Transfer Orientation Schedule

Orientation includes a variety of components to ensure students and families have all the information needed to navigate their next steps in the Mason Community. Below are tentative schedules for daytime and evening transfer orientations. Please note that the schedule is subject to change and you will receive a final printed schedule at orientation check-in.

Orientation dates are released in a rolling registration basis to fill orientation sessions. 3-5 business days after paying your enrollment deposit, you are eligible to register for orientation. Please note, when you register for orientation, you are required to attend the entire session schedule.

Please note: there is no family/guest program for Evening Transfer Orientation.


Transfer Student Orientation Schedule
Participants can expect the day-of schedule to match very closely to the sample schedule.

Transfer Student Schedule: Daytime Sample

TimeProgram
10:00-10:45 amCheck In / ID’s / Green & Gold Showcase
10:45-11:15 amPatriot Welcome
11:15-11:45 amPaying For Your Education
11:50 am-12:20 pmAcademic Transitions
12:20-12:50 pmStudent Rights, Privacy & Safety
12:50-1:35 pmLunch / Taking Care of Business / ID’s
1:45-2:30 pmCollege 101
2:45-5:00 pmAcademic Advising
3:00-5:00 pmCourse Registration
3:00-5:00 pmMath Placement Testing
4:00-5:00 pmMilitary Services Session
Teacher Education Session
4:00-4:45 pmCampus Tour

Transfer Student Schedule: Evening Sample

TimeProgram
3:00-6:00 pmMath Placement Testing
4:00-4:45 pmCampus Tour
5:00-5:45 pmCheck In / ID’s / Green & Gold Showcase
5:30-8:30 pmLittle Patriots Lounge
5:45-6:00 pmPatriot Welcome
6:00-6:30 pm
Academic Transitions
6:45-8:30 pm
Academic Advising
7:00-8:30 pm
Course Registration

August Orientation Sample Schedule
Participants can expect the day-of schedule to match very closely to the sample schedule.

August Orientation: Freshman & Transfer Daytime Schedule

TimeProgram
10:00-10:45 amCheck In / ID’s / Green & Gold Showcase
10:45-11:15 amPatriot Welcome
11:15-11:45 amPaying For Your Education
11:50 am-12:20 pmAcademic Transitions
12:20-12:50 pmStudent Rights, Privacy & Safety
12:50-1:35 pmLunch / Taking Care of Business / ID’s
1:45-2:30 pmCollege 101
2:45-5:00 pmAcademic Advising
3:00-5:00 pmCourse Registration
3:00-5:00 pmMath Placement Testing
4:00-5:00 pmMilitary Services Session
Teacher Education Session
4:00-4:45 pmCampus Tour