Office of New Student Orientation Programs

Program Dates

Students admitted for Summer 2017 (classes beginning in May): Orientation registration is open. You will complete orientation online through the reservation system, which includes several modules with videos and quiz questions.

Students admitted for Fall 2017 (classes beginning in August): Orientation registration and program dates are now open for all students. The chart below lists dates for each college. There are a limited number of seats for each program, which are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. 

If you are an Adult student age 25 or older, you will also have the option of completing orientation online. However, we strongly encourage you to come to an in-person program date if your schedule allows.

Academic College

Program Dates

Arts and Letters

 July 12, August 2

Business and Innovation

 July 12, 14, August 2

Judith Herb College of Education

 July 10, 12, 14, August 2


 August 2

Health and Human Services

 July 10, 12, 14, August 2


 July 10, 14, August 2

Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

 July 12, August 2

Natural Sciences and Mathematics

 July 10, August 2

University College

 July 10, 12, 14, August 2

*Honors Students

Students who have applied and been accepted to the Jesup Scott Honors College (JSHC) are invited to attend an Honors orientation on May 31, June 2 or  June 3. To attend Honors orientation, please choose an Honors orientation date that coincides with the Rocket Launch dates of your admitted college. The JSHC also will host open houses on these dates and throughout the summer for admitted Honors students to answer questions and highlight the value of the Honors experience. 

Scholarship Student Athletes

The Athletic Department would like to invite recruited NCAA scholarship student-athletes and their families to attend a presentation during Rocket Launch. Please choose one of the following Rocket Launch dates that coincide with your admitted college’s program. Scholarship student athlete dates are June 14, 23, 28, 30, and July 12. 




Last Updated: 7/3/17