January Orientation

We look forward to welcoming you! Whether you are a first-year spring admit (FYSA), transfer student, or a visiting or exchange student, January Orientation 2019 will be your introduction to Cornell. Use the January 2018 Orientation Guide to get a sense of what Orientation will be like (the 2019 January Orientation Guide will be available in late December or early January).

Important Dates

Wednesday morning, January 16, 2019: Move into your residence hall

Wednesday, January 16-Monday, January 21, 2019: Orientation

Tuesday, January 22, 2019: Classes begin

January Orientation for Families of New Students

Family Orientation is Wednesday, January 16 including afternoon and evening events.

Learn more about January Orientation

More information about January Orientation and the new student To Do List will be available on newstudents.cornell.edu in mid-October.