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I’m Accepted… Now What?

Congratulations on your acceptance to Alderson Broaddus University!

Orientation – January 8-10, 2017

The Alderson Broaddus family is looking forward to welcoming you to the campus and assisting you with your transition into college.

Orientation is MANDATORY for all new students (transfers and freshman) at Alderson Broaddus University.

Spring 2017 Orientation Schedule

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You can learn about our residence halls here. We offer a variety of styles and amenities.

If you will be living on campus, be sure to submit your Official Housing Request. Requests for the Fall semester can be submitted beginning in March.

If you want to commute, be sure to submit your Off-Campus Housing Request.

If you have a documented medical condition that requires a special housing consideration, please submit a Request for Housing Accommodation so we can best meet your needs.

Student Health Assessment Forms

Alderson Broaddus University requires all new students (transfers and freshman) to complete the Student Health Assessment Form prior to attending ABU. This form must be completed in its entirety and received by The Office of Student Affairs by January 6th for students starting in the Spring semester.

Click below to access the form that applies to you:


All students who will have a vehicle on campus must register it with Campus Safety.  When you arrive to campus, you can pick up your parking pass in the Campus Safety Office, located in the Student Center Lobby.

If you will not have a vehicle on campus, you must complete a Vehicle Waiver Form. The Business Office will send you a copy of this form. You can also pick up this form in the Business Office.


If you haven’t done so already, please complete these steps to ensure you receive financial aid:
  1. Submit your FAFSA at ABU federal school code is 003806
  2. Sign and return your financial aid award letter once received
  3. Complete BOTH Entrance Counseling and Master Promissory Note at  (If you are accepting your federal student loans, you MUST complete these steps to receive funds)
  4. Other — if the FAO has contacted you regarding verification, you will want to complete that process immediately in order to obtain aid.

Questions?  Email us or call us (304) 457-6354.

ABU Bookstore

Textbooks are available in the bookstore located on campus and online.

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