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New Student Orientation


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Save the Date: June 16 or 23

Choose one date for your New Student Orientation (Class of 2021 and Transfer Students)


Mount St. Mary's University is excited to welcome all new students to your mountain home.

Register for Pre-Orientation trips

Summer Timeline

Before you move in to your new mountain home, here are a few dates to remember:

May 30Housing application opens
June 1 — Sign up begins for optional Pre-Orientation: Mountward Bound trips (closes July 15)
TBA — Final course schedules are distributed
June 30 — Housing applications due
July 1 — Confirm final official transcripts
July 12 — New Student Orientation makeup day
July 14 — First payment due
August 13 — Optional Pre-Orientation: Mountward Bound trips begin (start date varies on desired program)
August 18New Student Move-In Day
August 18–20 — New Student Orientation
August 21 — Classes begin

Your Next Steps ...

  1. Set Up Your Mount Email
    You will receive detailed instructions on how to set up your Mount email the last week of May; these instructions will be sent to your personal email address.

  2. Complete Language Placement Testing
    Language testing is required by all students and is to be completed online before Orientation.

  3. Prepare Required Health Forms
    Please print and bring completed forms to Orientation.

  4. Review Learning Services Offered at the Mount 
    Learning Services provides Disability Support Services and Peer Tutoring, as well as individual Study Strategies instruction. If you know you require additional learning accommodations, please submit the required paperwork through the Learning Services office.

  5. Apply for On-Campus Housing
    For resident students only. (Mount email required to apply) The Application is available beginning May 30th and will be due on June 30th. 

Thank you for choosing Mount St. Mary's University.

 
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