New Adult Student Orientation

Welcome to the Marist Community! Orientation is provided for all new adult undergraduate and graduate students. 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.  On campus students are expected to attend.  Those pursuing their degrees online are encouraged to attend.  Hotel links for out of the area students are listed for your convenience. 

Students are encouraged to come early to get their ID pictures and visit the bookstore before orientation begins.  There will be time during and after orientation for ID pictures and bookstore visits as well. Orientation will be followed by a BBQ lunch reception for all.  

Saturday, August 23, 2014
Hancock Building 


Doors open at 9:00 AM for early check-in.  

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During orientation students will have the opportunity:

  • Get 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
    • Special Services
    • Center for Academic and Advising Services
    • Career Services
    • Veteran's Liaison Office