Florham Campus Orientation 2017

This is an exciting time to become a member of the Fairleigh Dickinson University, Florham Campus community. We look forward to welcoming you during one of five overnight orientation sessions this summer.

Florham Orientation Leaders 2017

Summer 2017 Orientation Dates:

  • June 28 to 29
  • July 10 to 11
  • July 12 to 13
  • July 17 to 18
  • August 24 to 25

Orientation will allow you to experience what it means to be a Florham Campus student, both in and out of the classroom. Throughout the two-day program you will meet new and current FDU students, and develop friendships that will last throughout your college career. You will also meet the Orientation Team who are current students here to assist you during your orientation, welcome week, and throughout the fall semester.

What to expect

Check-in starts at 9 AM in front of the Student Center.

Students can expect: 

  • Information on university and academic resources
  • Opportunities to speak with faculty and staff
  • Information on how to get involved on campus
  • Opportunities to meet the Class of 2021
  • Information on what is means to be an FDU Devil
  • Amazing late night activities including:
    • Dodgeball
    • Wallyball
    • Mario Kart 
    • Giant Jenga 
    • Inflatable Obstacle Course 
    • Karaoke 
    • and much more!

New Student Orientation is expected to end around 2:00 PM on Day Two.

Inflatable Obstacle Course Slide
Mens basketball
Women's Basketball

FDU Orientations

Florham Campus, Traditional First Year Student 

For information about orientation sessions at the Florham Campus, please call the Office of Campus Life at 973-443-8582.

Education Opportunity Fund (EOF Program)

First-year students who are participating in the EOF Program are required to attend a month-long pre-college residency program. For more information please contact the EOF Office at 973-443-8566.

International Students

For information about international student orientation sessions, please see International Student Services pages.

Metropolitan Campus Freshmen

Looking for orientation information for the Teaneck and Hackensack campus? Visit FDU Metropolitan Campus New Student Orientation or call Dean of Students office at (201)-692-2190.