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Wondering what to expect at Orientation? Check out the schedules below for information on what to look forward to when you arrive on campus in August! Orientation is required for all first-year students. All meals are provided for students throughout the program. Check back soon, as schedules are subject to change and more details will be added in the coming days. We can’t wait to see you on campus!

View First-Year Student Orientation Guide

Thursday, Aug. 19

9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Check-In and Move-In
Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch
2 - 3 p.m.
Begin Orientation on the Green
3 - 4 p.m.
RA Meeting and Commuter Welcome
4 - 5 p.m.
Family See Ya Later and Photos
5 - 7 p.m.
Dinner in the Dining Hall
7 - 8:30 p.m.
How to College Sessions
8:30 p.m.
First Year Ice Cream Social with Admissions
9 p.m.
Clark After Dark Social Activities

Friday, Aug. 20

7 - 9 a.m.
Breakfast in the Dining Hall
9:30 - 10 a.m.
Peer Mentor Group Check In and Day Planning
10 a.m. - noon
Support Resources: Conference Style Presentations
Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Lunch in the Dining Hall
1:30 - 3 p.m.
President’s Welcome and Academic Prelude
3 - 4 p.m.
Peer Mentor Groups: Navigator and Academics
4 - 5 p.m.
Mix and Mingle
5 - 7 p.m.
Dinner in the Dining Hall (Shabbat options)
7 - 8:30 p.m.
How to College Sessions
8:30 p.m.
Clark After Dark Social Activities

Saturday, Aug. 21

8 - 9:30 a.m.
Breakfast in the Dining Hall
9:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Peer Mentor Group Check In and Day Planning
10 - 11:30 a.m.
Consenting Communities/Clark Quest
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Lunch in the Dining Hall
1 - 2:30 p.m.
Clark Quest/Consenting Communities
2:30 - 4 p.m.
Student Life Resources and Activities: Conference Style!
4 - 5 p.m.
Fostering Inclusive Communities: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at Clark
5 - 7 p.m.
Dinner in the Dining Hall
7 - 8:30 p.m.
How to College Sessions and Activities
8:30 p.m.
Clark After Dark Social Activities

Sunday, Aug. 22

8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Brunch Available in the Dining Hall
11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Campus Acclimation and Information Sessions
3 - 4 p.m.
PM Meeting
4 - 7 p.m.
All Campus Welcome and Welcome Back
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Dean of Students

Office Information
Office Hours
  • 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
    Monday through Friday