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Transfer Orientation

Date to be announced
  • Transfer Orientation is a 1-day, on-campus event for domestic transfer students.
  • All colleges, schools, and programs are represented at this session.
  • Transfer students have the choice to attend either Transfer Orientation (August 8) or Fall Orientation (September 16-17). 

Register for Orientation

Pre-registration and Fees

Pre-registration for Transfer Orientation will close on Friday, August 1. Sessions fill up quickly, so pre-register as soon as possible.

Explore the links below for detailed information about additional registration options:

The Parent and Family Program at Orientation

Parents and families are encouraged to attend Orientation with your student.

Hotel Discounts

On-campus lodging is not available during Transfer Orientation. We are able to offer off-campus hotel discounts during your session.

Orientation Schedule

Download the 2014 Transfer Orientation schedule.

For planning purposes, below is an overview of when Orientation will begin and end.

Transfer Orientation Schedule Times 
Check-in & Breakfast 7 - 8:30 a.m.
Morning Workshops 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. 
Lunch & Campus Resource Fair 12 - 2 p.m.
Afternoon Workshops 2 - 5 p.m. 

Student-Veteran Information Session

Friday, August 8; 12 - 1 p.m.
Handschumacher Dining Center private dining room

Student veterans and their families are invited to join the Office of Veteran Student Services and the Drexel Veteran's Association for an opportunity to network with other student veterans and learn about the resources available to student veterans on campus. 

Use your white meal card to gain access to the dining center, grab lunch, and join other student veterans in the private dining room.

Prepare for Your Orientation Session

Arrival Instructions

Please review the Arrival Instructions for information about how to prepare for your Orientation session including what to bring, parking, directions, where to check-in.

Disability & Dietary Accommodations

We are able to offer several Disability and Dietary Accommodations to make sure your Orientation experience is as positive as possible.

T-Shirt Design Competition

Incoming students can submit an original t-shirt design to be printed on the New Student T-Shirt which all new students receive when they arrive on campus for New Student Days.

Social Media #DrexelNSO

Get the latest updates, news, and information about Orientation. Use the Orientation hashtag to communicate with Orientation staff members, ask questions, and share your Orientation experience with others.