New Student Orientation gives you the opportunity to get ahead start with your new life as a Buccaneer! Allowing you to be advised, register for classes early, get your student ID, talk with Financial Aid, and submit your health records! In the evening time students will have the opportunity to meet new classmates and get acquainted with Barry University before the busy spring semester starts! During New Student Orientation there is no on-campus accommodations the night prior. (Please click here for more travel information!).New Student Orientation will introduce you to life at Barry. You and your family will meet faculty and staff, and learn first-hand what you can expect from your studies at Barry University.
**Please note that the below dates ARE REQUIRED for all new students with less than 30 credit hours
August 16th – Move In
(All New Student residing on campus are required to move in between 10:00am – 4:00pm)
August 17th – 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 for fun activities and extra time to set up your room!
August 18th – Registration and advising will take place until 12:00pm. Beginning at 1:00pm, after lunch, you will get to know all the resource Barry has to offer and most importantly meet the class of 2021!
August 19th – Start your Saturday morning with breakfast in Roussell Dining Hall and then some Team Building Activities with the Class of 2021 as we kick off Weeks of Welcome and you get your official class shirt!
August 20th – New Student Investiture is the official welcoming ceremony for new students to Barry University