Orientation

As an incoming student, you are strongly encouraged to begin your academic career by attending the New Student Orientation. Orientation is an effective way to acclimate to life at Brooklyn College. During orientation, we will provide you with opportunities to meet the academic leadership of the college, network with current students, experience the rich campus life of the college, and learn about the various services offered by the Division of Student Affairs and other administrative offices. In addition, you will participate in workshops that focus on key skills and information beneficial to your college success. All First Year in College MUST attend one of the following Orientation Programs.

Fall 2016 New Student Orientation (First Time in College Undergraduate Students)

Time:       9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Location: Brooklyn College Student Center
Dates:

  • Monday, May 2, 2016             First Year Student Orientation 1
  • Monday, May 16, 2016           First Year Student Orientation 2
  • Monday, June 6, 2016             First Year Student Orientation 3
  • Thursday, June 30, 2016         First Year Student Orientation 4
  • Monday, July 18, 2016            First Year Student Orientation 5
  • Tuesday, August 16, 2016      First Year Student Orientation 6

Fall 2016 Transfer Student Orientation (Transfer Students)

Time:       AM Schedule 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. / PM Schedule  2 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Location: Brooklyn College Student Center
Dates:

  • Wednesday, April 27, 2016   Transfer Student Orientation 1 (AM schedule)
  • Thursday, April 28, 2016      Transfer Student Orientation 2 (PM schedule)
  • Wednesday, June 8, 2016      Transfer Student Orientation 3 (AM schedule)
  • Thursday, June 9, 2016         Transfer Student Orientation 4 (PM schedule)
  • Wednesday, July 20, 2016     Transfer Student Orientation 5 (AM schedule)
  • Thursday, July 21, 2016         Transfer Student Orientation 6 (PM schedule)
  • Thursday, August 18, 2016   Transfer Student Orientation 7 (AM schedule)

Graduate Student Reception and Resource Fair (Graduate Students)

  • Thursday, August 18, 2016
  • 5 – 8 p.m.
  • Brooklyn College Student Center 

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For More Information:
2113 Boylan Hall
P: 718.951.5352
E: orientation@brooklyn.cuny.edu