New Student Orientation - WCU


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Hello New Rams, Family Members and Friends!

All of us in New Student Programs--the staff, graduate interns, and especially the orientation leaders--are 100% committed to helping you join the Ram Fam, whether you are a new student or someone who supports a Golden Ram. Choose from the tabs above to find details about our orientation programs. The thumbnails below offer some helpful information about the campus and the surrounding community, while the box to the left keeps you up-to-date with the latest NSP news, reminders and announcements. 

Here are some important dates for you to remember:

  • Ram Refresher Orientations for Sophomores: August 6 & August 10

  • Transfer Student Orientations: August 16 – 20

    Check out our transfer page for more information.

  • Adult Learner Orientation: August 19

    If you're an incoming student who's over age 24, we hope you'll join us for our Adult Learner Orientation from 5:00-7:00 in the Sykes Theater. Register here by logging into your admissions portal.

  • Welcome Week:  August 23 - 29

    Find all the scheduled events, core experiences, information sessions, and activities in RamConnect. New events are added regularly, so check often to see the latest!

Watch this space and your inbox for more information about Welcome Week coming soon!

The New Student Programs team is committed to doing everything we can to help you with the transition to WCU and becoming a Golden Ram, so if you're ready to join the Ram Fam, we’ll be here when you need us.

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Our Mission:

To welcome, assist, and support new students, families, and guests as they transition to, and through, the WCU community.


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