August Orientation

Students who cannot attend May, June, or July Orientation Sessions attend the orientation session for both transfer students and first-year students held on Tuesday, August 20. Students who plan to reside on campus may move into their permanently assigned space on Monday, August 19.

Please visit the Residence Life and Housing website for specific questions about move-in.

All students & guests can park in the George Washington Lot, located on Double Drive, all day at no additional charge.

Tentative Schedule

This schedule is subject to change; all students will receive the final schedule either while moving into their residence hall or during the off-campus student check-in.)

8:00-9:30           Check In, University Center, 2nd Floor

8:00-10:00          Advising, University Center, 1st Floor

8:15-9:30           Campus Resource Fair, UC, 2nd Floor

9:30-10:00         Orientation Leader Time

10:00-10:45        Welcome, UC, Chandler Ballroom


First-Year Schedule

10:45-11:30         Academic Expectations, University Center, Colonnade Room

11:40-12:20        Lunch with your Orientation Leader- University Center, 4th Floor


Transfer Schedule

10:45-11:15         Academic Expectations, University Center, Chandler Ballroom

11:15-11:30        Transfer Student Meeting, UC, Chandler Ballroom

11:40-12:20        Lunch with you Orientation Leader- University Center, 4th Floor


First-Year & Transfer Students

12:30-1:15         Student Panel, UC, Chandler Ballroom


Choose One:

1:15-1:45        Residential Student Meeting, UC, Colonnade Room

1:15-1:45        Off Campus Student Meeting, UC, Chandler Ballroom C


2:00-2:45        Support Services for Students, UC, Chandler Ballroom

2:45-3:15        Campus Safety, UC, Chandler Ballroom

3:15-3:30        Time with your Orientation Leader

3:30-5 Concurrent Sessions

5:00-6:00 Dinner, University Center, 4th Floor