Accepted Freshmen Checklist

Welcome to the Lion Pride!  

Your next steps now that you are accepted:


STEP 1: Ensure your application is complete

- Submit Immunization Records

To be fully admitted, Southeastern needs to have proof of your appropriate immunizations.  The Immunization Form can be found here. Please submit your records to us via email at or fax to 985.549.5882. 


STEP 2: Apply for Housing

Did you know that students that live on campus have higher overall GPAs and graduate at a higher rate?  Our residence halls fill up fast so please apply for housing now!


STEP 3: Complete the FAFSA

To apply for TOPS or any need-based financial aid you will need to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.  Visit the Financial Aid website for more information and to start the process.  The FAFSA can be filled out after January 1.


STEP 4: Register for Orientation

Now that you have been fully admitted to Southeastern, you will need to check your email for your Orientation invitation. Invitations to Orientation are emailed as soon as you are fully admitted to Southeastern; be sure your immunization records are submitted. Orientation Information


STEP 5: Ensure Final High School Transcripts are Submitted

Louisiana Students

Southeastern can access in-state transcripts through the Louisiana Department of Education. If a paper transcript is needed, you will be contacted directly.

Non-Louisiana Students

Ask your high school counselor to send your transcript:

  • through fax to (985)549-5882
  • through email to
  • mail an official transcript in a sealed envelope to the address below

Southeastern Office of Admissions
SLU 10752
Hammond, LA 70402

However, please check your LEONET account to ensure that we do have them.  We must have official transcripts from high school, dual enrollment or any college or university you may have attended.


STEP 6: Complete Registration

Once you have attended Orientation and registered your classes, your next step will be to complete your registration process.  Fee bills will be issued close to the beginning of the semester. Please check your LEONET account to check your balance and to ensure your fee bill is paid on time.