Discoveries Orientation

New Student Orientation

Discoveries Orientation for winter term start students takes place Friday, January 5-Sunday, January 7 and is required for all first year and transfer students at the University of Denver. Please be sure to register you and your guests by December 18, 2023. Contact with any questions or additional support.

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Before You Arrive

Download the apps below to view the full orientation schedule, register for orientation, and connect with your 4D Peer Mentor!

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Orientation Schedule Overview

Friday, January 5

  • 8:30am-11:30am: Residence Hall Move In
  • 10:00am-11:00am: Vinyasa Yoga (Coors Fitness Center)
  • 11:30am-1:00pm: Lunch
  • Discoveries Orientation
    • 1:00pm-1:30pm: Check In
    • 1:30pm-2:00pm: Welcome
    • 2:00pm-3:00pm: Student Panel
    • 3:00pm-4:00pm: Breakout Sessions
    • 4:00pm-5:00pm: Social Hour
  • Discoveries After Dark (Community Commons)

Saturday, January 6

  • Mandatory Intervene Training
  • Social Programming: Discover Denver
  • Discoveries After Dark

Sunday, January 7

  • Social Programming
  • Discoveries After Dark

Monday, January 8

  • First day of class; Winter Term start

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