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Student Interactions

  • Orientation for New Students and Transfer Students

  • The New Student Orientation program gives incoming students an insider’s look at the University. Orientation answers questions about what it’s like to be part of the UConn experience, assists as they register for classes, and it helps students prepare for the start of classes in the fall and spring semesters.
  • Summer orientation is held from mid-May through the first week of July.
  • Winter Orientation is held in January.
  • There are a number of ways in which new and transfer students may interact with faculty and staff during the Orientation program.
  • They learn about campus life and activities, meet with faculty advisors, register for classes, receive and register their NetIDs, take a technology tutorial, and participate in campus tours.
  • Orientation also offers a program for parents.
  • LINK: New Husky (Orientation) website