Orientation at Connecticut College prepares you for an amazing first year. Beginning the moment you arrive on August 22, you’ll get to know your classmates, faculty, staff and, of course, the beautiful campus. During the week, student and faculty advisers will help you register for courses and prepare for an amazing first semester. Check back often for updates, new videos and photos, and to see Orientation unfold live on social media.
- Schedule of events
- Directions to campus
- New London and the region
- Frequently asked questions
- Arrival Day welcome address
- Genesis program (for underrepresented students)
- Odyssey program (for international students)
- Residential life
- Student life
Use #FinallyACamel on Twitter and Instagram to join the conversation, share your excitement and capture your arrival.
Meet the Class of 2018
Hear from the Class of 2018, in their own words, how they've been spending the summer and why they're excited to join the Connecticut College family.
Arrival Day Photos
Student Life and Orientation
Office of Student Life
Academics & Advising
Office of the Dean of First Year Students
Office of Residential Life and Education
Having trouble finding your way around? We've got you covered.
Over the Hump
Over the Hump: a survival guide for the Class of 2018