Online Student Orientation

As an online student, here are some links to documents that may be helpful to you as a new student at Ridgewater College.

Electronic Documents (These documents would be given out to each student that attends an on-campus registration day.)

When you are finished reviewing all of the above information, complete the Personal Data Form.

After you submit the Personal Data Form - we will contact you to arrange for advising and registration. Thank you!

Check out our Student Guide​ for additional info on how to succeed as a Ridgewater student!

Additional Resources



How to acquire your Ridgewater Warrior ID card as an online student

1. Please submit a photo of yourself by using the following guidelines:
a. Photo should have a white background
b. Please make sure your photo is a headshot, not a “selfie”
c. Do not take a photo wearing a hat, sunglasses or any other item that can obstruct the view of your facial features. Corrective eye glasses are completely acceptable.

2. Email that photo as a jpeg image along with your name and  student tech Id number to Tim.Olson@ridgewater.edu with your current mailing address and phone number.

3. Please refer to our Warrior Card website for area discounts that are available with your student ID.  http://www.ridgewater.edu/Student-Portal/Pages/Warrior-Card.aspx​  

The Warrior ID card is also your free pass to all Ridgewater home sporting events, Student Life activities, and choir & theatre productions.

Ridgewater Student Life will mail your Ridgewater Warrior Card to you, Please contact the Student Life office for any questions regarding the Warrior ID and this process 320-234-8562.





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