Confirm Enrollment

All new admitted domestic students, who plan to attend Valpo this upcoming semester, should confirm their intent to enroll into graduate studies. If you have not alropens in a new windoweady submitted the confirmation form, please complete the steps so we can plan accordingly for orientation.

 Confirm Enrollment

Mandatory Orientation

Your attendance at the New Graduate Student Orientation is critical to your academic success and connection to University resources.  

May 2020 Orientation:

Summer Orientation will be online. Invitations will be sent to admitted students via email.
Date: Monday, May 18, 2020
Time: 5:00-6:30 pm

Orientation Schedule:
5:00-5:15 pm Message of Welcome
5:15-5:45 pm Introduction to VU Services
5:45-6:15 pm Graduate Academic Policies & Student Services
6:15-6:30 pm Final Q&A

Fall 2020 Orientation:

(If you are beginning in a future semester, orientation information will be updated closer to the start of the semester. Please check back soon!)

Date: TBA
Time: TDA
Location: TBA

Maps & Directions

Orientation Topics

  • Welcome from Graduate School Dean and staff
  • Overview of academic and student services
  • Academic policies
  • Introduction to important resources on campus:
    • Health Center
    • Parking and transportation
    • Student ID (OneCard)
    • Information technology
  • Academic advising
  • Dinner

First Semester Registration 

Your advisor’s contact information was provided within your admission letter. Please contact your advisor now to begin the registration process. If you have not already registered prior to Orientation, you will have the opportunity to complete this step with your program director at Orientation.



Contact Stephanie Kinkade, Assistant Director of Student Services, at or 219.464.5313.