New Student Orientation
New Student Orientation is essential and required for all new freshmen, transfer, and full-time College Credit Plus students who are enrolling in spring and fall 2020. You can choose the session that works best for you!
Registration begins at 10 a.m., but you can get a Fast Pass and jump the line at Orientation and you won't have to come to registration until noon!
* Be aware that these dates may change as we adhere to social distancing and gathering recommendations.
Reminder to College Credit Plus, and Advanced Placement (AP) students: To receive credit for coursework, your official transcripts or test scores must be faxed directly from the school's registrar/guidance office or mailed/delivered in a sealed envelope from the office before August 31st. Transcripts can be faxed to Transcripts at 740-393-0511 or mailed to MVNU Admissions, 800 Martinsburg Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050.
10:30 a.m. — Early Opening Session (Ariel Arena)
10:45 a.m. — Enrollment Tasks (various locations)
11:00 a.m. — Trigonometry Testing (location TBD for select majors)
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. — Lunch (Cafeteria)
11:30 a.m. — Campus Tours (586 Cafe)
11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. — Honors Program Registration (Ariel Arena Lobby)
12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. — Fast Pass Student Registration (Ariel Arena Lobby)
12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. — Honors Program Lunch (PSU Game Room)
1:00 p.m. – 1:20 p.m. — General Session (Ariel Arena)
1:20 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. — Advising Blue (Ariel Arena) & Student Life Green (PSU Game Room)
2:15 p.m. – 3:10 p.m. — Advising Green (Ariel Arena) & Student Life Blue (PSU Game Room)
3:10 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. — Residence/Commuter Life (Dorms/Barn)
4:00 p.m. — Closing Session (Chapel)
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. — Open Dorms, Bookstore, Campus Tours (various locations)
2020 Important Dates
Aug. 12: Confirmation Deadline (all financial arrangements must be finalized for fall semester)
Aug. 27: New Students and Transfers Move In
Aug. 28-29: Returning Students Move In
TBA: New Student Institute (required for all new freshman, transfer, and full-time CCP students)
Aug. 31: First Day of Classes
Sep. 19: SonFest
TBA: 1st day Freshmen may be gone overnight
TBA: Family Weekend
Oct. 10-13: Mid Term Break
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