At Orientation you will have the opportunity to:
- Meet with academic
Representatives and an academic advisor will help answer your questions about your major and help you plan your fall course schedule.
- Register for classes
You will leave Orientation with your class schedule for
the fall in hand!
- Experience residence
By staying in a residence hall, you’ll get a feel for the campus in a relaxed way and get to know your future “home away from home.”
- Find out about student
Discover the resources, services and programs that are available to you as a
- Learn about important social issues
You will experience theatrical programs and workshops that cover many
important aspects of your life outside the classroom.
- Spend time with other
Meet your peers! You will be in the company of your future classmates and friends.
- Meet your Orientation
Your Orientation Leader (OL) will help guide you through orientation and will be an invaluable resource by serving as your peer mentor for your first year at New Paltz.
Attend special social events
To help you enjoy your visit with us, we have special social evening programs planned for you including a comedy show, the lip-sync competition and
late night activities!
- Select your room
You will leave Orientation knowing where you will live in the fall.