Orientation Events on Campus

UConn offers many orientation programs to new students- you are required to attend some orientation programs, while others are optional.  Please use the chart below to find out more information about your orientation programs. This list does not include all orientations – for example, if you are a graduate student, your academic program or academic department might also require you to attend a departmental orientation.

Storrs Campus

Undergraduate Students

August 21-25, 2022
International Undergraduate Orientation - Only for First Year Students starting in Fall 2022.

*If you are an undergraduate who started in your UConn degree online or from overseas (e.g. at ECNU or UNNC) you should attend the ISSS New Student Orientation for new international students on Monday, August 22.

July-August 2022
ISSS Online Pre-Arrival Orientation - All incoming students need to complete this before arriving in the U.S.

August 20, 2022
Early Move In to On-Campus Housing

 

 

All Graduate Students

May-August 2022
Graduate School Orientation (Online)

July-August 2022
ISSS Pre-Arrival Online Orientation- All incoming students need to complete this before arriving in the U.S.

August 22, 2022

ISSS New Student Orientation - Required for all new international graduate students at the Storrs campus.

 

Graduate Students with Teaching Assistantships

August 15, 2022
ITA Orientation for new International TAs - University of Connecticut American English Language Institute (UCAELI).

July-August 2022
ISSS Pre-Arrival Online Orientation- All incoming students need to complete this before arriving in the U.S.

August 22, 2022
ISSS New Student Orientation

August 23, 2022
New TA Orientation for all new Teaching Assistants - Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL).

 

Exchange Students

August 22-26, 2022
Incoming Exchange Orientation- Please contact the Experiential Global Learning department for details.

July-August 2022
ISSS Pre-Arrival Online Orientation- All incoming students need to complete this before arriving in the U.S.

Graduate Business Learning Center (GBLC)

Graduate Students

August 22, 2022

Required ISSS Orientation for all business programs. Details TBD.

August 23-26, 2022

MSBAPM - Contact your program for details.

MSFRM - Contact your program for details.

MSFINTECH- Contact your program for details.

July-August 2022

ISSS Pre-Arrival Online Orientation - All incoming students need to complete this before arriving in the U.S.

Stamford Campus

Undergraduate Students

August 24, 2022

Stamford Undergraduate Orientation  (see special information for international students)

July-August 2022

ISSS Pre-Arrival Online Orientation - All incoming students need to complete this before arriving in the U.S.

Graduate Students

August 22, 2022

Required ISSS Orientation for all business programs. Details TBD.

August 23-26, 2022

MSBAPM - Contact your program for details.

MSFRM - Contact your program for details.

MSFINTECH- Contact your program for details.

July-August 2022

ISSS Pre-Arrival Online Orientation - All incoming students need to complete this before arriving in the U.S.

School of Law

JD, SJD, LLM and Exchange Programs

August 23-26, 2022

LLM and Exchange Orientation Schedule - Contact: LLM or Law Exchange

JD and SJD Students - Contact your program for details.

July-August 2022

ISSS Pre-Arrival Online Orientation - All incoming students need to complete this before arriving in the U.S.

Hartford, Avery Point, & Waterbury Campuses

Undergraduate Students

Avery Point Orientation - June-July

Hartford Campus Orientation - May-July

Waterbury Campus Orientation  - June-July

July-August 2022

ISSS Pre-Arrival Online Orientation- All incoming students need to complete this before arriving in the U.S.

After paying the $400 enrollment deposit students will receive and invitation to sign up for orientation in mid-May. Check your personal email!  All new undergraduate students must complete all online orientation modules before they can sign up for an advising appointment to enroll in classes for fall 2022.

 

 

 

Graduate Students (Avery Point and Hartford Non-Business Programs)

May-August 2022
Graduate School Orientation (Online)

July-August 2022
ISSS Pre-Arrival Online Orientation- All incoming students need to complete this before arriving in the U.S.