Log in to the Orientation website to apply by completing the Pre-Orientation Adventure Program Task. The deadline is July 30, 2018. Once we have placed you in one of the program trips, you will receive a package containing information about your trip as well as a personal payment form.

You may pay by check (made out to Pre-Orientation Adventure Program) or charge the trip cost of $400 to your student account. Limited financial aid is available, so please indicate on the POAP application if you would like to be considered for a financial scholarship.

You'll also receive:

*Note: POAP requires a separate medical form than HUBBS, the campus Health Center. This medical form is exclusive to this program and to this program, only.

Paperwork and payment may be returned via email at poap@hws.edu, by fax at (315) 781-3025, or mailed to:

Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Hobart Dean’s Office, Attn: POAP
Geneva, NY 14456

Please note: All trips begin on Saturday, August 18. Forms (liability waiver, equipment request form, medical form, and payment) must be on file before the program begins.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Kelly Crawford and Ryan Montbleau '19 at poap@hws.edu or (315) 781-3300.

We can’t wait to see you in August!


Registration deadline:
July 30, 2018


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