Instructional Leadership, emphasis: K-12 School Leadership (MEd)
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Transfer student enrollment next steps

Next steps for Flagstaff transfer students

Complete the checklist below to reserve your space in our upcoming class:

1. Accept your offer and pay the enrollment fee

  • Paying your enrollment fee secures your spot and allows you to register for orientation.
  • Spring: The enrollment fee is $250 and is refundable until December 1.
  • Fall: The enrollment fee is $250 and is refundable until May 1.

2. Set up your NAU email

  • Activate your NAU email account and password at, then access and check your NAU email regularly at You should also continue to check your personal email account, as well as your LOUIE account regularly for important updates:

3. Apply for financial aid

  • Submit a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible after it becomes available each fall. NAU’s priority filing date is April 1.
  • Be sure to include NAU institution code 001082.
  • Renew it each year to qualify for many types of financial aid.
  • Undocumented students who are ineligible to complete the FAFSA can complete the CSS profile using NAU school code 4006.

4. Send us your transcripts if you haven’t already

  • Have official transcripts sent from all schools previously attended.

Send all transcripts to:

Northern Arizona University
University Admissions 
PO Box 4084
Flagstaff, AZ 86011-4084

5. Find and apply for housing

6. Register for Orientation

7. Complete Priority Enrollment

  • Complete your Priority Enrollment profile and our advising team will reach out to you to help plan your class schedule.

8. Upload important documents

9. Complete any relevant program applications

  • A handful of degree programs require a separate application from the general NAU application for admission.

Optional steps

Veteran and military-connected