New Student Orientation Dates


Parent orientation takes
place on DAY 1 of each of 
the orientation sessions.

New student orientation will be an overnight experience.
Starting at 8 a.m. on day 1 until 3:30 p.m. on day 2.

JUNE 17/18

School of Visual and Performing Arts

Art: Graphic Design, Illustration, Photography, Studio Art


Digital & Interactive Media Arts: Art, Computer Science, Media Production

Media Arts: Media Production

Music: Audio & Music Production, Jazz Studies, Performance (Voice/Instrumental)

Music Education

Musical Theatre

Professional Writing: Business & Technical, Creative, Journalism & Public Relations

Theatre Arts: Design/Technology, Management, Performance, Theatre Studies

JUNE 20/21

School of Professional Studies

Elementary Education

Secondary Education:  Biology, Chemistry, English, History with Social Studies minor, Mathematics, Spanish

Health Education

Health and Wellness Management

Public Health: Allied Health, Community Health, Fitness & Wellness, Holistic & Integrative Health

Criminal Justice: Corrections: Probation, Parole & Offender Rehabilitation, Criminology, Law Enforcement, Homeland Security, Legal Studies


Social Work

JUNE 24/25

Ancell School of Business

Accounting: Financial, Managerial

Business Administration/Undeclared



Finance: Financial Management, Financial Investments & Markets

Management: Human Resources, Small Business & Entrepreneurial, Supervisory

Management Information Systems: General, Information Security

Marketing: General, Digital & Interactive Marketing

JUNE 27/28

Macricostas School of Arts and Sciences


Applied Computing

Applied & Computational Mathematics: Actuarial Science, Mathematics of Data Science & Machine Learning, Differential Equations and Scientific Computing

Biology: Professional, Bioscience, Ecological

Chemistry: Biochemistry General, Biochemistry ACS Approved, Chemistry ACS Approved

Computer Science

English (Literature)


Interdisciplinary Studies


Political Science



Undeclared/Exploratory Studies

JULY 8/9

Make-Up Day

Not available to attend your major specific orientation session?
Please register for the Make-up Day!


Transfer Orientation


Welcome Week

Updated schedule coming soon.
For an example of Welcome Weeks schedule from last year, click the link below.