New Student Orientation

Welcome, Class of 2025!

As orientation events are planned, they will be added here. Please know that orientation events, and their details, are accurate at the time of posting but details may change in the lead up to orientation. You should make sure to connect with your Orientation Leader during orientation if you have any questions.

Fearless First Resource and Community Center Open Hours

Mon, May 23, 2022 5pm to 7pm

This resource center is for students who self-identify as first generation (first to go to a four year college in the United States) and/ or low-income, or any student who is in need due to lack of...

free

Fearless First Resource and Community Center Open Hours

Mon, May 30, 2022 5pm to 7pm

This resource center is for students who self-identify as first generation (first to go to a four year college in the United States) and/ or low-income, or any student who is in need due to lack of...

free

Arrival and Move-in for New International Students

Tue, Aug 30, 2022

On Tuesday, August 30 a shuttle from Bradley International Airport to Mount Holyoke College will be provided for new international students. On both days, new international students will be met by...

Pre-Orientation for New International Students

Wed, Aug 31, 2022

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

Arrival and Move-in for New Domestic Students

Fri, Sep 2, 2022

Sign-ups for move-in times will be made available to all students by mid-July. More details will be sent to your MHC email address. Orientation begins after dinner.

Convocation

Tue, Sep 6, 2022 11:30am

Convocation kicks off the new academic year — and kicks class spirit into high gear. See the convocation page to learn more about this annual tradition.

Richard Glenn Gettell Amphitheater

Pre-Orientation for New International Students

Tue, Jan 17, 2023

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