Orientation Dates

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Please view the transfer and first year New Student Orientation program dates by college below.
Freshmen Connection students may begin registering for Orientation on March 2nd.

First Year students interested in attending a one-day program in August, please contact our office at 301-314-8217 or via email at askorientation@umd.edu.


Dates

Click on your academic advising college to see all orientation dates available to you.

To register for Orientation, click here.



In addition, we will host Parent & Family Orientation Programs. Visit the Parent & Family page.

First-Year Program Dates

  • *Please Note: While dates labeled "Honors Only" and "Scholars Only" are exclusively for students in those programs, all other dates are open to students within the academic college, while space remains available. Students in the programs in parentheses are encouraged to attend those dates, but are not required to.*

  • June 10-11 (Carillon)

  • June 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • June 22-23 (Scholars ONLY)

  • July 6-7 (uTERP/Athletes)

  • July 22-23

  • August 20

  • August 25 (International/Domestic Students)

  • *Please Note: While dates labeled "Honors Only" and "Scholars Only" are exclusively for students in those programs, all other dates are open to students within the academic college, while space remains available. Students in the programs in parentheses are encouraged to attend those dates, but are not required to.*

  • June 8-9 (Scholars ONLY)

  • June 24-25 (Civicus/Global Communities)

  • July 13-14 (Scholars ONLY)

  • July 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • July 22-23

  • August 21

  • August 26 (International/Domestic Students)

  • Orientations for the College of Arts and Humanities are major specific. If you do not see any orientation date options when you log into the registration portal, please call our office 301-314-8217*

  • *Please Note: While dates labeled "Honors Only" and "Scholars Only" are exclusively for students in those programs, all other dates are open to students within the academic college, while space remains available. Students in the programs in parentheses are encouraged to attend those dates, but are not required to.*


  • June 3-4 (Civicus)

  • June 8-9 (Scholars ONLY)

  • June 10-11 (Carillon)

  • June 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • June 22-23 (Scholars ONLY)

  • June 24-25 (Civicus/Global Communities)

  • July 6-7 (uTERP/Athletes)

  • July 8-9 (Carillon/Global Communities/BioFIRE)

  • July 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • August 21

  • August 25 (International/Domestic Students)

  • August 26 (International/Domestic Students)

  • *Please Note: While dates labeled "Honors Only" and "Scholars Only" are exclusively for students in those programs, all other dates are open to students within the academic college, while space remains available. Students in the programs in parentheses are encouraged to attend those dates, but are not required to.*

  • June 1-2 (Civicus)

  • June 3-4 (Civicus)

  • June 8-9 (Scholars ONLY)

  • June 10-11 (Carillon)

  • June 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • June 17-18 (Carillon/BioFIRE/Civicus)

  • June 22-23 (Scholars ONLY)

  • June 24-25 (Civicus/Global Communities)

  • July 6-7 (uTERP/Athletes)

  • July 8-9 (Carillon/Global Communities/BioFIRE)

  • July 13-14 (Scholars ONLY)

  • July 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • July 20-21

  • July 22-23

  • August 20

  • August 26 (International/Domestic)

  • *Please Note: While dates labeled "Honors Only" and "Scholars Only" are exclusively for students in those programs, all other dates are open to students within the academic college, while space remains available. Students in the programs in parentheses are encouraged to attend those dates, but are not required to.*

  • June 1-2 (Civicus)

  • June 3-4 (Civicus)

  • June 8-9 (Scholars ONLY)

  • June 10-11 (Carillon)

  • June 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • June 17-18 (Carillon/BioFIRE/Civicus)

  • June 22-23 (Scholars ONLY)

  • June 24-25 (Civicus/Global Communities)

  • July 6-7 (uTERP/Athletes)

  • July 8-9 (Carillon/Global Communities/BioFIRE)

  • July 13-14 (Scholars ONLY)

  • July 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • July 20-21

  • July 22-23

  • August 21

  • August 25 (International ONLY)

  • *Please Note: While dates labeled "Honors Only" and "Scholars Only" are exclusively for students in those programs, all other dates are open to students within the academic college, while space remains available. Students in the programs in parentheses are encouraged to attend those dates, but are not required to.*

  • *Please note: Not all majors are advising on each date. If you have questions, please contact our office.

  • June 1-2 (Civicus)

  • June 3-4 (Civicus)

  • June 8-9 (Scholars ONLY)

  • June 10-11 (Carillon)

  • June 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • June 17-18 (Carillon/BioFIRE/Civicus)

  • June 22-23 (Scholars ONLY)

  • June 25-26 (Honors ONLY)

  • July 6-7 (uTERP/Athletes)

  • July 8-9 (Carillon/Global Communities/BioFIRE)

  • July 13-14 (Scholars ONLY)

  • July 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • July 20-21

  • July 22-23

  • August 21

  • August 26(International Included)

  • *Please Note: While dates labeled "Honors Only" and "Scholars Only" are exclusively for students in those programs, all other dates are open to students within the academic college, while space remains available. Students in the programs in parentheses are encouraged to attend those dates, but are not required to.*

  • June 1-2 (Civicus)

  • June 8-9 (Scholars ONLY)

  • June 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • June 24-25 (Civicus/Global Communities)

  • July 6-7 (uTERP/Athletes)

  • July 8-9 (Carillon/Global Communities/BioFIRE)

  • July 20-21

  • August 20

  • *Please Note: While dates labeled "Honors Only" and "Scholars Only" are exclusively for students in those programs, all other dates are open to students within the academic college, while space remains available. Students in the programs in parentheses are encouraged to attend those dates, but are not required to.*

