Enrollment Next Steps

Next Steps for Admitted Students Fall 2022

If you’re wondering what to do after you’ve been admitted until the first day of class on August 29, follow the guide below to stay organized.


  1. Sign up for a registration appointment:
        1. Sign up for an appointment to register for classes: new undergraduate students are encouraged to sign up for one of our in-person orientation days to register for classes in person. If you aren’t able to come in person, registration appointments are available online as well. Look at the two options listed below and register for the option you prefer.
          • On-campus Appointments: Click HERE to schedule your on-campus appointment on either June 6, 16, 17, or July 18. You will come to Kettering College’s campus during your appointment time and can register for classes as well as complete other enrollment business at this time.
          • Online Appointments: Click HERE to schedule your registration appointment. You will be able to meet with a Kettering College staff on Zoom to complete the course registration process.
          • NOTE: Please be sure to activate and log in to your KC student email and the student portal prior to your appointment. Contact the IT Help Desk (e-mail or call 937 203-8303) if you are not able to log in. Ensure you are using Google Chrome with pop-ups enabled. Mobile devices will not be able to process registration
    1. Financial Clearance: A down payment of $800 needs to be paid before the semester starts unless a student has been awarded financial aid that equals the total semester tuition and fee bill or has 3rd party sponsorship. If you are ready to make this payment, log into your student portal. If you need help making a payment, you can contact If you plan on taking federal financial aid, make sure to complete all FAFSA paperwork and submit to Kettering College (code: 007035). If you have any questions about completing your FAFSA, you can contact Melissa Franklin.
    2. Buy books and class materials: Kettering College utilizes an online bookstore called which will fulfill your course material needs. After you register for your classes, you will be able to log in to this online bookstore and complete your order. Required course materials that are in stock ship the same day. You can choose the buying option that works best for you: rental, used, new, or eBook. Eligible students can apply for book vouchers at checkout. Note: by using the voucher, you agree to have eCampus send your textbook bill to the college, we then add your book costs to your Kettering College student account. A price match is always guaranteed if you find a lower price. For questions contact 859-209-6958 or email
    3. Please submit proof of your vaccination: Kettering College is requiring ALL students who are registered for classes (in person, online, or in clinical rotations) to submit proof of receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Submit proof of your vaccination to Sarah Bayer, Student Health Coordinator via email at . If you are in a clinical program, you will also need to submit a copy of your vaccination card through CastleBranch. Requests for exemptions from COVID-19 vaccination will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please email our Student Health Coordinator if you need an exemption. Visit our Covid-10 FAQ page for more information. Visit our Immunization and Health Requirements page for a full list of requirements.
    4. Check KC email address frequently: Kettering College faculty and staff will continue to contact you about important enrollment business through your KC email address. If you have had any trouble accessing this KC Gmail account, you can call the Kettering College IT Help Desk by e-mailing or calling (937) 203-8303. Please continue to check this account weekly as we will be continuing to send you updates and important information about the start of the Fall semester.
    5. Fall Welcome Week: Save the date for Friday, August 26 at Kettering College, (3737 Southern Blvd.Kettering, OH 45429) for program orientations and welcome social events. More information will be posted about the full Welcome Week schedule in July. This session is intended to give new students all the resources they need to best succeed at Kettering College.
    6. Parking Pass and Student ID: We would love to prepare your Kettering College student ID before the school year begins and have it ready for you at the front desk. Email Kettering College’s Front Desk Attendant, Doris Imhoff (, the information below, and she will print your student ID and have it ready for you when you start classes:
      • First and Last name
      • Student ID #
      • Photo from the shoulders up (solid background preferred)
      • Mailing Address

      Instructions for Parking Pass Creation: email Kettering College’s Front Desk Attendant, Doris Imhoff (, the following information, and she will prepare your parking pass and have it ready for you at the front desk of Kettering College. Parking on campus is free of charge to our KC students:

      • Last Name, First Name, MI
      • Vehicle Yr.
      • Vehicle Make
      • Vehicle Model
      • Color of Vehicle
      • License Plate # Including State
      • Drivers License # Including State
    7. Complete clinical paperwork (if applicable): Those directly admitted into programs with clinical work will be required to complete paperwork that includes a background check and immunization records. Check in with your specific program to confirm if you need to complete this paperwork. If you do not have a contact for your program, email and we can connect you with your program.
    8. Residence Hall Accommodations (if applicable): If you are interested in living in the residence hall, make sure you’ve filled out the Residence Hall Application. as spots in the residence hall can fill up. Here’s a list of ideas of items to bring, as a residence hall student. If you have any questions about living in the residence hall or about residence hall move-in day contact our residence hall director,

Other Helpful Information for New Students: 

  • Log into our online course delivery system – Canvas – to be ready to start classes! Here is more information about this process. Please note that your classes will not populate in the online course delivery system until a few days before classes begin on August 29, 2022. 

Student Services Contact Information:
Admissions Office:
Transfer Credit:
Records Office – Registration:
Finance Office:
KC Help Desk:


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