New Student Orientation

Your Journey begins here! Welcome to Westchester Community College. We’re excited to have you join our diverse, academically challenging, and student centered campus community. With that being said, we understand the transition may be new and partially difficult and so that is why were offer NEW/TRANSFER Student Orientation.

Orientation is a full day experience filled with games and activities combined with NEED TO KNOW services, recourses, and events on campus.  Additionally, you’ll take a campus tour both in and outside of the classroom, meet faculty and administrative staff all the while mixing and mingling with new WCC students like you.

Invitations to orientation are sent to you via the mailing address and e-mail address you submitted on your application for admissions. We offer three Orientation dates and it is up to you pick which one best suits your schedule.

Orientation FAQs

How long is New/Transfer Student Orientation?
The program runs from 8:30am-3pm

Can I bring guest, parents or children?
No. During orientation it’s a time for you to mingle with your fellow peers. Parents/Family members will be invited to a separate orientation.

How do I get to Valhalla Campus?
Directions can be found here

Who do I call for more information?
Office of Student Involvement 914-606-6731