Fall Start Orientation

Welcome to Suffolk University! Whether this is the beginning of your college experience, or you are starting at Suffolk with college credit under your belt, we are thrilled to partner with you throughout your transition to our community!

Orientation participation is required for all incoming degree-seeking undergraduate students. Programs are designed to welcome new first-year and transfer students as well as family members to the Suffolk community. At orientation, you and your family members will discover the University resources that will make your college experience successful right from the start.

At orientation, you will:

  • Meet with faculty advisors from your academic department
  • Learn how to make the most of your classes
  • Learn how to get involved in the Suffolk community
  • Meet current students, leaders, and your classmates
  • Become familiar with the Suffolk University campus and community

Spring Orientation 2020

Session Type Session Date(s) (Required)
First Year Session

January 8-9
Resident students will move into their semester long university housing on January 7. Housing is only provided for students who have confirmed University sponsored housing for the Spring Semester.

Transfer Session

January 8
Resident students will move into their semester long university housing on January 7. Housing is only provided for students who have confirmed University sponsored housing for the Spring Semester.
*Orientation Snowday: Friday, January 10

Mandatory New International Student Program  January 10
International Students must attend this program in addition to Orientation.