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Fall Orientation

Fall Orientation will begin on Thursday, August 25th, 2022.

Click HERE to see a sample Fall Orientation schedule from 2021.

Fall Orientation is required for ALL new students (resident and commuter) entering PC in the fall semester, in addition to the First Day in Friartown program and online Orientation components.

Students must attend events that occur between Thursday, August 25th-Monday, August 29th. Additional optional programming will continue through Monday, September 5th.

During Fall Orientation, new students will participate in:

  • ​A Mass of Welcome for new students and their families
  • Workshops focused on co-curricular life, campus resources, academics, transition issues, and community values
  • Orientation Group discussions led by the Fall Orientation Staff​ and Resident Assistants
  • Residence hall, transfer, commuter, and major-specific programming
  • A variety of fun social activities

New students should watch their PC email and this website as the summer progresses, for updated information.