William & Mary

Tribe Guide

Welcome new students!

The William & Mary Tribe Guide is your one-stop online source for information about what you need to do before you arrive in Williamsburg this January. From advising and registration to housing and meal plans, the Tribe Guide is here to help you make a smooth transition to life at W&M.

Get Started!

Have you activated your account? If not, activate your WMuserid now. You will need to create a secure, personalized password.


Once you pay your enrollment deposit, you'll be able to activate your WMApps email account. Check it frequently for important updates.


You'll use myWM to access a variety of core services such as Banner for financial aid awards and class registration, and your WMApps email. Go ahead and visit myWM to take a look.

New Student Orientation

Wondering what Orientation is going to be like? Check out this year's New Student & Family Orientation Schedule!


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William & Mary will close for the university's Winter Break at 5 pm on Wednesday, December 23 and re-open at 8 am on Monday, January 4.