First-Year Student Orientation Dates

This information applies only to students attending Boca Campus. Each session has limited space available, and is filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Orientation reservations are NOT confirmed until the orientation fee payment has been submitted. Orientation session dates close automatically once they reach full capacity. Reservations close within two (2) business days of a session. Please do not make any travel arrangements until you have completed your reservation, submitted your orientation fee, and have received a confirmation email to your FAU email account. Not all Orientation session dates are available to all students. The reservation form will be available on or before February 5, 2018. An on-campus overnight stay is mandatory for students participating in First-Year Student Orientation taking place May through July. On-campus overnight accommodations are not provided any parents or guests.


Students entering in the Summer 2018 Semester

Session Dates Session Days Special Notes
May 22-23, 2018 Tuesday/Wednesday  
May 29-30, 2018 Tuesday/Wednesday *Includes Direct Admit Nursing Students
June 1-2, 2018 Friday/Saturday  
June 6-7, 2018 Wednesday/Thursday  
June 11-12, 2018 Monday/Tuesday *Includes Direct Admit Nursing and Music Students
June 14-15, 2018 Thursday/Friday *Includes Direct Admit Nursing Students
June 21-22, 2018 Thursday/Friday  

Students entering in the Fall 2018 Semester

Session Dates Session Days Special Notes
May 22-23, 2018 Tuesday/Wednesday  
May 29-30, 2018 Tuesday/Wednesday *Includes Direct Admit Nursing Students
June 1-2, 2018 Friday/Saturday  
June 6-7, 2018 Wednesday/Thursday  
June 11-12, 2018 Monday/Tuesday *Includes Direct Admit Nursing and Music Students
June 14-15, 2018 Thursday/?Friday *Includes Direct Admit Nursing Students
June 28-29, 2018 Thursday/Friday  
July 16-17, 2018 Monday/Tuesday *Includes Direct Admit Nursing Students
July 19-20, 2018 Thursday/Friday Early Start Program
July 24-25, 2018 Tuesday/Wednesday *Includes Direct Admit Nursing and Pre-Architecture Students
July 27-28, 2018 Friday/Saturday  
August 16-17, 2018 Thursday/Friday

*Includes Direct Admit Nursing Students

Suggested for Out of State Students

 Last Modified 5/29/18