New Student Checklist

New Student Checklist (Applicant has not attended college before.) *

  1. Apply for admission to Walden University
  2. Verify your programs is approved for VA Benefits by looking it up in the Department of Veterans Affairs WEAMS Institution Search.
  3. If applicable, apply for the following Veterans' Education Benefits
  1. Apply for the military tuition discount with Enrollment Advisor, or send proof of military service to  
  2. Request your Joint Services Transcript or ACE transcript.
  3. Apply for Federal Financial Aid, if appropriate.
  4. If using Tuition Assistance, submit authorization form to
  5. If steps 1-7 have been complete, complete the Request for Certification form.
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