Welcome Freshmen Students

Fall 2014 Orientation

Freshman Orientation:
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
OR Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Transfer Orientation:
Thursday, August 21, 2014

Graduate Orientation:
Tuesday, August 26, 2014

International Orientation:
Wednesday, August 27, 2014


Fall 2014 Freshman Orientation Dates
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 OR Wednesday, August 20, 2014


8:30AM:        Check-In Desk Opens
9:00AM:        Bloodhound Welcome
10:00AM:      J.A.M. Session (Just Ask Me)
11:00AM:      The Professor's Perspective
12:00PM:       Lunch & Involvement Fair
1:00PM:         Campus Tours
1:45PM:         Your Academic Journey
2:30PM:         Diversity Workshop
3:00PM:         Student Services Expo

*4:00pm: Meeting for Forensic Science majors only

(Please plan on being on campus beginning at 9:00am until approximately 4:00pm).
Optional evening social programs are also available and open to new students on the night of their orientation program.

Want to RSVP for Orientation?

Once you have submitted your commitment deposit and attended an advisement/registration session, you will be sent an e-vite to the email address you indicated on your CUNY application. You may RSVP for yourself and up to two (2) family members.

Steps to Enroll

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Steps to Enroll" to make sure you're on the right path to becoming a John Jay student!