New Student Orientation

Welcome to Becker College! Your Hawk adventure begins at New Student Orientation in a two-day program designed to give new students and their families the foundation needed to be successful at Becker College. In addition to the experience of a lifetime, participants will learn more about how to be successful inside and outside the classroom. Sessions will highlight:

  • Financial Aid
  • Academic resources and expectations
  • How to get involved on campus
  • Residence Life and Commuter Student Life
  • Information Technology @ Becker
  • The history and traditions of Becker College.

There is a special pride and student spirit at Becker College and orientation is just the beginning!

All first year students, and any transfer students with less than 12 credits, are required to attend June New Student Orientation.

If you answer “yes” to one or more of the following questions, you are considered a Freshman who must attend June New Student Orientation:
  • I have never attended college before
  • I am graduating high school in May/June 2014
  • I have been enrolled at another college, but I am transferring in less than 12 credits
If you answer “yes”to one or more of the following questions, you are considered a Transfer student, and you are only required to attend August Orientation:
  • I have 12 or more credits I am transferring in to Becker College
  • I successfully completed a minimum of one full-time semester at a college other than Becker College

Any students who have questions regarding which category they fall into for New Student Orientation should contact their Admissions Counselor for direction. Each session is an overnight experience for all incoming students, even those students with commuter status. The following are the dates for the June 2014 sessions:

Please select one of these dates when registering for orientation.  All students are required to stay overnight for the orientation session they select. Day one of New Student Orientation will begin on the Leicester campus, and day two will end on the Worcester campus.

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