• Hartwick new students during Awakening
  • Opening Convocation for new students
  • Hartwick new students
  • New students during Opening Convocation

Orientation Goals

During New Student Orientation you will take your first steps as a Hartwick student!  

As a result of attending New Student Orientation, students will:

  • Be introduced to the campus resources, programs and services available to support student success, particularly during the first-year transition.
  • Understand the purpose of academic advisement and course selection.
  • Become familiar with the campus environment.
  • Connect with faculty, staff and students on campus.

As a result of attending New Student Orientation, families will:

  • Be introduced to the campus resources, programs and services available to support student success, particularly during the first-year transition.
  • Become familiar with the campus environment.
  • Connect with faculty, staff and students on campus.
James Canal '16

James Canal '16

I love pushing myself to do my best in each course I take.

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