New Student Orientation

Congratulations on being accepted to Columbia International University! We are thrilled to welcome you to the student body during orientation!  This mandatory program will be informative and essential for your life as a student here at CIU. You and your parents/guests will have an opportunity to hear from a variety of campus representatives, engage in meaningful discussions, and begin to navigate the campus. 

During orientation you will:

  • Make new friends with your incoming class and current students
  • Learn about your academic program and various resources available
  • Get your course schedule
  • Discover opportunities for involvement around campus
  • And much more!

Parents and guests will also benefit by:

  • Learning about important University resources
  • Meeting fellow parents of new students
  • Receiving helpful resources
  • And much more!

Saturday, July 24

Register for New Student Orientation

Orientation Schedule:

9:30 AM Drive Thru Check In (Intramural Field)
10:00 AM Orientation (Shortess Chapel)
12:00 PM Consultations (Library)
                Lunch (Dining Hall)
                Dorm Tours

You are welcome to depart when your paperwork is complete.