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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

What to Bring

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  • [PDF] New Transfer Student Checklist (248 KiB)
    Review and complete any needed steps on the New Transfer Student Checklist.
  • Photo identification
    Photo ID is needed to check-in to Orientation and a goverment issued photo ID is needed to get your MavCARD (University ID card).
  • Know your StarID and StarID password
    You will need your StarID and StarID password to register for classes at orientation.  If you forgot your StarID or StarID password go to StarID Self Service to look up your information. If you have not activated your StarID, go to Register for Orientation page and review the "Know Star ID" instructions.
  • Degree Audit Report (DARs) and unofficial/official transcripts of any college level course work you have completed
    This will help academic advisors to better serve you in the advising and registration labs.
  • Course descriptions
    Bring course descriptions of courses taken previously at other institutions if you need to make course equivalencies.
  • License plate number
    If you are planning on purchasing a parking permit, you will need to have your license plate number.

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