January FOCUS:

The January FOCUS program is one day in length for all new undergraduate students.The day begins with check-in.

Check-in times vary based on student type and who needs to complete placement assessments. International students check in at 8:30 a.m. Central Standard Time, followed by domestic students later in the morning. See the schedules below for more details. The day ends with dinner at 5 p.m.

International Undergraduate Student Schedule

Domestic Student Schedule

Parent/Guardian Schedule


June Schedules:

The June FOCUS program is one and a half days long for first-year students and parents; one day for transfer students. The links below show detailed schedules from June 2016. The schedules for 2017 will be similar and will be posted late spring semester.

First-Year Students

Transfer Students


Fall 2017 Move-in Day is Saturday, August 18!

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Stay tuned for
Welcome Week
August 2017!

Academic Calendar

Contact Us

Student Affairs
New Student Orientation
Harre Union, Suite 250
(+1) 219.464.5413
Linda Redelman
Administrative Assistant
Bonnie Dahlke Goebbert
Assistant Dean of Students
First-Year Students and Commuter Programs