January Orientation - Relocation Students

The Office of Orientation and Transition Programs is eager to welcome students who are relocating to the Oxford campus from one of Miami's regional campuses.  To help you become acquainted with your new community, we invite you to January Relocation Orientation on Tuesday, January 23, from 12:30-4pm on the Oxford campus, in Kreger Hall, Room 319.  This program is designed specifically for relocation students and guests; there is no cost to attend.

Click here to register for Relocation Orientation

The deadline to register is Monday, January 22, at 8am.  If you would like to register after the deadline, please call the Office of Orientation and Transition Programs at 513-529-9771.  Walk-ins are also welcome, but we prefer that you register if possible.

At relocation orientation, you will:

  • Meet other new relocation students
  • Take a campus tour, and identify the buildings where your classes will be held
  • Discover campus resources for academic and co-curricular success
  • Learn about resources that will help you navigate and do business on campus, such as parking and bill payment
  • Talk with Oxford staff about any questions you have

Schedule:

  • 12-12:35pm: Welcome, student connections & family-specific resources
  • 1-1:35pm: Parking, transportation, housing, campus dining, student IDs
  • 1:35-2pm: Campus resources
  • 2-2:35pm: Community Expectations and Campus Safety
  • 2:35-3:35pm: Campus tour - find the location of your spring semester classes, as well as important campus resources such as King Library, the Rec Center, and the Student Health Service.  
  • 3:35-3:55pm: Campus tour concludes at the One Stop (resource for financial aid, bill payment, registration records)
  • after 3:55pm: additional questions & wrap-up, time to visit university offices

Childcare will not be provided, but students who have children are welcome to bring them along; each student may bring up to two family members or guests.  If you would like to eat before or after the program, the Armstrong Student Center, with several dining options, is next door to Kreger Hall, where relocation orientation will be held.

There is no fee for relocation orientation, though you should bring money for dinner if you wish to eat on campus after the program (dining locations at the Armstrong Student Center accept cash or credit).  If you have additional questions please contact the Office of Orientation and Transition Programs at 513-529-9771 or email orientation@miamioh.edu.