First Year Class Calendar

Your first year is a time of transition — exploring your MoHome, trying out new ideas and interests, diving into academics, meeting and making new friends, and so much more. This page is a curated way for you to find events, programs, and offerings that are targeted to your experience as a first year student at Mount Holyoke.

Upcoming Events

Say Boo! To The Flu

Stop by our table to make a care package and learn how to stay healthy this flu season. A "Be Well Break" program, brought to you by the Office of Student...

Mid-Semester Academic Check In

Congratulations! You are nearly halfway through the fall semester. This event is an opportunity for new pre-health students to gather for a check in about...

Initial Professional Resume (Virtual Workshop)

Calling all first-years and sophomores! Please join us in this stress-free 30-minute virtual workshop to discuss how to turn your high school resume into...

"Hocus Pocus" Showing

Watch the classic Halloween movie "Hocus Pocus" while eating free candy!

Top of Gate for Generic Use

Advisors are available to help students select courses for the upcoming semester

Careers in Public Service

Careers in Public Service for 1st and 2nd Year Students’ is an exciting and popular annual Weissman Center event that is scheduled for November 5th (Friday)...

11/5 11:30am
Virtual Event
Games In The Great Room: Board Game Night

Compete against your friends in a fierce card game match, bankrupt them in Monopoly, or go head-to-head in a Mario Cart race. Game night has something for...

Craternoon: Origami

Celebrate National Origami Day by practicing your Origami skills. Supplies and instructions are provided. A "Be Well Break" program, brought to you by the...

Initial Professional Resume (Virtual Workshop)

Calling all first-years and sophomores! Please join us in this stress-free 30-minute virtual workshop to discuss how to turn your high school resume into...

First Year First Summer Workshop-Tackling Your To Do List

Calling all first year students! Please join the CDC to discuss ideas on what you could do with your first summer. This is a casual and stress-free evening...

Crafternoon: Magazine Gift Bags & Envelopes

Upcycle some magazines into gift bags and envelopes in time for the holidays! All materials will be provided. A "Be Well Break" program, brought to you by...

National Take A Hike Day & DIY Trail Mix

Make your own trail mix and learn about the local hiking spots with information provided by the Mount Holyoke Outing Club. A "Be Well Break" program, brought...

Initial Professional Resume (Virtual Workshop)

Calling all first-years and sophomores! Please join us in this stress-free 30-minute virtual workshop to discuss how to turn your high school resume into...

Crafternoon: LEGO Free Play

Grab some LEGOs and unleash your creativity! A "Be Well Break" program, brought to you by the Office of Student Involvement.

Games In The Great Room: Open Mic Night

Take the stage to showcase your talents during the open mic night! No pre-registration required, sign-up for a time slot when you arrive. A "Be Well Break"...

Pre-Orientation for New International Students

All new international students are required to attend. Pre-Orientation concludes with dinner on Wednesday, when Orientation begins.

Cheer!

Orientation will begin after dinner on Wednesday.