Wilkes University

First-Year Student Orientation

First-Year Student Orientation

First-Year Student Orientation 2014

  • Session 1: Sunday, June 29 (arrival at 8:00 am) through Monday, June 30 (departure at 4:15 pm)
  • Session 2: Sunday, July 13 (arrival at 8:00 am) through Monday, July 14 (departure at 4:15 pm)

Beginning in early May, incoming students will receive an Orientation Welcome letter, which will provide instructions on how to log on to the First-Year Student Orientation portal to register for an Orientation session and complete a list of important tasks.

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us at: orient14@wilkes.edu or (570) 408-4014.

Blue Army Brigade Volunteers Needed During Orientation!

This summer the Blue Army Birgade (BAB) will be helping Student Development with summer orientation sessions. BAB members will help with orientation logistics such as giving tours, welcoming families to campus, working closely with mentor groups and assisting the orientation staff where and when needed.

The dates for the 2014 Orientation sessions are:

  • Session 1: Sunday, June 29 through Monday, June 30
  • Session 2: Sunday, July 13 through Monday, July 14

We will have a mandatory, all-day training for Blue Army Brigade members on the Saturday before each orientation - Saturday, June 28th and Saturday, July 12th.

If you are interested in joining the Blue Army Brigade, please fill out the information below, and we will be in touch with you towards the end of May/early June.

Join the Blue Army Brigade
If you have any questions please contact orient14@wilkes.edu or (570) 408-4014. We look forward to working with you! 

Do you love social media, because we do! For the latest orientation information visit our Facebook page at  https://www.facebook.com/ WilkesOrientation and follow us on twitter and instagram @WUOrient14

For your viewing pleasure, we have included photo and video highlights from some of our previous Orientation sessions!  Get excited!  #WilkesU #Orient14 #BeColonel #ColonelStrong