New Student Class Schedule Notes – SPRING 2017

New Student Checklist
Save bookmark:  SCA Academic Advising. See Helpful Sage Links handout.
Log-in to your Sage Mail email account (GMAIL), http://sagemail.sage.edu
Log-in to SageAdvisor and explore Student Menu options. *Review Program Evaluation (outline of degree requirements). *View registration information: My Class Schedule link. *My Sage Aid: www.sage.edu/academics/financial-aid/my-sage-aid/
*Transfer Credit: Review your transfer credit report in SageAdvisor to be sure AP and all College credits are listed. Are your last term's courses and credits listed?
Accept or decline: college Health Insurance coverage.  ** A fee is  automatically charged to all full-time day students,  unless, the proper waiver and proof of current health insurance is submitted.
Residence Hall & UHCS students complete & return: housing contract, roommate information survey and meal plan selection forms, (518) 244-2008
Tuition Bill due date:  December 12, 2016. View your tuition bill in SageAdvisor using the "Access/Pay Your Account" and "View Recent Activity" links. *Pay or make arrangements to pay outstanding amount or "out of pocket" owed amount by tuition due date. Not sure what you owe?  Call Student Accounts, (518) 292-1788.
Textbooks: Sage students are responsible for purchasing their textbooks. Research BOOK costs in SageAdvisor using the My Class Schedule link or through the Bookstore website. *Need money for textbooks? Check with Financial Aid Office, 518-292-1783, if you have enough financial aid to help with books and supplies. 
Health Forms: submit required physical & immunization forms. Send to  Wellness Center
Log-in to Moodle - Sage's online course system as a test run.  *Also used as a teaching "support" tool for regular classes that meet in the classroom.
Student ID Card: Upload your own Photo. *Pick up card in College Services, Admin Bldg basement.
Obtain Parking Permit online. *Pick up College Services, Admin Bldg Basement.
Monday, January 16th:  Review your class schedule in your SageAdvisor account - My Class Schedule - to be sure you are in the correct number of credits (15-16 credits per term recommended) and for final classroom locations
Tuesday, January 17, 2017: Spring 2017 classes begin
Attend ALL first and second class meeting times ~ be sure to be on time or you may lose your spot.
Complete buying all assigned books and art supplies
Contact your Faculty Advisor if you have concerns about your classes or if you wish to make schedule changes.
Add/Drop deadline for Spring 2017 is Tuesday, January 24, 2017. After this date, course withdrawals (grade of W) must be done in person using the Registration Change (add/drop) form.