Accepted Next Steps

Accepted Next Steps


Graduate Students

You've been officially accepted to Cal U: Congratulations and welcome!

We're eager to help you prepare for success as a graduate student at California University of Pennsylvania. Review the checklist below to complete important first steps and learn more about helpful campus resources.

If you need more help, please contact our admissions department:

Graduate Campus: Graduate Campus students can email or call 724-938-4187
Graduate Online: Graduate Online students can email or call 1-866-595-6348

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Important Next Steps

Make it Official

1. Accept your admission.
Self Service Center at

Graduate Campus students can email or call 724-938-4187. Graduate Online students can email or call 1-866-595-6348

2. Locate your Campus Wide ID Number (CWID). Acceptance correspondence via email

3. Get your Cal U username and password.

4. Check your Cal U email.

5. Login to the Vulcan Information Portal (VIP).

6. Accept the Financial Terms and Conditions Statement.*
Click “Academic Info”
Click “Add/Drop Classes”

Tie up Loose Ends and Prepare for Class

For more information to “Tie up Loose Ends” and “Prepare for Class”, view the Welcome Guide:

Graduate on-campus
Graduate Global Online

* Terms and conditions must be accepted or you will be unable to register for classes.