For questions about Family Orientation, please contact the alumni and family relations office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 413-559-6638. For questions about new student orientation, what to bring, and move-in, please contact the new student experience office at 413.559.6392 or email@example.com
9 a.m.-noon:Check In, R.W. Kern Center, Lobby
This is where it all begins. Students receive ID cards, keys, orientation schedules, and other important documents. At this time, students and their families can speak with staff from financial aid, student accounts, and the student employment office.
9 a.m.-1 p.m.: Moving In, Residential houses
Students move into their assigned houses. Orientation and residence life staff will be available to help you. Please don’t hesitate to ask for assistance!
1-2:15 p.m.:Welcome Lunch, R.W. Kern Center
New students, families, and friends are invited to share a meal with President Ed Wingenbach and other special guests.
2:30-3 p.m.: Parents Discussion with President Ed Wingenbach, R.W. Kern Center, Taylor Room
3:15-4:45 p.m.:Family Orientation Roundtables, R.W. Kern Center, Taylor Room
4:30-5:30 p.m.:Family Reception, R.W. Kern Center, patio
Families are invited to join President Edward Wingenbach for refreshments and conversation while students meet their orientation leaders.
5:30-6:45 p.m.: Dinner and Dessert, R.W. Kern Center, lobby