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First-Year Student Orientation

First-Year Student Orientation

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2020 Virtual Summer Orientation Dates

There is limited enrollment for each session based on first come, first served. To reserve your spot, sign-up. (Students must pay their enrollment deposit before signing up for orientation.)

Date Session
Friday, July 10 Session I: (open to all incoming students)
Monday, July 13 Session II: (open to all incoming students)
Wednesday, July 15 Session III: (open to all incoming students)
Friday, July 17 Session IV: (open to all incoming students)
Monday, July 20 Session V: (open to all incoming students)


For all orientation sessions, students will be emailed details for their virtual orientation session approximately two weeks prior to their date.

Through our orientation program you will:

  • Learn about campus resources.
  • Learn about academic and campus policies.
  • Learn about accessing your class schedule
  • Meet other new students.
  • Have fun!

Orientation Fees

All full- and part-time, new and transfer students will be assessed a mandatory one-time orientation fee on their student bills (online students are excluded).

These fees support:

  • Orientation session staffing and activities
  • Registration materials
  • August welcome week
  • New student programming

Refund Policy

If the student is no longer intending to enroll at Alfred State, the additional participation fees shall be refunded if both of the following steps are completed:

  1. Written request for refund of orientation payments is postmarked on or before June 1 and sent to the Admissions Office, Alfred State, 10 Upper College Drive, Alfred, NY 14802, and
  2. The request must come directly from the student.

Contact Us

Office of Student Engagement
Student Leadership Center, Suite 204
10 Upper College Drive
Alfred, NY 14802
Phone: 607-587-3114 OR

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