New Student Orientation

You’re Officially a Petrel!

orientation 16 logoWhether you are entering college for the first time, or you’ve already got some classes under your belt, we are looking forward to helping you transition into the Oglethorpe community. 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.

Fall 2016 New Student Orientation will be held from Friday, August 19th until Sunday, August 21st. All new students will be required to attend all sessions.

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!

See below for orientation weekend schedules!

You can also check out our University website where you’ll find many resources about academics, housing, and student life at Oglethorpe. If you have any questions about anything, please feel free to reach out! We are happy to help you through the Orientation process.

See you in August!

Orientation Leaders

Get the App!

All Orientation events are now available in the Oglethorpe University app. To download the app, simply search “Oglethorpe University” and select the “Orientation” tab.

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