: 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

Fall 2015 Arrivial Details

To Be Posted: July 1, 2015


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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Fredonia offers many 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 Information (Residence Life, Student Activities, Career Development, Financial Aid, Student Accounts (billing), Vehicle Registration, Health Center, and Counseling Center)
  • Connecting with other new students



This link will take you to Your Connection. Students will need to log in to Your Connection with their Fredonia ID Number (FNumber) and Pin Number (6 digit birthday for first time users).  Once logged in, please complete the "Summer Orientation" form found under the "Student" tab.

Online registration runs from April 15, 2015 until three days before each session takes place, while space is available.  (There are a limited number of spaces available per session.  Sessions will close out.) 

Summer 2015 New Student Orientation Program Offerings:
Transfer Student Program 

  • Monday, June 29  (Session #1)
    Session runs from 9:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. (Check in at 8:00 a.m.)

First-Year Student Programs

  • Wednesday, July 1 - Thursday, July 2  (Session #2)
  • Monday, July 6- Tuesday, July 7  (Session #3)
  • Thursday, July 9 - Friday, July 10  (Session #4)
  • Monday, July 13- Tuesday, July 14  (Session #5)
  • Thursday, July 16  - Friday, July 17  (Session #6)

    All sessions begin at 9:00 a.m. on Day One and will end at 4:00 p.m. on Day Two.  (Check in begins at 8:00 a.m.)

    Also an optional Parent Program is offered during each first-year program as well.  Click here for additional details about the cost and content of the program.

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
Parent Orientation
Quick Guide and Registration Instructions


Please contact Erin Mroczka, Director of First-Year and Transition Programs at or (716) 673-3271 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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