We are excited that you have chosen to become a part of our dynamic community, and we look forward to working with you during New Student Orientation.
New Student Orientation will be held for all new students, first-time and transfers, Friday, August 25, through Saturday, August 26. This event is a required program for all new students. During New Student Orientation, you will receive all the information you need to make a seamless transition to GCU as well as get to know your fellow students.
All new resident students are expected to MOVE IN on Thursday, August 24; residents will receive their housing and roommate assignments from the Office of Residence Life prior to arrival on campus. Please contact the Office of Residence Life at 732-987-2533 if you do not receive this information prior to move in.
All freshmen and transfer commuter students will have the option to stay overnight at the residence halls from Thursday, August 24, through Saturday, August 26. However, students MUST indicate they would like to stay overnight when they sign-up for Orientation.
During Orientation (Friday, August 25–Saturday, August 26), we invite you to call the campus home while you establish new friendships, explore the beautiful grounds and buildings, enjoy Georgian Court hospitality, and most importantly, prepare yourself for the upcoming academic year. Attending Orientation is an important step in beginning your journey at Georgian Court. Orientation is designed to help you:
- gain a comprehensive understanding of what it means to be a college student,
- get acquainted with your Orientation leaders and classmates,
- seek independence,
- embark on new adventures,
- build new relationships with peers,
- highlight your past successes while creating new ones, and
- become informed about the resources available at GCU.
Please continue to check this Web site for important Orientation updates, registration information, and program schedules.Click here for Orientation Sign Up
Along with the GCU Orientation staff and student leaders, welcome to Georgian Court University, and we look forward to seeing you in August! You may contact us at 732-987-2606 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org if you should have any questions!
The Orientation Team