Freshman Orientation

Reservations for orientation are now open.

Orientation date availability is based on the student’s major and to which college it belongs. You can see a list of majors and their colleges here.

Colleges and their abbreviations:

  • Education and Behavioral Sciences EBS
  • Humanities and Social Sciences HSS
  • Monfort College of Business MCB
  • Natural and Health Sciences NHS
  • Performing and Visual Arts PVA
  • University College UC

Freshman Dates

~Refer to orientation reservation system for most current and live availability. The list below will only show dates, when dates are locked (meaning no changes can be made to a reservation), and dates that have passed~

University College, College of Education and Behavioral Sciences, Monfort College of Business and Pre-Nursing Majors Entering Fall 2015:

  • June 10-11 Freshman Orientation – LOCKED
  • June 15-16 Freshman Orientation – LOCKED
  • June 17-18 Freshman Orientation – LOCKED
  • June 22-23 Freshman Orientation – LOCKED
  • June 24-25 Freshman Orientation– LOCKED
  • July 8-9 Freshman Orientation – LOCKED
  • July 13-14 Freshman Orientation
  • July 15-16 Freshman Orientation
  • July 20-21 Freshman Orientation
  • August 18-19 Freshman Orientation –This session may be the most convenient for out-of-state students. Keep in mind, course choices may be limited. You will have a course schedule you will need but times and courses may not be your first choice. If you are attending this last Freshman Orientation session of the summer, you will be able to move into your permanent Fall housing assignment as of Monday, August 17, 2015. So that Housing and Residential Education is prepared for your arrival, each student will need to fill out the sign-up (provided on date available) when it becomes available on July 15, 2015. Students who do not fill out this link will not be approved to move in early. If your travel plans dictate dates outside of the aforementioned dates, please contact Housing and Residential Education (970-351-2721) for daily rates and availability.

*Reservations close and lock 4 business days (Mon.-Fri.) out prior to a session at which point changes cannot be made to a reservation.

College of Natural and Health Sciences (Pre-Nursing majors, see above dates) Majors Entering Fall 2015:

  • June 10-11 Freshman Orientation– LOCKED
  • June 17-18 Freshman Orientation – LOCKED
  • June 24-25 Freshman Orientation– LOCKED
  • July 13-14 Freshman Orientation
  • July 20-21 Freshman Orientation
  • August 18-19 Freshman Orientation – This session may be the most convenient for out-of-state students. Keep in mind, course choices may be limited. You will have a course schedule you will need but times and courses may not be your first choice. If you are attending this last Freshman Orientation session of the summer, you will be able to move into your permanent Fall housing assignment as of Monday, August 17, 2015. So that Housing and Residential Education is prepared for your arrival, each student will need to fill out the sign-up link (provided on date available) when it becomes available on July 15, 2015. Students who do not fill out this link will not be approved to move in early. If your travel plans dictate dates outside of the aforementioned dates, please contact Housing and Residential Education (970-351-2721) for daily rates and availability.

*Reservations close and lock 4 business days (Mon.-Fri.) out prior to a session at which point changes cannot be made to a reservation.

College of Performing and Visual Arts and College of Humanities and Social Sciences Majors Entering Fall 2015:

  • June 15-16 Freshman Orientation – LOCKED
  • June 22-23 Freshman Orientation – LOCKED
  • July 8-9 Freshman Orientation – LOCKED
  • July 15-16 Freshman Orientation
  • July 20-21 Freshman Orientation
  • August 18-19 Freshman Orientation – This session may be the most convenient for out-of-state students. Keep in mind, course choices may be limited. You will have a course schedule you will need but times and courses may not be your first choice. If you are attending this last Freshman Orientation session of the summer, you will be able to move into your permanent Fall housing assignment as of Monday, August 17, 2015. So that Housing and Residential Education is prepared for your arrival, each student will need to fill out the sign-up (provided on date available) when it becomes available on July 15, 2015. Students who do not fill out this link will not be approved to move in early. If your travel plans dictate dates outside of the aforementioned dates, please contact Housing and Residential Education (970-351-2721) for daily rates and availability.

*Reservations close and lock 4 business days (Mon.-Fri.) out prior to a session at which point changes cannot be made to a reservation.