Transfer Orientation Information
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
4:00 - 7:00 p.m. | Campus Center
Campus Map [pdf]
Welcome to Orientation at Fisher!
Fisher's Orientation program is designed to help you make a smooth transition to college. You'll learn about campus life, student activities, academic expectations, campus facilities and support services, and make lots of new friends!
In short, Orientation is the most significant community-building activity you can take part in at Fisher. Current Fisher students serve as "Orientation Leaders" and are anxious to meet you.
Orientation is required for all new full-time Fisher students, both commuters and residents. It's a fun-filled time for you to become acquainted with the College and to take part in activities with your new classmates, many of whom will become your friends for life.
Typical Orientation Events
Events during our fall Orientation include:
- Social activities to help you make new friends
- Orientation sessions to familiarize you with campus resources
- Family picnic
- Matriculation Ceremony
- Much more!
Orientation 2014 was a huge success! Check out what it was like through our Flickr photo album!
Want to get a feel for what Orientation is like? Check out last year's event through our Facebook photo album!
Meet Your Student Orientation Coordinators
Major: Business Management
Why did you join the Orientation Team?
I was selected as a Peer Advisor during my sophomore year. I wanted to be a part of O-Team and a Peer Advisor because I loved my transition to college as a freshman and I wanted to help others coming to Fisher enjoy their experience here as well! Now as a SOC, I get to play an even bigger role in helping new students connect with each other, the rest of the Fisher community, and with their transition from high school to college!
Chair, 33rd Annual Teddi Dance for Love (past: Vice Chair, 32nd Teddi Dance for Love)
Peer Advisor and Orientation Team Leader
2014 Orientation Coordinator
Class of 2015 Senator
Three favorite things to do at Fisher:
1. The Teddi Dance for Love!!!!
2. Go to brunch on Sundays (and eat in the dining hall in general – Fisher has great food!)
3. Hang out with my roommate and friends
Favorite Song: I don’t think I can pick a favorite song, but my favorite genre of music to listen to is definitely country!
Favorite Quote: "We are what we repeatedly do." – Aristotle
Fun Fact: I spent a semester in Ireland and traveled to 9 countries in Europe!