FOCUS – New-Student Orientation

FOCUS New Student Orientation assists new Crusaders in their transition to life at Valpo. FOCUS is required of all new students
and is recommended for parents/guardians of first-year students.

Meet new classmates, take placement exams, register for classes,
learn about the Valpo campus, and more.


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Summer 2015 FOCUS Schedules:

First-Year Students 

Transfer Students



Summer 2015
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Sessions have limited capacity. When a session fills, it is no longer available for additional participants.

June 8-9 - full; closed
June 12-13 - full; closed
June 15-16 - full; closed
June 19-20 - open
June 23-24 - open

August 21 - For students whose home is 500+ miles from Valpo; registration opens June 24

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Foreign language and chemistry placement exams should be completed online before you attend FOCUS.

See the Placement Exams page for more information.