Freshman

You've Made a Great Decision in Choosing to Join Charger Nation! 

All Freshman Orientation sessions for the Fall 2017 term have passed. Orientation dates for the students planning to attend for the Spring 2018 term will be available soon! 

What to Expect at Freshman Orientation

Freshman Orientation is designed to be informative and productive, and you have the option of attending a one-day or two-day session. Students attending two-day sessions will spend the night in a campus residence hall. 

During your orientation session you will:  

  • Meet with your academic advisor to discuss expectations and register for classes.
  • Learn more about campus housing
  • Get your Charger Card (Student ID) and complete immunization forms with Student Health Services
  • Discover tools to enable your academic success
  • Learn about the campus, student involvement opportunities, and traditions
  • Meet and socialize with current and new students
Preparing for Freshman Orientation

Once you have registered for Freshman Orientation, review and complete the Charger Checklist. For a list of what to bring to Freshman Orientation, click HERE.

Questions about the differences between your Charger Status and myUAH accounts? Click HERE for more information.