Orientation Dates Summer 2014
2014 New Student Orientation Dates
- Week 1 - June 10-12
- Week 2 - June 17-19
- Week 3 - June 24-26
- Week 4 - July 8 – 10
- Week 5 - July 15-17
- Week 6 - July 22-24
- Week 7 - July 29-31
- Week 8 - August 5 – 7
The Orientation brochure will have detailed directions on how to sign up for New Student Orientation. You will be asked to indicate your preference for New Student Orientation dates and explore options for your first-semester academic program. When you register online, please indicate your first choice, as well as two alternate orientation sessions. We will try to accommodate your first choice; however, space is often limited. Please do not choose the same date twice. We ask that you not make travel plans until you receive an email confirmation at your Hofstra email address.
If you belong to the following categories, there are preferred NSO dates you should consider attending: Cheerleading and Dance team members, Drama majors, Dance majors, Honors College, International students, Music Majors, NCAA athletes, NOAH students, Zarb School of Business. The preferred sessions will be posted in early February 2014.
Check-in begins at 8:45 a.m. at the Netherlands Complex, North Campus, on Tuesdays. Students traveling from a distance may request to check in on Monday. Check-in on Monday begins after 6 p.m. and must be requested by e-mail after you receive your New Student Orientation confirmation. Please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org to request early check-in.
Orientation is completed on Thursday afternoon after each student registers for classes and then checks out of the Netherlands Complex. Advisement appointments are on Thursday are scheduled through 5 p.m. Please do not make any travel arrangements until you receive printed materials about New Student Orientation, sign up for dates, and receive an email confirmation for the dates you have been assigned.