Transfer Student Orientation

Congratulations on transferring to your new home at CU Denver. We are excited to have you on our campus and can't wait to introduce you into our dynamic and inclusive academic community! 

New Student Orientation is designed to provide incoming students and their families, with the information that they need to have a purposeful and successful transition into the CU Denver social and intellectual community and culture.

Orientation Requirement

All new students are required to complete New Student Orientation. The orientation requirement is a two-part process. Please use the accordion below for more details about the process for your specific start term. 

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New Student Orientation Virtual Open House

Virtual Open House is offered to new students and their support person/s (parents, guardians, family, high school counselors etc.). This session is intended to provide information about the orientation requirement and an opportunity to get your questions answered. See below for the session details. This session does not fulfill the orientation requirement. 

 DATE TIME TOPIC SIGN UP
Thursday, March 18th 6:00 PM MSTNew Student Orientation  Click Here 

 

Supplemental "Spotlight" Sessions

Supplemental Sessions are offered to new students and their support person/s (parents, guardians, family, high school counselors etc.). Sessions are intended to provide information and an opportunity to get questions answered. See below for session dates. These sessions do not fulfill the orientation requirement.  

 DATE TIME TOPIC SIGN UP
Monday, April 19th 6:00 PM MSTFirst Year Academic Opportunities Coming soon 
Monday, May 3rd 6:00 PM MSTFinances 101: Housing, Tuition & Fees   Coming soon 
Monday, May 17th 6:00 PM MSTExploring Your MajorComing soon
Monday, June 14th 6:00 PM MSTCampus Safety Coming soon
Monday, June 28th 6:00 PM MSTValuing Identities on Campus Coming Soon 
Monday, July 12th 6:00 PM MSTFinances 101: Housing, Tuition & Fees Coming Soon 
Monday, July 26th6:00 PM MSTWellness & You Coming Soon
Monday, August 9th 6:00 PM MSTLife on Campus Coming Soon 

 


School/College Spotlight Sessions 

School/College Spotlight sessions are offered to new students. These sessions are intended to provide you with a better understanding of what it means to be in a specific school or college within the university. During these sessions you will have the opportunity to get connected to your major, faculty, and staff. During these sessions you will start building your success network before you start your first semester as a Lynx! 

Still exploring major possibilities?

That's okay, you're invited too! Attend as many School/College Spotlight sessions as you want.

 SCHOOL/COLLEGE DATE TIME SIGN UP
College of Engineering, Design & Computing April 7th or August 18th  6:00 PM MSTClick Here
School of Education & Human Development April 13th or July 28th 6:00 PM MSTClick Here
College of Architecture & PlanningMay 5th or July 7th 6:00 PM MSTClick Here
College of Arts & MediaMay 19th or June 30th 6:00 PM MSTClick Here
School of Public AffairsJune 2nd or July 14th 6:00 PM MSTClick Here
Business School June 9th or July 19th 6:00 PM MSTClick Here
College of Liberal Arts & Sciences TBDTBDTBD

 

Spanish Welcome 

El evento de bienvenida es ofrecido a nuevos estudiantes y a las personas que los apoyan (padres, guardianes, consejeros de bachillerato/preparatoria, etc.). La intención de las sesiones es la de proveer información acerca de la universidad y es una oportunidad para obtener respuestas a sus preguntas. A continuación encontrará las fechas de las sesiones. Estas sesiones no substituyen el requerimiento de asistir a la orientación.

FECHA HORA EL TEMA INSCRIBIRSE
Miercoles, Mayo 26th 6:00 PM MSTinformación acerca de la universidad Haga Clic Aqui 
Miercoles, Junio 23rd 6:00 PM MSTinformación acerca de la universidad Haga Clic Aqui 
Miercoles, Julio 21st 6:00 PM MSTinformación acerca de la universidadHaga Clic Aqui 

 

Veteran & Military Student Services Information Sessions 

Veteran & Military Student Services (VMSS) Information Sessions are offered to new veteran, active duty, reservist, national guard and dependent students. Sessions are intended to provide information and an opportunity to get questions answered. See below for session dates. These sessions do not fulfill the orientation requirement.  

 DATE TIME TOPIC SIGN UP
 Monday, April 5th 2:00 PM MSTVMSS Click Here 
 Monday, June 7th 2:00 PM MSTVMSS Coming soon
 Monday, August 2nd 2:00 PM MSTVMSS Coming soon

 

Pre-Health Track Information Sessions

Pre-Health Track Information Sessions are offered to new students that are interested in health professions. These sessions are intended to provide information about the health professions advisors and an opportunity to get your questions answered. See below for session dates. These sessions do not fulfill the orientation requirement. 

 DATE TIME TOPIC SIGN UP
 TBDTDBPre-Health Tracks Coming Soon 

 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)