Newly Admitted

Confirming Your Attendance

The Graduate School needs to receive a response to the offer of admission from you as soon as you decide.


Welcome to Appalachian! You are joining more than 1000 students taking classes in Boone and 800 students taking classes online or at a distance in places throughout northwestern North Carolina. This page lists information regarding getting ready to start your graduate work.

Information for New Students

Welcome to Appalachian! We look forward to working with you on your graduate program. Please carefully read and retain both your admission letter and the insert, as they contain important information about your graduate education. 

Graduate Student Groups

Graduate students at Appalachian State are afforded many opportunities to get involved in the collegiate community. Below are a few options available on campus.