First Year Day Orientation

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First Year Day Orientation

September 6th - 8th, 2015

Welcome to First Year Day Student Orientation!  Here you will find all the information you need to prepare for Orientation.  

Questions?  Do not hesitate to call 651-690-6210 or email

Follow us on Twitter- @SCUOrientation AND Like us on Facebook!



Required Readings


Saturday Salons

*Please note this 2014 information, 2015 coming soon!

Bringing back tradition in an engaging, lively series:

Saturday, September 6
1-3 p.m.
Ballroom, CdC 3rd Floor
The Spirit of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet

Saturday, September 20
10 a.m.- 12noon
Ballroom, CdC 3rd Floor
Heartwork: The Complexities of Identity and Privilege

Saturday, October 11
10 a.m.- 12noon
Ballroom, CdC 3rd Floor
The Liberal Arts and Careers


  • Click here for the 2014 First Year Orientation Schedule.  


Get to know the staff before coming to campus!  Your Orientation Leader should contact you via email, Facebook or mail over the summer.  Feel free to ask your Leader any questions you may have about Orientation or campus life!

Don't forget to invite your family back to campus for Family and Friends Weekend in October!


This summer our Orientation Coordinator created our own version of Pharrell's Happy! The the people featured are students, faculty and staff in key offices welcoming our new students to campus!