Spring 2014 Students
The on-campus orientation date for transfer and first time in college (FTIC) students starting in the spring is Friday, January 3. Check-in for students, parents and families is at 7:30 a.m. at the University Commons Conference Center, 2nd floor of Building 22. The program will start promptly at 8 a.m. Registration confirmation emails with detailed information will be sent 2 weeks prior to the on-campus orientation date.
Students attending the January 3 orientation session and living off campus in the spring will need to make hotel accommodations. Please visit our website at uwf.edu/orientation/planning/lodging for a listing of hotels and motels in the Pensacola area. Students attending the January 3 orientation session and living on campus in a residence hall in the spring are allowed to move into their room on Thursday, January 2 from 1-4 p.m.
Fall 2014 Students
Due to a transition in our system, we have a delay in the opening of our orientation registration for students starting in Fall 2014. We anticipate it to be ready mid-December. Continue to check here for updates. Thank you for your patience.
Policy for Orientation Fees, Cancellations & Refunds
All fees associated with orientation are non-refundable. This includes registration, meals, overnight housing for students, etc. Once you register for orientation, you will be prompted to pay orientation fees. They are not refundable, so be very certain before you make your reservations.
Please read through the entire site. You will gain a better understanding of the requirements and feel better prepared for orientation and the transition to UWF.
Student Transition Programs