Summer Orientation

Summer Orientation is a two-day program held during the last week of June for new first-year and transfer students starting in the fall. Programming for parents is also included. Invitations, including online registration information, are typically sent out by mid-May to students who have confirmed their enrollment with the Admissions Office.

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June 22 & 23, 2020
– College of Education and Human Development 
– Maine Business School 

June 23 & 24, 2020
– College of Engineering 
– School of Engineering Technology 

June 24 & 25, 2020
– College of Natural Sciences, Forestry and Agriculture 

June 25 & 26, 2020 
– Explorations Program 
– College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


Fall Welcome Weekend

Fall Welcome Weekend is held the weekend before classes start in the fall and offer an abbreviated orientation for students who were unable to attend Summer Orientation as well as events and activities for all new students. Email announcements are typically sent out in early August.

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Friday, August 28 through Sunday, the 30th, 2020 


Spring Orientation

Spring Orientation is a one-day event held in January for new students (transfer and first-year) starting in the spring semester. Invitations are typically sent out in early December. 

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Sunday, January 17, 2021