Sample Orientation Agenda

The orientation experience is built around you, as it is designed to assist you in fulfilling the necessary steps prior to starting your first semester at the University of Arizona.

Sample agendas for each of our program types are available by expanding the links below

One Day On-Campus Orientation

Check-in for the one day on-campus orientation programs will take place between 7:15am and 8:30am at the Student Union Memorial Center.  Orientation and Welcome Leaders, along with other University Staff, will be available to assist you with the process. You must check-in by 8:30am in order to assure that you will be able to complete the check-in process, including taking your CatCard (student id) photo before the start of your orientation program.  Additionally, there are optional orientation conference sessions available for students and families beginning at 7:45am.  Topics covered in these sessions include, Pre-Health, Pre-Law, Residence Life and Leadership programs.

 

The program agenda for the One Day On-Campus Orientation will be:

  • Continental breakfast
  • Welcome
  • College Meetings
  • University Business Services Fair
  • Lunch
  • College Life Sessions for Students & Parent and Family presentations for guests
  • Academic Advising for Students
  • CatCard Pick-Up

 

The One Day On-Campus Orientation program has activities and sessions scheduled until 5:00pm.  Please make your travel arrangements accordingly.

Residence Hall Tours

At 4:30 pm on Orientation Days Residence Life will offer a guided tour of your assigned hall. Some halls may not be available due to maintenance work or conference use. Look for the list of available halls on your Orientation date at Residence Life events.

Honors Overnight On-Campus Orientation

The program agenda for Honors Overnight On-Campus Orientation will be:

Day 1:

Check-in for the Honors Overnight Orientation programs will take place between 7:15 am and 8:30 am at the Student Union Memorial Center. Orientation and Welcome Leaders, along with other University Staff, will be available to assist you with the process. You must check-in by 8:30 am in order to assure that you will be able to complete the check-in process, including taking your CatCard (student ID) photo before the start of your orientation program. Additionally, there are optional orientation conference sessions available for students and families beginning at 7:45 am. Topics covered in these sessions include: Pre-Health, Pre-Law, Residence Life and Leadership Programs.

The Program agenda for Day One will be:

  • Continental Breakfast
  • Welcome
  • College Meetings
  • University Business Fair
  • Lunch
  • College Life Sessions for Students & Parent and Family presentations for guests
  • Academic Advising for Students
  • CatCard Pick-Up

Residence Hall Tours:

At 4:30 pm on Orientation Days Residence Life will offer a guided tour of your assigned hall. Some halls may not be available due to maintenance work or conference use. Look for the list of available halls on your Orientation date at Residence Life events.

Day 2:

The program agenda for Day Two will be:

  • Honors Advising
  • Honors Student Engagement
  • Messages from Dean and Support Staff

 

The Honors Overnight On-Campus Orientation program has mandatory activities and sessions scheduled until 2 pm. There are optional sessions that will occur from 2-4 pm. Please make your travel arrangements accordingly.