: Consideration for institutional support requires completion of the FAFSA application.

Priority Deadline: December 1

If you have completed your FAFSA, you will receive a financial award letter in the mail, but you must also log-on to MyCSU to view and accept your award. If you are required to submit additional documents, please do so immediately.  Details on what to submit can be found on MyCSU.

To apply for the Federal PLUS Loan:

For verification:

You must have your FAFSA complete before attending SOAR.

Financial Aid: 937-376-6579


Secure On-Campus Housing

You will not have access to the housing application if you have not confirmed your admissions by paying your Pre-Enrollment Fees. The housing application can be completed on MyCSU. Please visit the New Student tab.

During SOAR you will have the opportunity to speak with Residence Life Staff and receive your housing assignment. Students that would like to request each other as roommates will need to both list each other on their housing applications. Please have your housing applicaiton completed before SOAR.
ALL Pre-enrollment fees and deposits are non-refundable. You will not have access to see the housing application until 24hrs after you have paid your Pre-Enrollment Fees.

Click here for a list of items that you should bring with you for "Move-In Day"


How to Apply for Housing

For Room Selection & Roommate Request
Please plan to attend a SOAR visit, as room assignments will be assigned by availability.

Residence Life: 937-376-6386

Submit Your Immunization and Medical History Form

All new and transfer students are required to register with Med+Proctor to submit health and immunization information and a current physical.  Please do not submit these items directly to the CSU Health and Wellness Center. Med+Proctor manages all of this.

To register with Med+Proctor, please complete the following steps:

  1. Register for your Med+Proctor account by visiting using your Central State University email address. (MyCSU username and
  2. Complete your Central State University Med+Proctor profile.
  3. Download & print your Central State University Med+Proctor Immunization Certificate.
  4. Have your medical provider complete your immunization certificate and physical.
  5. Upload an image of your immunization certificate and physical into your Med+Proctor account.

Please check your MyCSU email once the file is loaded. You will receive your confirmation within 5 days. Med+Proctor is a free online service. You are not required to pay for the "Med+Proctor Pro" Service. This is a free service.

To learn more about the CSU Student Health Insurance Plan or to apply for the waiver using the waiver link open May – September, please visit:

Student Health Center: 937-376-6134


Make Financial Arrangements To Cover The Cost Of Your Tuition, Fees, Room, & Board

Prior to attending classes at CSU, you must cover or make payment arrangement for the cost of your tuition and fees. To make payment or set up payment arrangements, contact the Office of Cash Management on the 1st Floor Newsome Administration Bldg. (937) 376-6343 / 6330. For your convenience, information regarding the Payment Plan will available during NSO. If you have yet to sign your award letter and accept your financial aid award, you may do so during SOAR or via your MyCSU account.

Click Here for Cost of Attendance

Financial Aid: 937-376-6579
Cash Management: 937-376-6330

Payment arrangements can be arranged online!

Submit Your Final High School Transcript of College Transcripts

    Students must submit their final high school transcript to the Office of Admissions verifying a graduation date and final GPA. Students that do not submit a final high school transcript showing that they have graduated from high school, will not receive financial aid. In addition, students must provide official copies of their college transcript(s) for any college credits earned prior to attending SOAR. (Must be sent from the School or sealed in an envelope)

    All final high school transcripts are due by August 1.

    Mail official transcripts to:
    Admission Processing Center
    Central State University
    P.O. Box 547
    Wilberforce, OH 45384-0547

    Office of Admissions: 937-376-6348

    Order Your Books From The Marauder Zone Bookstore

      Once you have attended SOAR and have your class schedule, books can be ordered online. Students are able to rent or buy new or used books. Please enter your class schedule on the website. CSU Gear is also available online.

      Marauder Zone Bookstore:
      (937) 376-6123 | Email |

      Order Your Books Now