Welcome to New Student Orientation

Congratulations on your acceptance to Emerson College! We are excited to introduce you to Emerson’s unique community and innovative campus, and the city of Boston. We encourage you to write your story and make your mark at Emerson.

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Dive deeper into the Orientation Program! Click the links below and on the sidebar to learn more about Emerson’s New Student Orientation programs.

Fall 2023 Undergraduate New Student Orientation program dates

  • August 27 - 28: Pre-Orientation programs for undergraduate International Students and BIPOC Students (registration required, scheduled move-in hours TBD on Aug 27)
  • August 29: Move-in for on-campus residential undergraduate students (scheduled hours, TBD)
  • August 29 - September 3: Undergraduate New Student Orientation for first-year and transfer students
  • September 5: First day of Fall semester classes
  • September 5 - September 9: Week of Welcome programming
  • Parent and Family Orientation: August 30