New Student Orientation

Welcome to the Pack, Class of 2024! We are excited you are here.

Welcome to the Wolf 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. Dream big, work hard and make the most of this adventure.

Welcome messages for the Class of 2024    New students recite the Nevada Student Oath

January Orientation

Students beginning in the spring semester (January) will attend a one-day virtual orientation program on January 22, 2021. This orientation is available to first-year and transfer students. Parents and guests are welcome to attend orientation alongside the student. Students and guests can register to attend below.

Register for Orientation

The Orientation program is designed for new students and their families to ease the transition to college. Our goal is to help new students feel connected and confident as you prepare for your first semester as one of the Wolf Pack. Your online orientation consists of two parts, Wolf Pack Preview and the Live Orientation Day.

Part 1 - Wolf Pack Preview

Wolf Pack Preview is a comprehensive introduction to learning, success, community, safety, finances and getting started at the University of Nevada, Reno. It takes about one hour to complete the full online course, which you can do at your own pace. Your progress will be saved if you log out and return later.

  • Complete the one-hour web-based program at your own pace during the week before orientation.
  • Log in information will be sent via email on January 15.
  • Separate logins are available for both students and guests.

Part 2 - Live Online Orientation Day

The schedule includes both live and self-paced content. Students and guests will complete the day together.

  • 12 to 5 p.m. on January 22, 2021
  • Students and guests participate together using a single login.
  • The orientation will utilize the WebCampus and Zoom platforms.
  • Students will receive an email with login information the morning of January 22.