New Student Orientation

Welcome to Viterbo University!

Congratulations on taking the next step in your educational journey! Your journey at Viterbo is just beginning, and it continues with New Student Orientation. Held prior to the beginning of the fall and spring semesters, Orientation is designed to ease your transition to Viterbo and is a great time to discover everything Viterbo has to offer. Whether you’re a new first-year student coming from high school or transferring from another institution, orientation programming will help you learn about your new home away from home, from what classes will be like to what there is to do on the weekends. Click on the appropriate link to the right to learn more about orientation programming.

 Did you know:

  • 96% of our first-year and new transfer students say Orientation increases their comfort with the new environment.
  • 96% say Orientation increases knowledge of on-campus resources.
  • 92% say Orientation assists in meeting others and building a sense of belonging.

More information about different orientation programs can be found on the menu on the right side of the screen. If you have questions or need additional information, please Colin Burns-Gilbert at  

Know that we can’t wait to welcome you to campus. See you soon and go V-Hawks!