Optional 2021 In-Person First-Year Orientation

First-year students who participate in virtual orientation are also eligible to attend an optional in-person orientation session. A tentative schedule of the student schedule and the guest schedule for the day can be found below. For more information about virtual orientation or what to expect both before and after orientation, click here.


Tentative Student Schedule

9:00-10:30AM            Check-In

10:30-11:00 AM          Welcome

11:15-11:45 AM             Student Success Workshop Session 1

12:00-12:45 PM           Lunch with your Orientation Group

1:00-1:30 PM               Student Success Workshop Session 2

1:45-2:15 PM                Orientation Group

2:30-4:00 PM              Afternoon Activities with Other New Eagles

4:00-5:00 PM              Optional Tours of Campus and Residence Halls

5:00 PM                         Departure


Tentative Guest Schedule

9:00-10:30AM              Check-In

10:30-11:00 AM            Welcome

11:00-11:45 AM             Academic Expectations

12:00-12:45 PM            Lunch

1:00-1:30 PM                Campus Safety

1:30-1:50 PM                Review of Student Summer Homework

2:00-3:45 PM              First-Year Fundamentals: What To Expect As Your Student Transitions

-Current Student Panel

-Information about the Health Center and Counseling Center*

-Tips and Tricks to Support Your Student*

4:00-5:00 PM                        Optional Tours of Campus and Residence Halls

5:00 PM                       Departure



*This session will also be featured in the July Webinar sessions for anyone who isn’t attending the optional in-person orientation program.