Orientations

Summer Orientation

All Mason Gross students are encouraged to attend a New Student Summer Orientation. The New Student Orientation will help you become acclimated to Rutgers University as a whole. Students can attend any of the New Student Orientation dates found here.

New-Student Orientation is designed to help students:

  • Navigate the campus and identify available resources.
  • Facilitate connections with students, faculty, and staff.
  • Learn about academic expectations and intellectual opportunities.
  • Become knowledgeable about Rutgers history and contributions to the local and global community.
  • Understand the meaning and importance of getting involved and becoming a proud member of the Rutgers community.
  • Appreciate the diversity of culture, opportunities, and experiences at Rutgers.
  • Become independent, responsible, and engaged citizens.
  • Develop safe and healthy lifestyle habits.

Please visit the following website for more information: http://nso.rutgers.edu/summer-orientation

Fall Orientation

As an in-coming first-year or transfer student to Mason Gross, you will begin the academic portion of your orientation on Monday, August 31, 2015, at 9:30 a.m. in the Levin Theater on the Douglass Campus.  During this session you will meet with your academic adviser and review your academic obligations for fall semester. Your participation is required.