First-Year Orientation

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Hello! Congratulations on being accepted to the University of Mary Washington

Orientation is a great opportunity to meet your fellow classmates, register for classes, and get connected with our community long before classes start in August. Orientation for first-year students will be held on multiple days in the month of June. This event is mandatory for first-year students and will equip you to succeed in college. Please take a look at the dates below to begin planning your trip to Fredericksburg!

June 17-18

June 18-19
June 22-23

June 23-24
June 24-25
June 25-26


If you would like to review what a typical Orientation session entails, feel free to navigate our website. You can view the January Orientation schedule. A new schedule specific to June’s sessions will be posted by April 2015.