June 2014 New Student Orientation
Last updated: July 15, 2014
2014 June Orientation - Update
If you missed June Orientation 2014 and still need your schedule, here is what you should do:
Come to campus any Monday – Friday to pick
up your schedule at the
Registrar’s Office. If you need advisement, you could call
the Academic Advisement Center
and make an appointment to get your schedule and advice there.
Once you have your schedule, you can get your ID at the
go to one of the
computer centers to get your email and WestConnduit username and
password, and then head over to the
Parking Office on the
Westside campus to get your parking decal (if you need one).
It is recommended that you check office hours for each office before
you come in and to call the parking office to make sure someone is
there since it is a one person office.
Then keep checking the
page for detailed information regarding all planned activities for
Welcome Week. Whether you live on campus or are a commuter,
you should schedule Monday, August 25 – Wednesday, August 27 all day
for Orientation activities. Especially if you missed
Orientation, you should plan to attend as many of the events and
activities as you can to get you a involved and engaged and ready
for the semester. It should be fun!
Thank you to those who attended our June Orientation for new students June 22-26. We hope you had fun. Please provide us with feedback about your orientation experience so we know what we did well and also where we need to consider improvements for next year.
Information regarding Orientation for Summer 2015 will be added as it becomes available. Below is the information from 2014.
Please remember to check out some of the valuable information on the
right side of this screen. And if you have any questions, please feel
free to call
Many students have questions regarding orientation and how to prepare for their first week at Western. Please select an appropriate FAQ below to find out more.
There are many services available at Western that help you be the best student and best person you can be. Check out the links below for more information.
Parents have sometimes just as many questions as their students. Please click on the links below for more information.
What is there to do?
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Where is there to stay?
There are a number of hotels that are only about 10-15 minutes away from our Midtown and Westside campuses.
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