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

Valpo Parents Group University Parent

 

January 2018 FOCUS Schedules:

Student Schedule

Parent/Guest Schedule

 

June 2017 FOCUS Schedules (2018 will be similar):

First-Year Student Schedule

Transfer Student Schedule

Parent/Guest Schedule

 

August 2017 FOCUS Schedules (2018 will be similar):

First-Year Student Schedule

Transfer Student Schedule

Parent/Guest Schedule

 

 

More Information:

Register for FOCUS

Placement Assessments

Overnight Stay, Meals, and Special Needs

Schedule

Resources, Fees, and FAQs

Welcome Week

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FOCUS Dates

January 2018

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.
Register Here

 

Summer 2018

Registration opens Feb. 1

June 11-12
June 14-15
June 18-19
June 21-22
June 25-26 - closes June 19
August 17* - closes Aug. 10

*For students whose home is 500+ miles from Valpo


Contact Us

first.year@valpo.edu
(+1) 219.464.5413

Follow FOCUS

@off2valpo
#GOVALPO


Reminder

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.