Start Your First Year Off Right with New Student & Family Orientation 

Our orientation program has events, activities, and academic information sessions to acclimate you to the Manhattanville campus. You will have the opportunity to meet faculty, staff, and students, learn how to get involved on campus, and learn the tips to success.

We look forward to seeing you and welcoming you into the Manhattanville family!


Register for Orientation Today!

Click here to Sign up for Orientation. You will need to sign in using your Manhattanville username and password

Session 1: Monday, June 10th- Tuesday, June 11th

Session 2: Thursday, June 13- Friday, June 14th

Session 3: Wednesday, July 10th

Session 4: Wednesday, August 21st- Thursday, August 22nd (Option for those living more than 5+ hours from campus and international students)

Transfer Orientation: Thursday, August 22nd (For Transfer Students with 30+ credits)

Welcome Weekend: Thursday, August 22nd- Sunday, August 25th (For all new students)

Transfer Students


Transfer students are able to attend a specialized orientation program tailored towards their specific needs. Join us on Thursday, August 22nd for our Transfer Orientation 2019. For more information on this program as well as specific transfer student information, please visit our transfer student webpage.

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Parents & Families


There is a separate Parent & Family Orientation that parents and families are encouraged to attend, and take advantage of the opportunity to meet faculty, staff, fellow parents and students. The parent and family orientation occurs on the first day of each session. Dates for Summer 2019 are: Monday, June 10th, Thursday, June 13th, Wednesday, July 10th, and Wednesday August 21st.


Additional Information and Registration

International Students


International students needing visas to attend the college must attend the August orientation and the three-day pre-orientation known as Ready, Set, Go! The college has designed a special three-day pre-orientation for undergraduate internationals every August. Information about this program will accompany your immigration documents. You can arrive early, get over jet-lag and settle in all before the other new students arrive.

Accepted International Students

Questions about orientation?