• August 31-September 1: Final Summer Orientation
    • Available to students who reside further than 500 miles from campus
  • September 1: First-Year Move-In
  • September 2: Gate Ceremony and Collegiate Connections
  • September 2: Campus Closes to Parents
  • September 3-4 Wildcat Welcome Activities
  • September 5: Classes Start

New Students

You are expected to attend each day of Wildcat Welcome, after you move in. Please make work/travel arrangements accordingly.


Returning Students

You are encouraged to attend all evening programming for Wildcat Welcome. Students must register in advance for the Transfer and Returning Learner Orientation.