At New Student Orientation, you will schedule for classes, meet your fellow students, and learn what it takes to be a successful student at UA. Get prepared through orientation, and then get connected through the Akron Experience, a set of programs designed just for you.
Your parents are welcome at your orientation session, and we've scheduled some unique programming just for them.
Here's everything you need to know for your orientation session, including what to expect that day, preparing for academic advising, what to bring, and planning your visit.
Join the UA community and get to know your fellow students by attending Convocation and Week of Welcome. Read the Common Reading selection and find your fit on campus.