Orientation & First-Year Experience

First-Year Mentor talking with students

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Guidebook is now live. Guidebook allows you to put together your own orientation experience. Please download the Guidebook app and search JHU Orientation 2019 to add events to your schedule! To learn all you need to know before you arrive at JHU, visit PDF Document: The Blue Jay New Student Resource Guide. Also, you can access the Blue Jay New Student Resource Guide through JHU Blackboard.edu.

Parents and families can visit the PDF Document: Parent and Family Schedule to learn more about specific times and programs.

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

Contact Us

Orientation & First-Year Experience
Center for Student Success
Suite 193
3003 N Charles St.
Homewood Apartments
Baltimore, MD 21218

Tel: 410-516-8666


Monday–Friday : 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.