  • June 3-4

  • June 8-9 (Scholars ONLY)

  • June 10-11

  • June 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • June 25-26 (Honors ONLY)

  • July 8-9

  • July 13-14 (Scholars ONLY)

  • July 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • July 20-21 (Honors)

  • July 22-23

  • August 20

  • August 26 (International ONLY)

  • *Please Note: While dates labeled "Honors Only" and "Scholars Only" are exclusively for students in those programs, all other dates are open to students within the academic college, while space remains available. Students in the programs in parentheses are encouraged to attend those dates, but are not required to.*

  • June 3-4 (Civicus)

  • June 24-25 (Civicus/Global Communities)

  • July 22-23

  • *Please Note: While dates labeled "Honors Only" and "Scholars Only" are exclusively for students in those programs, all other dates are open to students within the academic college, while space remains available. Students in the programs in parentheses are encouraged to attend those dates, but are not required to.*

  • June 1-2 (Civicus)

  • June 8-9 (Scholars ONLY)

  • June 10-11 (Carillon)

  • June 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • June 24-25 (Civicus/Global Communities)

  • July 6-7 (uTERP/Athletes)

  • July 8-9 (Carillon/Global Communities/BioFIRE)

  • August 26 (International/Domestic)

  • *Please Note: While dates labeled "Honors Only" and "Scholars Only" are exclusively for students in those programs, all other dates are open to students within the academic college, while space remains available. Students in the programs in parentheses are encouraged to attend those dates, but are not required to.*

  • June 1-2 (Civicus)

  • June 3-4 (Civicus)

  • June 8-9 (Scholars ONLY)

  • June 10-11 (Carillon)

  • June 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • June 17-18 (Carillon/BioFIRE/Civicus)

  • June 22-23 (Scholars ONLY)

  • June 24-25 (Civicus/Global Communities)

  • July 6-7 (uTERP/Athletes)

  • July 8-9 (Carillon/Global Communities/BioFIRE)

  • July 13-14

  • July 15-16

  • July 20-21

  • July 22-23

  • August 21

  • August 25 (International ONLY)

  • *Please Note: While dates labeled "Honors Only" and "Scholars Only" are exclusively for students in those programs, all other dates are open to students within the academic college, while space remains available. Students in the programs in parentheses are encouraged to attend those dates, but are not required to.*

  • June 3-4 (Civicus)

  • June 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • June 22-23 (Scholars ONLY)

  • July 8-9 (Carillon/Global Communities/BioFIRE)

  • August 20

  • *Please Note: While dates labeled "Honors Only" and "Scholars Only" are exclusively for students in those programs, all other dates are open to students within the academic college, while space remains available. Students in the programs in parentheses are encouraged to attend those dates, but are not required to.*

  • June 3-4 (Civicus)

  • June 8-9 (Scholars ONLY)

  • June 15-16 (Honors ONLY)

  • June 25-26 (Honors ONLY)

  • July 6-7 (uTERP/Athletes)

  • July 8-9 (Carillon/Global Communities/BioFIRE)

  • July 20-21

  • July 22-23

  • August 20

  • August 25 (International/Domestic)

Transfer Program Dates

  • June 12th

  • June 19th

  • July 10th

  • August 18th

  • August 20th

  • August 25th (International and Domestic)

  • May 7th

  • June 5th

  • July 17th

  • August 19th

  • August 21st

  • *Please Note: Orientations for the College of Arts and Humanities are major specific. If you do not see any orientation date options when you log into the registration portal, please call our office 301-314-8217*

  • May 8th (ARTT, ENGL, HIST only)

  • June 5th

  • June 19th

  • July 10th

  • July 17th

  • August 21st

  • August 25th (International and Domestic)

  • August 26th (International and Domestic)

  • June 5th

  • June 19th

  • July 10th

  • July 24th

  • August 25th (International and Domestic)

  • May 8th

  • June 5th

  • June 12th

  • June 19th

  • July 10th

  • July 17th

  • July 24th

  • August 19th

  • August 20th

  • August 25th (International ONLY)

  • August 26th (International and Domestic)

  • *Please note: Not all majors are advising on each date. If you have questions, please contact our office.

  • May 8th

  • June 12th

  • July 10th

  • July 24th

  • August 21st

  • August 26th

  • May 8th

  • June 5th

  • June 12th

  • July 10th

  • July 17th

  • July 24th

  • August 18th

  • August 20th

  • May 1st

  • May 8th

  • May 29th

  • June 5th

  • June 19th

  • July 17th

  • July 24th

  • August 18th

  • August 26th (International ONLY)

  • June 5th

  • June 19th

  • July 24th

  • August 25th (International and Domestic)

  • August 26th (International and Domestic)

  • April 30th

  • May 1st

  • May 7th

  • May 8th

  • May 29th

  • June 5th

  • June 12th

  • June 19th

  • June 26th

  • July 10th

  • July 17th

  • July 24th

  • August 18th

  • August 19th

  • August 20th

  • August 26th (International and Domestic)

  • June 5th

  • June 12th

  • June 19th

  • July 10th

  • July 24th

  • August 18th

  • August 20th

  • August 25th (International and Domestic)

Freshmen Connection Dates


Students intersted in attending a one-day Freshmen Connection orientation program should send an email to askorientation@umd.edu, including their university id number and the date they are interested in attending. They may also call the Orientation Office to get registered.
  • July 27-28

  • July 29-30

  • July 31

  • August 24