Congratulations On Your Acceptance To Barry University!
College is one of the most exciting and rewarding times of your life. That is why we want to help you along your path to success in the very beginning. We have created New Student Orientation to ensure a smooth transition to college life.
Barry 101 has been designed to give you the opportunity to get a head start on your new life as a Buccaneer. You will be able to, first and foremost, receive academic advising and register for your classes. Also, you will able to:
- Find out what we offer, what you need to get done this summer, and how to best prepare for enrollment at Barry University
- Speak with Housing & Residence Life and find out what to bring and what not to bring.
- Meet with Financial Aid so they can let you know what your package will be, what your bill will be, and how to make payments
- Get your student ID and choose a meal plan
- Register your vehicle
- Submit immunization records and learn about our Student Health Insurance plan
- Once you are registered for classes, you can buy or rent your books
New Student Orientation
New Student Orientation helps you understand what it means to become a Barry Buccaneer and “Live a Barry Life” before classes start. You will learn about university resources and get to know your way around campus. You will enjoy team-building activities, workshops, and information sessions all designed to enhance your experience at Barry. Before you know it, you will have all the information you need to Live a Barry Life.
**Please note that the below dates ARE REQUIRED for all new students with less than 30 credit hours
January 3rd – Move In & Check In Residential Students Only
(All New & Transfer Students residing on campus are required to move in between 10:00 am – 4:00 pm)
January 4th – Orientation Check In is 7:00-9:00 am. Please get checked in by 9:00 am, Orientation kicks off promptly at 9:30am with A Barry Welcome.
If you have NOT taken a placement test, been advised, or registered for classes you will be able to do so. If you have, be prepared to settle in and have extra time to set up your room!
Registration and advising will take place until 6:00pm. Beginning at 1:00pm, after lunch, you will get to know all the resources Barry has to offer.
January 5th – Start your Friday morning with breakfast in Roussell Dining Hall and then a full day of Orientation Activities.
January 6th – Start your first weekend at Barry University with Brunch at Roussell Dining Hall followed by some BU spirit activities and Buccaneers Basketball.
FOR MORE INFORMATION
Have questions about Barry 101 or New Student Orientation? Please contact us at 305.899.2944 or email@example.com and we’ll be happy to help!