We serve full-time undergraduate students and their families enrolled on the Boston campus for the first time in Fall 2024.

What to Expect

View a narrated timeline of your transition experience.

Mid April

Husky Happenings e-Newsletters

Enrolled students and families will receive bi-monthly emails with Orientation information and next steps.

Orientation Registration

Enrolled students will register themselves and up to 2 guests for Husky 101 On-Campus Orientation. Travel should not be arranged until the student is registered for a session.


Husky 101 Guide to Boston Orientation

The Husky 101 Guide details EVERYTHING you need to know and accomplish before starting your first day of classes. This guide provides instructions on uploading your photo for your Husky Card, and submitting proof of immunization requirements, among other tasks.

Online Academic Advising

Students will receive communication directly from their college/program throughout May and June. The advising process is unique to each college/program. In addition to online advising, there will be an academic session during Husky 101 On-Campus Orientation.


Husky 101 Online Curriculum

MANDATORY FOR STUDENTS. Family participation is optional and highly encouraged. 

Learn about university resources and services before attending Husky 101 On-Campus Orientation. Topics include academics, residential life, campus safety, health and wellness, and student involvement. Students have several weeks to complete this mandatory half-day course.

Late June – Early August

Husky 101 On-Campus Orientation

MANDATORY FOR STUDENTS. Family participation is optional and highly encouraged. 

Experience Husky Life. Meet new students and families, connect with campus resources and student leaders, explore campus and Boston, and engage in student involvement and resource fairs.
View registration and program information.


Welcome Week


From the onset of your arrival through September, engage in 150+ student programs and events to meet and reunite with friends, explore campus and the city of Boston, and prepare for the fall semester.

Classes Begin

Fall 2024 undergraduate classes begin Wednesday, September 4, 2024. View the Academic Calendar.


View frequently asked questions for additional information.