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.

The 2016 Orientation Schedule can be found on Guidebook. Download the Guidebook app on your smartphone and search for the guide titled, “Johns Hopkins University New Student Orientation 2016.” The schedule can also be accessed via the following URL: https://guidebook.com/guide/70175/.

Students sitting in a circle in front of Mason Hall

 

Important Dates 2017

Friday, August 18 – Friday, August 25: Pre-Orientation Programs (optional)

Friday, August 25 – Saturday, August 26: Move-In

Saturday, August 26 – Wednesday, August 30: New Student Orientation

Thursday, August 31: First Day of Classes

 


News & Announcements

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    Welcome new Blue Jays

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    Sounds of change

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