New Student Orientation Program Events

New Student Orientation Program Events

Monday, August 27 - Sunday, September 2, 2018

Register for Mandatory New Student Orientation

The School of General Studies hosts a week-long series of Orientation events to help new students learn more about the life of a GS student. From information sessions about financial aid and study abroad to social events and campus tours, Orientation provides additional support to aid students in the transition to Columbia University.

Dual BA & Joint Program Orientation

Friday, August 24, 2018, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Incoming students are invited to attend a full-day orientation aimed at introducing students in the Dual BA Program Between Columbia University and Sciences Po, the Dual BA Program between Trinity College Dublin and Columbia University, and the Joint Bachelor’s Degree Program between City University of Hong Kong and Columbia University to the resources and support available at Columbia. There will be a break in the program from 1 - 5 p.m. to allow students to attend the International Students Orientation Program if applicable.

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International Students Orientation Program

Friday, August 24, 2018, 1 - 5 p.m.

Incoming international students are invited to attend a half-day orientation that will introduce them to the resources and support available at Columbia and share strategies for creating a meaningful and balanced lifestyle while navigating the University.

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Veterans & NROTC Orientation Program

Friday, August 31, 2018, 9 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Incoming military veteran and NROTC students are invited to attend a half-day orientation that will introduce them to the resources available to support their transitions from the armed forces to student life at Columbia.

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