New Student Orientation takes place in the summer for both freshman and transfer students in a a one-day program format. Students who have paid their academic deposit will begin receiving Orientation registration information in March. If you have not paid your academic deposit but wish to register for Orientation, please visit this link to find information on how to pay the deposit – http://welcometo.wvu.edu/faq-questions/pay. You should receive your Orientation information shortly after you pay the deposit.
June 2014 Orientation sessions will be held daily, Monday – Friday, beginning June 2.
New Student Orientation Registration
If you need to cancel your Orientation session because you are no longer attending WVU, refund requests must be received at least 72 hours prior to your assigned session. Upon receipt of a written request, refunds will be given at the discretion of the Orientation Coordinator. You may e-mail refund requests to firstname.lastname@example.org or cancel online at https://webapps.sa.wvu.edu/Cancellation/.
If approved, cancellation refunds, minus a $10 processing fee, will be refunded approximately 3 to 4 weeks.
Thinking about participating in Adventure West Virginia? Not sure you’ll be able to get to Morgantown twice during the summer? Adventure WV and New Student Orientation have teamed up to streamline your summer scheduling! If you attend selected NSO sessions, you’ll have the option of staying overnight in Morgantown (lodging is on your own and is not provided by NSO or Adventure WV) and then starting your Adventure WV experience the next day! Registration for Adventure WV is a separate process that must be completed at adventureorientation.wvu.edu.
The following NSO sessions align conveniently with Adventure WV trips:
Wednesday, June 18th: Aligns with Adventure WV Explore 2 HONORS ONLY (June 19-25)
Thursday, June 19th: Aligns with Adventure WV Odyssey 13 (June 20-26)
For more information and/or to register for an Adventure WV Orientation Trip, please visit adventureorientation.wvu.edu or call Adventure WV at 304-293-5221.