New Student Orientation
New Student Orientation provides students, parents and guests with information they will need before the first day of classes.
- Receive course schedule information
- Meet other new students
- Connect with faculty/staff and current students
- Have their Clarion identification photo taken
- Become familiar with MyClarion accounts
- Explore the services on campus
- Talk with SOAR Mentors
- And...learn everything they need to know to get started at Clarion
Parents, Family, Spouses
- Receive valuable information from faculty/staff and SOAR Mentors about the first year of college
- Identify ways to support students during the first year of college
- Meet with staff in critical campus offices such as Financial Aid, Dining, and Wellness Services
- And...learn about the Clarion campus culture
You will receive instructions on how to sign up through the mail. In order to sign up, you will need to have received a letter from Computing Services (blue in color) showing your MyClarion login, email, password and ID number. Sign up is done through the MyClarion portal. Confirmation is sent to your Clarion eagle.clarion.edu email account.
Orientation Session Dates:
January 2017 (for new students beginning classes in January 2017)
Friday, January 20, 2017
Spring 2017 (for new students beginning classes in August 2017)
Schedule for Spring Orientation
Friday, April 7, 2017 (this session is currently full)
Friday, April 21, 2017 (this session is currently full)
Summer 2017 (for new and transfer students beginning classes in August 2017)
Friday, June 16, 2017 (session is full)
Friday, June 23, 2017 (session is full)
Friday, June 30, 2017 (session is full)
As of 6/6/17: All June Orientation Sessions are Full.
For those unable to attend on-campus Orientation/Exploring Clarion Day; as part of a new program, we will be providing an easy way for you to get yourself ready to come to Clarion in the Fall from the comfort of your own home.
In Late June, you will be emailed information to help get you processed through for
1. Complete English & Math placements + Inquiry Seminar Selection in D2L
2. Complete SOAR Online Orientation Modules in D2L
3. Prepare for NOW (New Student Orientation Week) with move in on August 21, 2017
Keep an eye on your eagle.clarion.edu address and this one provided for more information.
Fall 2017: N.O.W. -New student Orientation Week - All new students
August 21-27, 2017
For any questions or information regarding sessions, please email email@example.com or call 814-393-1766.
Erin E. Schuetz
Director for SOAR
407 Becht Hall
+1 814 393 1769
Office for SOAR:
406 Becht Hall
+1 814 393 1766