Orientation for Class of 2016 and Transfer Students

Orientation for the class of 2016 and transfer students is just around the corner!

Below is a schedule of orientation activities and opportunities to meet professors, staff and other students at EMU.

First-year students

First-year students should check in at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, on the upper level of University Commons.

Transfer students

Transfer students should arrive for residence hall move-in at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 26, then check-in for orientation activities at 2:30 p.m., in Common Grounds coffeehouse, located on the lower level of University Commons.


Parent activities are scheduled through 1 p.m. Sunday, August 26. Throughout orientation you’ll be meeting with your child’s professors, learning about campus, and helping to define what this time will be like for your son or daughter.

Information is also available for meals, lodging and maps of campus.