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Hornet Connection

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Welcome to Emporia State, Hornet!

Summer and Fall 2021 enrollment is open!

Hornet Connection is the enrollment process for new-to-ESU students. You can enroll either in-person or virtually. Prior to enrolling in your classes, there are a few steps to complete. Don't worry, we've listed the steps below for you. And if you still have questions, contact us. We are here to help!

BTW, we are planning on a spectacular fall with all the pre-COVID activities we 🖤💛 (and we think you will love them, too).

We can't wait to see you on campus!

Steps to Enroll In-Person or Virtually

In-person enrollment steps

  1. Complete this Pre-enrollment Profile Form.
  2. Sign up for an enrollment date
  3. Put the date/time on your calendar.

We are excited to meet you!

Morning Schedule

  • 8:30 a.m.: Check-in
  • 9 a.m.: New Hornet 101 Presentation
  • 10:45 a.m.: Enrollment
  • 12:15 p.m.: Residence Hall Tours

Afternoon Schedule

  • 1 p.m.: Check-in
  • 1:30 p.m.: New Hornet 101 Presentation
  • 3:15 p.m.: Enrollment
  • 4:20: Residence Hall Tours

Space is limited for in-person enrollment. Each student is allowed to bring 1 guest.

Virtual enrollment steps

  1. Login to your Hornet365 account using your university login information. Visit the first time user page to set up your new password.
  2. Log in to Canvas and complete the modules in the Hornet Connection Canvas Course using your new ESU username and password.
  3. Once you’ve completed the top 3 steps in the Hornet Connection Canvas Course, your ESU Admissions Counselor will help you set up an appointment to enroll in courses.

In-Person Hornet Connection Dates

June 10 morning
June 10 afternoon
June 11 morning
June 11 afternoon

June 22 morning
June 22 afternoon
June 23 morning (transfers)
June 23 afternoon


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(620) 341-5421

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