Orientation at Connecticut College prepares you for an amazing first year. 

Arrival Day is Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, when you'll move in and get settled. Orientation begins Friday evening. Your student adviser and other student leaders will help you get settled and acquainted with the organizations, traditions and activities of Connecticut College. If you are a new student participating in the Genesis or Odyssey programs, you'll arrive a day earlier, on Aug. 27.

Beginning the moment you arrive, you’ll get to know your classmates, faculty, staff and, of course, the beautiful campus. During the week student leaders (including the Orientation Committee, Housefellows, Floor Governors and Student Advisers) and faculty members will help you prepare for an amazing first semester.

Before you arrive, a few reminders: