Orientation & First-Year Experience

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Orientation & First-Year Experience

Orientation and First-Year Experience exists to facilitate a successful transition for students through meaningful programs, resources, and initiatives that foster an inclusive community and create opportunities for intellectual and personal growth.

Students sitting in a circle in front of Mason Hall

 

Important Dates

Friday, August 19 – Friday, August 26: Pre-Orientation Programs (optional)

Friday, August 26 – Saturday, August 27: Move-In

Saturday, August 27 – Wednesday, August 31: New Student Orientation

Thursday, September 1: First Day of Classes

 


News & Announcements

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    Welcome new Blue Jays

    More than 3,000 admitted to JHU's Class of 2020

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    Sounds of change

    First-year JHU students, families reflect on transition to college in Digital Media Center project

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    All the right moves

    18 Hopkins student dance clubs take the stage at annual Orientation Dance Show

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    New members wanted

    Student groups court Hopkins newcomers at annual Student Involvement Fair

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    Welcome, well-wishes

    President Daniels likens journeys of new students to that of New Horizons spacecraft, which flew past Pluto

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    All together now

    1,310 new Blue Jays assemble side-by-side on the Keyser Quad for the official Class of 2019 portrait

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