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Welcome to The College of Wooster’s New Student Orientation 2021!

We are so excited for you to join your new community! Your Wooster journey began with Summer ARCH and continues with New Student Orientation.

Get started with these introductory videos!

Welcome Class of 2025!

Financial Aid

Business Office


Check out the full Student Orientation Playlist

To make your transition to college life as smooth as possible, here are the essentials you need to prepare for your first year at Wooster. If you are a…

US Student

You are required to:

International Student or Global Nomad
Transfer Student

You are required to:

Important Dates

New Student EventsDate 2021
ARCH 1Sunday/Monday June 13 and 14
ARCH 2Wednesday/Thursday June 16 and 17
ARCH 3Monday/Tuesday June 21 and 22
ARCH 4Thursday/Friday June 24 and 25
ARCH 5Monday/Tuesday August 2 and 3
If you were unable to attend one of the June ARCH sessions,
please sign up via this link or contact ARCH prior to July 15th.
Wooster International Immersion Seminar (WIIS)
*This event is for international students who have applied to WIIS
Monday, August 2 - Tuesday August 17
Expected Arrival: Friday, July 30
International Student Orientation (ISO)Thursday, August 19 - Saturday, August 21
Expected Arrival: Wednesday, August 18 (evening) through Thursday, August 19 (morning)
New Student OrientationSunday, August 22 - Tuesday, August 24
Expected Arrival: Move In Sunday, August 22
First Day of Fall SemesterWednesday, August 25

Your arrival date may be different than the above if you are participating in a Fall varsity sport or band. You will hear directly from your coach or director.

Check out the New Student Orientation Schedule.

Be sure to continue checking your Wooster email for additional important information.