This guide is intended to make the process as clear as possible for students and their families. Please let us know if you have any questions. This guide maps out the process and addresses a few questions that may come up along the way.
You can complete your financial aid, housing and enrollment in whichever order is convenient. However, there are specific dates that you will need to be aware of as you plan for returning in the fall. Please refer to the dates below.
It is required that each student read and sign the Family Education Right to Privacy Act (FERPA) each year. This can be downloaded from BULLDOG CONNECT.
With growing enrollment, classes fill up quickly so be aware of your scheduled enrollment dates. Enrollment is open to returning students beginning March 19.
Students will all receive a bill prior to leaving campus. It is important to have your housing, financial aid, and enrollment taken care of prior to the bill being sent. All of these factors will impact the amount of the bill.
New this year payment can be made ONLINE through BULLDOG CONNECT.
Payment or payment arrangements are due August 1st. A $100 fee will be added to the student account if this deadline is not met.
Download the Payment Selection form on BULLDOG CONNECT.
McPherson College offers students and families several options to assist in caring for any amount due.
Student Services (Housing)
Karlene Tyler, M.A.
Associate Academic Dean
(All other questions)
Bulldog Connect is the online portal for all student information, including Financial Aid, Billing and Class Schedules. It is important to check all areas of Bulldog Connect.
Click on the following to stay up to date on your student record:
• Current Students tab at the top
• Check My Status
• Financial Services
- Financial Aid Awards
- Financial Aid Document Tracking
• Student Services
- Update Student Information
- Residence Hall and Roomate Info
- My Account Information
- Choose S/A FA13
Beginning July 15 students may go online at www.mcpherson.bkstr.com to order their books for the fall semester. Students should order books prior to arriving on campus.