FOCUS New Student Orientation assists new students in their transition to life at Valpo. FOCUS is required of all new students and is highly recommended for parents/guardians of first-year students.
Meet new classmates, learn about the tools and resources you will use on a daily basis, register for classes, learn about the Valpo campus, and more.
Connect with your classmates on Facebook
For Parents/Guardians and Other Supporters
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January 2018 FOCUS Schedules:
June 2017 FOCUS Schedules (2018 will be similar):
August 2017 FOCUS Schedules (2018 will be similar):
January 8 - closes Jan. 3
This session is only for students starting at Valpo in January 2018. If you are starting in August 2018, please come back after Feb. 1 to sign up for June FOCUS.
Registration opens Feb. 1
June 25-26 - closes June 19
August 17* - closes Aug. 10
*For students whose home is 500+ miles from Valpo
Complete math, foreign language, and chemistry placement online before FOCUS. Students may do this anytime between now and January 2. See the Placement Assessments page for more information and links to do your assessments.