Professional Studies degree New Student Orientation

Bachelor’s Degree Program Freshman Orientation

Adult students are welcomed to the college with a comprehensive on the Poughkeepsie campus.   Students will interact with faculty, staff and fellow students, while learning more about what the college has to offer. The orientation is designed to prepare adult students for the next chapter in their educational journey.

During orientation students have the opportunity to:

  • Obtain picture ID
  • Visit the bookstore
  • Learn how to navigate online services
  • Participate in academic break-out sessions
  • Get information about parking
  • Meet with various campus services such as:
    • HelpDesk
    • Registrar
    • Student Financial Services
    • Library
    • Academic Technology
    • Accommodations and Accessibility
    • Center for Academic and Advising Services
    • Career Services
    • Veteran's Liaison Office