New Student Orientation

Easing your transition to college life

New Student Orientation

January 2022 Orientation

Registration is open!

Orientation helps new students get involved, get connected and make the most of services that help you succeed at the University of Nevada, Reno. University faculty, administrators, advisors and current students participate in orientation to answer your questions and welcome you to the Pack.

At the University of Nevada, Reno you will be challenged in the classroom, find friends you will keep for a lifetime, and learn more about yourself and the person you want to become. Your orientation experience will help you feel connected and confident as you prepare for your first year.

January Orientation

First-year and transfer students beginning in the spring semester are strongly encouraged to attend a single-day orientation program. Students can choose to attend the orientation program online or in-person. Parents and guests are welcome to attend orientation alongside the student. Student may choose to register for one of the two options listed. Please see the options below for registration and details.

  • Online orientation: Wednesday, January 12, 12:00-4:00 p.m.
  • In-person orientation: Friday, January 14, 1:00-5:00 p.m.

Summer orientation

Students beginning in the fall 2022 semester will attend New Student Orientation in June, July or August. All details including session dates and registration will be available by April 2022. Please keep checking this webpage for updates.