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New Students


» New Student Resources

We’re excited that you’re coming to Chapman! Below you’ll find resources to help you prepare for a successful first semester.


First Year Experience

The Office of Residence Life and First Year Experience assists students with the transition of starting college. Visit our page for incoming student timelines and contact information for advising, financial aid and more.
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The Healthy Panther

This required program for first-year students provides you with information and skills to help you make positive and healthy decisions while at Chapman. Visit our webpage to learn about the program.
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Resources for Admitted Graduate Students

Review the items on this page to be sure you’re on track to begin graduate school. The page also provides contact information for advising, housing, parking, tuition and more.