First- Year Students
August 19th is move-in day for international students and August 21st for domestic first-year students.
August 19th is move-in day for International Transfers and August 21st for Domestic Transfers.
Parents & Families
On August 21–22, 2019, learn about what Rochester has to offer for the whole family.
What is Orientation?
Orientation is a week filled with programs and events that introduce incoming students at the University of Rochester to each other, the campus, and the local community. Before classes begin, you’ll learn about the many opportunities and choices available to you academically, professionally, and socially.View Orientation Schedules
Registering for Classes
Are you wondering why you have to wait until orientation week to register for classes? Watch this quick video from our orientation team for the answer!View More Videos
Before you head to campus in August, join us for a casual summer soirée to meet other incoming first-year students and their families, as well as current students, parents, and University alumni. Light refreshments will be served.Welcome Celebrations