Congratulations on your acceptance!

Take the next steps to becoming a Tommie.

Take your next step to becoming a Tommie! Reserve your place in the class and apply for on-campus housing by submitting your confirming and housing deposits. 

Applied Common App?

Go to your application portal. Select “create account” and use the same email address you used to apply for admission.

Returning to the Applicant Portal?

Go to your application portal. Select “login to my account” and enter your username and password. If you have forgotten your password, follow the prompts to choose a new password.

Choosing to Send Payment Through the Mail?

Print the Deposit Mailing Form.

Where Do My Deposits Go?

  • Confirming deposit: $200
  • Housing deposit: $200

The confirming deposit is a fee that goes toward enrollment processing costs. The housing deposit is credited toward your first bill.

Your acceptance letter contained information about your St. Thomas scholarship or award. You will receive a supplemental comprehensive financial aid package if you completed the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). 

Opportunities for Additional Scholarships
Visit the Financial Aid website or your St. Thomas Applicant Portal to learn about eligibility, application requirements and deadlines for St. Thomas scholarships and matching programs.

Contact Financial Aid at (651) 962-6550.

Curious how your credits will transfer to St. Thomas?

Advanced Placement requirements are outlined here.

Our transfer credit tool will help to determine if your credits from another institution will transfer. This could include PSEO, dual-credit courses, College in the Schools and more.

Tommie Overnights 

Accepted Student Days

Housing Preference Forms

We will send out housing preference instructions in mid-April to students who have submitted both a housing and confirming deposit. At this point, you will rank your residence hall preferences, select a living learning community, complete a roommate questionnaire and choose a meal plan.

  • Housing preference forms due: May 24
  • Housing assignments sent: July 6

Orientation Dates

Information about orientation will be sent to confirmed students in May. We offer a variety of weekday and weekend dates in July, as well as one session right before the start of fall semester: July 9, 11, 13, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 26 and Aug. 30.

First Day of Classes


Both the confirming and the housing deposits are fully refundable until May 1 for students enrolling fall semester.* The admissions office must receive a request for refund in writing via mail or email postmarked or dated by the first day of class to initiate the refund. Refunds are processed within three weeks of the initial request in the form of original payment.

*If you are enrolling spring semester, please contact your admissions counselor regarding deposit refund dates.