Congratulations on your acceptance into Northeastern University! Below are commonly asked questions about Orientation during the acceptance and enrollment cycle.

Orientation gives you a taste of your new life as a Husky. This mandatory program introduces you and your family to the university and will provide you with the resources and tools to help you successfully transition into the Northeastern student community, as well as into your new city, Boston.

N.U.in students have three orientations throughout their participation in the program: 1) Pre-Departure Orientation and 2) On-Site Orientation hosted by The N.U.in Program, and 3) Husky 101 Student Orientation hosted by the Office of Student Orientation.


Spring ’20 Orientation Dates

All dates are subject to change.

Friday, January 3 Move-in
Friday, January 3 Transfer/Veteran Student Orientation
Saturday, January 4 Family Orientation
Saturday, January 4 – Sunday, January 5 Freshman Student Orientation (this includes N.U.in students)
Saturday, January 4 – Saturday, January 11 Welcome Week

Frequently Asked Questions

This information is to provide you with an understanding of the Spring Orientation process, and to assist you with preliminary planning.