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.
International Undergraduate Orientation - Only for First Year Students starting in Spring 2023.
*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 Friday, January 13, 2023.
January 12, 2023
Early Move In to On-Campus Housing
All Graduate Students
Graduate Students with Teaching Assistantships
January 16, 2023
Incoming Exchange Orientation- Please contact the Experiential Global Learning department for details.
Graduate Business Learning Center (GBLC)
School of Law
JD, SJD, LLM and Exchange Programs
Hartford, Avery Point, & Waterbury Campuses
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 spring 2023.
Graduate Students (Avery Point and Hartford Non-Business Programs)
Graduate School Orientation (Online)