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 Freshmen Orientation 

 

SPOTLIGHT

2014 FRESHMEN ORIENTATION PROGRAM DATES

Postcard invitations are sent to new freshmen approximately one week after the $90 enrollment deposit is received beginning in early December. 

 


Spring

Session 1
Saturday, April 12
Closed
Session 2 Saturday, April 26 Closed
Session 3 Saturday, May 3 Closed

 

June
Session 4

June 16* & 17
(Tuesday the 17th is the program.)

Open
Session 5

June 19* & 20
(Friday the 20th is the program.)

Open
Session 6 June 23* & 24
(Tuesday the 24th is the program.)
Open
Session 7 June 26* & 27
(Friday the 27th is the program.)
Open

* Optional overnight activities are available prior to the one-day programs in June onlyLearn more about the overnight experience here.

It is not guaranteed that you will receive the Orientation date that you have selected. By submitting your reservation form early with three possible choice dates, you have a much better chance of getting your preferred program.

 

Tentative Orientation Agenda

(check-in begins at 8 a.m. in the Robert M. Smith Student Center/ program concludes at approximately 4:30 p.m.)
  • Check-In, Continental Breakfast, and Info Tables (Student Center)
  • Program Welcome (Student Center)
  • First Year Studies (FYRST) overview
  • Orientation Ambassador scenarios about campus life
  • Small group meetings for students
  • Student services and financial aid discussions for families
  • Academic Dean's session for families
  • Lunch and special meetings
  • Academic Advisement and student scheduling
     

 2014 Spring Orientation Agenda

IMPORTANT FRESHMEN ORIENTATION REGISTRATION NOTES:

Each program date is limited to 250 students due to space restrictions.  Programs close quickly--do not delay in reserving your Orientation session!

You will sign in using your SRU user ID and password provided to you in your Admissions deposit confirmation letter.

An official confirmation verifying your assigned program will be sent within 24 hours to your SRU ROCKmail account.

Please be advised that the initial confirmation will not reflect payment for parent/guest fees;  an updated email will be sent once payment is processed. 

ROCKmail account not activated?  Click here for instructions.



Pay Parent/Guest Orientation program fees at https://rockpay.sru.edu! Guests over the age of 18 are assessed a fee of $25, which covers a continental breakfast, lunch, program materials and student staff wages.  

PLANNING YOUR VISIT:

Directions to Orientation
Local Accommodations


Register for Orientation and then join our Facebook group,
"Slippery Rock University Freshmen Orientation 2014"
(Look for an email in your SRU account after reserving for Orientation)