About Orientation

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Eagle Gathering 2013 on Ball Circle


The University of Mary Washington’s New Student Orientation welcomes all incoming freshman and transfer students and their families to campus.  The Division of Student Affairs and the Orientation Staff are committed to making students and their families feel welcomed, involved, and connected to the University.  At Orientation, students meet other incoming and current students, register for academic courses, and learn more about the UMW campus, policies, and traditions.


January 2015 Orientation Information


Orientation for new students entering UMW will be held on January 9-10, 2015.  Students who will be living on campus may move in on January 8, 2015.  Information regarding the Orientation schedule will be updated soon.

Orientation Registration will be available on Monday, November 10, 2014.