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Orientation Events

Welcome to Mount Mary University! Whether you are pursuing an undergraduate degree, graduate degree or a certificate at Mount Mary, we want you feel informed and prepared for success -- before you start classes.

Undergraduate New Student Orientation

  • Fall 2016 Orientation: August 25 & 26, 2016 (9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. - Alumnae Dining Room) 
    • Over two days, meet other new students and participate in creative informational sessions and relationship-building activities to ensure a successful beginning here at Mount Mary. You’ll also meet SOAR leaders and learn about the Weeks of Welcome activities for you to make friends and get involved on campus during your first two weeks at Mount Mary.     
    • New Student Orientation is required for incoming undergraduate students transferring in less than 60 credits. Transfers students transferring in more than 60 credits and certificate students are invited to attend orientation, but not required. There is no cost to attend Orientation! If you are unable to attend all or part of New Student Orientation, please request an exemption through this form, here
    • Stay Connected: Information and updates about New Student Orientation will be available in the following locations:
      • Regular emails to your new Mount Mary student email account.
      • The MyMountMary Student Engagement page, here.
      • The "MMU Orientation 2016-2017" Facebook Group, here.
  • Spring 2017 Orientation: TBA 
    • Orientation information is concentrated into a single, shortened session. Meet other new students and participate in creative informational sessions and relationship-building activities to ensure a successful beginning here at Mount Mary. You’ll also meet SOAR leaders and learn about the Weeks of Welcome activities for you to make friends and get involved on campus during your first two weeks at Mount Mary.     
    • New Student Orientation is required for all incoming undergraduate students.  There is no cost to attend Orientation!
    • Stay Connected: Information and updates about New Student Orientation will be available in the following locations:
      • Regular emails to your new Mount Mary student email account.
      • The MyMountMary Student Engagement page, here.
      • The "MMU Orientation 2016-2017" Facebook Group, here.

Graduate New Student Orientation

At the Graduate Student Orientation, you can meet with your program director, network with other students, learn about student services, receive your student handbook, obtain your student ID/library card, obtain a campus parking permit and purchase your books. Details for fall and spring orientation events are emailed to accepted graduate students.

Note: MBA and dietetic internship students do not attend the above orientations; the MBA or dietetic internship program director will contact you regarding orientation prior to your first term.

Orientation events will be posted here at the start of each semester.