Welcome to Oglethorpe!

Whether you are entering college for the first time, or whether you’ve got some classes under your belt, we are looking forward to helping you transition into Oglethorpe. Orientation will be one of the busiest, most exciting weekends in your Oglethorpe career, and we are happy to help you  get acquainted with our campus.

tate orientation2015 Fall New Student Orientation will be held from Friday August 21st to Sunday, August 23rd, and all new students are required to attend Orientation in its entirety.These sessions will prepare you for your time at Oglethorpe through student training, information sessions, and interactive programs. We have worked hard to provide our students with the most effective and relevant information during Orientation. You will be totally prepared to handle life as a new student at Oglethorpe after these sessions!

A quick schedule can be found in the section below. The full booklet of information will be available soon, and all Orientation events will be uploaded to the Oohlala App by August 1st. To download the app, simply search “Oglethorpe University” and select the “Orientation” tab. Please continue to check this page for more information. We will work to provide you with the most up-to-date information so you can come prepared.

Please check out our University website; you can find so many resources about academics, housing, and student life at Oglethorpe there. If you have any questions about anything, please feel free to reach out to me! I am happy to help you through the Orientation process.

See you in August!

meAlexandra Yancey
Coordinator of Orientation, Greek Affairs, & Leadership


2015 Fall New Student Orientation Schedule of Events

2015 Quick Orientation Schedule