Please note: all dates are subject to change.

March 26

Orientation website goes live –you will receive your password in the mail so that you can log in to the site and complete the important tasks listed below.

March 28, April 7, April 14

Admitted Student Days at HWS

May 1

Enrollment deadline for accepted students

May 7

Academic Preference/Interest Form must be completed and submitted

Incoming Student Housing Form must be completed and submitted

Photo I.D. task must be completed

July - TBA

Medical Forms and Disability Disclosure must be completed and mailed to HWS


Course and Housing assignments will be available online

July 30

Pre-Orientation Adventure Program application due

August 20-22

Orientation for international students

August 23-27

Orientation for all incoming students

Please Note: Transfer Students will be asked to complete all of the forms with the exception of the Academic Preference/Interest Form. Transfer students will work closely with their Dean and a temporary faculty adviser, who will connect with students over the summer to help with the transition to the Colleges.


For more information about any of these deadlines, contact the Orientation office at (315) 781-3041 or at orientation@hws.edu.

If you're having trouble logging in to the Orientation website to complete the tasks, contact the Help Desk at (315) 781-4357 or helpdesk@hws.edu.


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