Frequently Asked Questions
I think I am getting close to graduation. What do I need to do?
- Contact your advisor to review your checksheet
- Declare your candidacy for graduation by completing the appropriate form (see Document Downloads)
- If you are declaring candidacy for your associate's degree, you can fax the form to the Office of Online Programs (201) 692-7359 or mail it to:
Office of Online Programs
Fairleigh Dickinson University
1000 River Road (H-DH1-05)
Teaneck, NJ 07666
Attn: JoAnna Steiner
If you are declaring candidacy for your BA in Individualized Studies, please mail the form to Enrollment Services on the Metropolitan Campus as instructed on the form.
I need to skip a term. May I do that?
You may skip a term with no penalty. However, if you skip more than one, you will need to fill out and fax an Application for Readmission form to the Office of Online Programs: 201.692.7359.
Can I access material at the Fairleigh Dickinson University Library online?
Yes, visit the University Library website at http://library.fdu.edu.
Will I need to purchase any books for my classes; If so where do I get them?
This depends on the course you are taking and the instructor teaching it. Most courses will require a text book or material of some kind. Specific requirements for each course can be obtained by logging into WebCampus and checking your online course. Books can be purchased through a variety of means, including the FDU Bookstore.
What are the technical requirements for participation in FDU's online program?
A full list of hardware and software requirements can be found in the WebCampus Student Manual.