: Orientation

for First-Year & Transfer Students
Orientation, Advising & Registration


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The Office of First-Year and Transition Programs can help!
Contact Erin at or
(716) 673-3271

Orientation & Arrivial Details

Arrival Information for New Students attending Spring 2015 Orientation

Spring New Student Checklist

Pre-Orientation Activities

Spring 2015 Welcome Week Events


Pay your deposit
Please note: Once you make your deposit it will take 24 hours before the Your Connection link will be ready

RSVP to attend New Student Orientation
New students will be able to register for a summer orientation session through the Your Connection link starting April 15, 2015.

Log into Your Connection
Find your e-services log-in information  in Your Connection so you can access your Fredonia email and
Complete the Course Survey information.

STEP #4  
Complete your Health Information for Incoming Students
This must be done before you can go to classes!

Residence Life Information
Complete your housing application if you plan on living on campus.
Roommate matching takes place May 1- June 26, 2015


University Payment and Charges

FERPA - Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974


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Welcome to Fredonia!


Fredonia offers multiple New Student Orientation, Advising, and Registration programs for first-year students and transfers. 

Program highlights include:

  • Academic Advising and Registration
  • FREDCard Processing (Photo ID and Meal Plan)
  • Campus Resource Fair (includes representatives from Student Activities, Career Development, Financial Aid, Parking, Health and Counseling Center, and many more)
  • Vehicle Registration
  • Connecting with other new students



Summer 2015 New Student Orientation Program Offerings:

Transfer Student Program

  • Monday, June 29

First-Year Student Programs

  • Wednesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 2
  • Monday, July 6- Tuesday, July 7
  • Thursday, July 9 - Friday, July 10
  • Monday, July 13- Tuesday, July 14
  • Thursday, July 16  - Friday, July 17

Please be aware there will be a one-time, non-refundable orientation fee charged to all new students (first-year or transfer).  This fee is reflected on the semester bill.  Students are assessed this fee even if they do not to attend orientation in person. Students must pre-register for orientation starting April 15, 2015 through the Your Connection link.  Each session is limited to approximately 200 students.

FAQ Page Links
First-Year Orientation
Transfer Orientation

Please contact with any questions you may have.



  • A New Student Checklist is now available online at the First Year and Transition Programs (FYT) web page.  Newly accepted students are encouraged to take a look at this ASAP!


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