Chatham University

New & Transfer Student Orientation

August 23 – 26

New Student Resident Move-In Wednesday, August 22
New & Transfer Student Orientation is a crucial step in getting to know Chatham University and all of its rich resources. It will help you and your student learn more about Chatham, how to navigate campus services, realize the importance of fully engaging inside and outside the classroom, meet new people, and much more. Prior to registering for New & Transfer Student Orientation, it is important that:

  • Your student completes all steps on the orientation main page. It contains important links to your Student Health forms, important updates and contact information from Student Accounts, Residence Life, Financial Aid, and others.
  • Make sure your student completes all paperwork and note important dates before registering.
  • Your student completes the Quizzes at the end.
  • Please note, New Resident Move In will be on Wednesday, August 22. This will give all new students living on campus a chance to get settled before starting the orientation activities.

Click here to access the main New & Transfer Student Orientation Page.

If you have any questions regarding Orientation the Office of Student Activities is there for you! They can be reached at 412-365-1281 or you can email