August Orientation 2015

We are excited that you will be attending August Orientation in the next few weeks.  While this session occurs right before school starts, know that we are committed to making sure your orientation experience prepares you for the transition to Ithaca College.

First-Year Experience 

Contact: Anne Carlineo, OSEMA Administrative Assistant
Open: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., M-F
Phone: 607-274-1908
Email: fye@ithaca.edu


 

Important Information for Family Members:

Please be aware that Ithaca College does not offer a separate family orientation program in August. However, if you have questions please contact our office, and we will assist you in connecting with the resources you (and your student) need.

Visit the Family Information Resources Website for copies of presentations and resources shared during the summer orientation program.

 

Before Orientation

What Do I Pack, and How Do I Get There?

What Do I Pack, and How Do I Get There?

What to expect when you arrive on campus.

Preparing For Course Registration

Preparing For Course Registration

Discover the ICC, learn about HomerConnect, and prepare to select your personalized class schedule.

Documented Disabilities and Special Considerations

Documented Disabilities and Special Considerations

The Office of Student Accessibility Services is here to assist you.

International Students

International Students

Welcome to Ithaca!

During Orientation

Housing Check-In

Housing Check-In

Get your room key and Ithaca ID before checking in for orientation.

Orientation Check-In

Orientation Check-In

What to expect when you arrive.

Orientation Schedule

Orientation Schedule

What to expect each day.

After Orientation

The First Few Weeks

The First Few Weeks

Orientation was the first step of your college experience, now the journey really begins!

Being a Self Advocate

Being a Self Advocate

Be effective at communicating your needs and negotiating your interests. We are here to assist you on your journey.

Fall Welcome

Fall Welcome

Fall Welcome is ICís three-day, continuing orientation program for all new and transfer students.

Orientation To-Do List

Orientation To-Do List

Orientation To-Do List

Everything you need to complete before arriving for your summer orientation program.

Placement Exams

Quantitative Literacy (QL) Readiness and Mathematics Placement Exam

Quantitative Literacy (QL) Readiness and Mathematics Placement Exam

All new and transfer students take the QL Readiness and Mathematics Placement exam.

Language Placement

Language Placement

All new and transfer students who have studied another language should take a relevant language placement exam.

Music and Non-Music Major Info

Music and Non-Music Major Info

All new and transfer music majors take the Music Theory Fundamentals Examination during summer orientation