You’re a Yellow Jacket!

Congratulations! You’re in, and we’re so excited to welcome you to our hive. We know you have a ton to offer, and we’re sure we can offer you a lot in return. As you consider where you’ll land next, know that we’re here to help you figure it out.

Make it official

Submit your Enrollment Deposit

Your next – and most important – step is to confirm your status as a future Yellow Jacket! Make it official by accepting your offer of admission and submitting your enrollment deposit. Your next big adventure starts now!

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What to expect

Prepping for college can feel like a lot. Good news is, we’re here to support you through every step of this exciting new journey.

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Let’s socialize

Follow us on Instagram to get a feel for day-to-day life on campus. There’s lots to explore from the POV of our current students.

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Your Second home

Let’s explore the place you’ll call home for four years. See what Ashland has to offer, and picture what life might look like here.

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For parents

Navigating the college search is a family affair! Get to know us, and see how we’ll work to support your future YJ once they’re here.

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Admitted Student FAQs

This one’s easy! Visit your Applicant Portal to confirm your plans to attend Randolph-Macon. To make it official, submit your enrollment deposit by the deadline that corresponds with your chosen application plan.

Your financial aid information is available in your Applicant Portal. To maximize your aid eligibility, you must submit your FAFSA (use RMC’s code: 003733) so we can offer a comprehensive aid award.

If you have questions, contact our Financial Aid office (804) 752-7259 or Or schedule an appointment today

There are lots of ways to connect with your future classmates! Attend one of our admitted student events, or connect virtually through our Facebook group.

In April, you’ll start receiving communications from our New Student Transitions and Residence Life teams that’ll provide direction on how to complete your New Student Forms. One of these forms will be the Housing Application. As a first year student, you’ll live in our Freshman Village, or in one of our living-learning communities.

Our detailed questionnaire helps us match you with a roommate. Not knowing your roommate may seem intimidating at first, but it’s a great way to meet new friends and get involved in new activities. If you have a roommate in mind, you can indicate that too!

You’ll register for fall semester classes during your New Student Registration & Family Orientation Day. These events take place over the summer, and are designed to prepare you for a successful transition to Randolph-Macon. More information coming soon!

Our first year move-in is the kickoff to an exciting Welcome Week for new Yellow Jackets. Fall 2024 move-in day to be announced soon.

we can help Questions?

We have answers. Connect with us, in-person or virtually.

Campus visits

See campus from a new lens

As an admitted student, you might have some new questions about the Yellow Jacket experience. Whether you’ve already visited or were waiting till now, come get an up close look at what might be your next four years.

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Financial aid

Schedule your appointment

Our Financial Aid team is here for you! No matter what’s on your mind when it comes to paying for college, they’re ready to help. Schedule your appointment today, or give us a call at (804) 752-7259 to connect with a member of the team.

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Current students at Randolph-Macon's Camptown festival.

Life at Randolph-Macon

Wondering what day-to-day life is really like for a Yellow Jacket? Check out this playlist of student-made day in the life videos to get a feel for how our students live and learn.

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Get your yellow jacket Gear

It’s never too soon to start looking the part. If you’re ready to add some lemon and black to your wardrobe, shop our Randolph-Macon campus store online.