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August 19 - 21, 2023

New Student Orientation is our way of introducing you to USF's traditions, experiences, current students and the campus you will call home. In addition to the events planned through the regular orientation programs, we have several opportunities designed specifically for residential, commuter and transfer students.

Check-In Schedule 
8:30-9:30 a.m.Room numbers ending in 0, 1 and 2
9:30-10:30 a.m.Room numbers ending in 3 and 4
10:30-11:30 a.m.Room numbers ending in 5 and 6
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Room numbers ending in 7, 8 and 9

 

For a full schedule of events, download the 2023 Orientation Schedule

Saturday

8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | Residential Students Check In
Grand Island, Sullivan, Collier Baker, Kroske, Burgess, North Halls

12 - 2 p.m. | New Freshman Commuter & New Transfer Commuter Student Check In
Ward Lobby, McDonald Center

2 - 3 p.m. | USF Welcome Ceremony & Orientation Kickoff
Meredith Auditorium, Jeschke Fine Arts Center

3 - 5 p.m. | Orientation Session 1
Meredith Auditorium, Jeschke Fine Arts Center

7 - 8 p.m. | Residence Hall Floor Meeting
Residence Halls

7 - 8 p.m. | New Freshman Commuter & New Transfer Commuter Hangout 
Quad

8 - 9 p.m. | SDV Extravaganza Games
Stewart Center Gym

Sunday

11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Brunch with SDV Group
Dining Hall

1 - 3:30 p.m. | Orientation Session 2
Meredith Auditorium, Jeschke Fine Arts Center

Monday

9 - 11 a.m. | Orientation Session 3
Meredith Auditorium, Jeschke Fine Arts Center

11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | Coffee Meetup for New Freshman Commuter Students
Cooper's Cafe

1 - 2 p.m. | Classroom Tours for SDV Groups A-G and TA-TD

2 - 3 p.m. | Classroom Tours for SDV Groups H-O and Honors

2 - 3 p.m. | Coffee Meetup for New Transfer Commuter and New Transfer Residential Students
Cooper's Cafe

3 - 5 p.m. | Orientation Session 4
Meredith Auditorium, Jeschke Fine Arts Center