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Fall New Student Orientation at Lincoln Center

Our three-day fall Orientation program is mandatory for all new students.

  • Sunday, August 23 is resident move-in and commuter check-in. Families are welcome to join us!
  • Monday, August 24 is Student Life Day for all new students.
  • Tuesday, August 25 is Academic Convocation for Fordham College at Lincoln Center and Academic Orientation for Gabelli School of Business students.

Move-in times for resident students will be distributed by the Office of Residential Life in the month of August.

Commuting students will have their first mandatory activities beginning on Sunday, August 23 in the late morning. Commuters please visit our Fall Orientation Commuter Guide and Sleepover page.

Parents are invited to the opening day of Orientation on Sunday, August 23, including to attend various receptions and open houses. After these events, the President's and Dean's Welcome will take place followed by a family liturgy at 3pm. The Farewell to Families will happen at 5pm, at which point parents will be asked to depart as the student-specific programming will begin.

More detailed information and the full schedule will be available in August on the Orientation Guide.