January Orientation

We look forward to welcoming you in January! Whether you are a first-year spring admit (FYSA), transfer student, or a visiting or exchange student, January Orientation will be your introduction to Cornell.

View the 2017 January Orientation guide.

Important Dates

Thursday morning, January 19, 2017: Move into your residence hall

Thursday, January 19-Tuesday, January 24, 2017: Orientation

Wednesday, January 25, 2017: Classes begin

January Orientation for Families of New Students

Family Orientation is Thursday, January 19 including afternoon and evening events, and Friday morning, January 20, 2017.

View 2017 January Orientation for Families event details.

Learn more about January Orientation

More information about January Orientation and the new student To Do List is available on newstudents.cornell.edu, beginning October 17.