New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation prepares you to succeed during the first year and beyond.

All new students are expected to participate in orientation and many events are required. Please plan to participate fully in Orientation—it will make a difference for you! Welcome to Evergreen; we’re glad you are here.

Winter Orientation
(for students admitted for Winter Quarter 2018)

Wednesday, November 29 or Saturday, December 2, 2017

Spring Orientation
(for students admitted for Spring Quarter 2018)

Wednesday, March 7 or Saturday, March 10, 2018

Fall Orientation
(for students admitted for Fall Quarter 2018)

Tuesday, September 18 through Sunday, September 23, 2018

Schedule for Fall Orientation 2018 will be released in early September.

For an idea of what to expect, view the condensed 2017 schedule.

Get Ready

Here are some handy resources for planning your trip:

Reminder: Olympia is a temperate climate, so be prepared to dress for chilly mornings and warm afternoons.

Accessibility Notice

If you are a student with a disability in need of an accommodation during Orientation Week, please contact Access Services for Students with Disabilities at (360) 867-6348 as soon as possible prior to the events you are attending.