New Student Programs and Orientation

Orientation Schedule

students in classroom

We are excited that you have decided to make Scripps College your home away from home.  New Student Programs and Orientation (NSPO) is designed to prepare you for your Scripps journey, acclimating you to campus resources, creating opportunities for engagement and building a greater sense of connectedness to one another and the greater Scripps community.

TIME EVENT/SESSION
7:00AM MOVE-IN-DAY
11:30AM LUNCH
1:30PM NSPO STUDENT & FAMILY WELCOME
2:30PM CLASS CONNECTIONS
5:00PM FAMILY GOODBYES
5:30PM WELCOME DINNER
8:00PM RESIDENTIAL COMMUNITY MEETINGS
9:00PM CLASS CONNECTIONS

TIME EVENT/SESSION
8:30AM BREAKFAST
9:30AM CLASS CONNECTIONS
10:30AM ACADEMIC OPEN HOUSE
11:30PM FACULTY/STUDENT LUNCH
1:00PM
  • GENERAL ACADEMIC ADVISING
  • CORE I
  • 2:30PM
  • PRE-HEALTH ADVISING
  • SUCCESS IN SCIENCES
  • 5:00PM DINNER
    6:30PM COMMUNITY EXPECTATIONS
    9:00PM CLASS CONNECTIONS

    TIME EVENT/SESSION
    8:00AM BREAKFAST
    8:30AM PLACEMENT EXAMS
    9:00AM CLASS CONNECTIONS
    12:00PM LUNCH
    2:00PM ACADEMIC ADVISING
    5:00PM DINNER
    7:00PM CLASS CONNECTIONS
    9:00PM 5C COMMUNITY EVENT

    TIME EVENT/SESSION
    7:30AM BREAKFAST
    9:00AM SOAR EXCURSIONS
    6:00PM DINNER
    9:00PM 5C COMMUNITY EVENT

    TIME EVENT/SESSION
    8:00AM COURSE REGISTRATION
    10:30AM BRUNCH
    1:00PM CLASS CONNECTIONS
    5:00PM DINNER
    6:30PM COMMUNITY EXPECTATIONS
    9:00PM 5C COMMUNITY EVENT

    TIME EVENT/SESSION
    8:00AM BREAKFAST
    10:00AM COMMUNITY EXPECTATIONS
    12:00PM LUNCH
    1:30PM COMMUNITY EXPECTATIONS
    5:30PM MATRICULATION & DINNER DANCE
    8:00PM 5C COMMUNITY EVENT