Spring Orientation

Welcome to Puget Sound
We are delighted that you are joining the academic community at Puget Sound this spring. We congratulate you again on your admission and hope you find the information on this webpage useful! If you have any questions about your arrival on campus or our Spring Orientation day please contact Marta Cady in the Student Development House at 253.879.3317 or by email at martacady@pugetsound.edu.

Spring Orientation Schedule 2019

Friday, January 18, 2019

New Student Orientation begins on Friday, January 18, 2019 at Noon in the Murray Boardroom which is located in the Wheelock Student Center.

We would like to invite you to come to lunch and meet each other as well as important members of our Puget Sound community. While you are on-campus for the lunch we will provide a campus tour, connect you with our Advising and Registrar's office, our Dining and Conference Services office and many other services. We hope that you will join us! 

During Orientation, you will have the opportunity to participate in an Immersive Experience. You will engage in a variety of activities with other incoming students on Saturday, Sunday, and Monday. These small group activities will be led by current Puget Sound students who are excited to explore the Pacific Northwest with you! The two options are below. Please watch your Puget Sound email for an invitation to register for Spring Orientation. 

 
Experience the Pacific Northwest: Snow Style

Saturday: Snowshoeing

Sunday: Experience MoPoP (The Museum of Pop Culture)

Monday: Community Service Project and exploration of Tacoma

Experience the Pacific Northwest: Urban Style

Saturday: Experience MoPoP (The Museum of Pop Culture)

Sunday: Day Hiking in Urban Nature

Monday: Community Service Project and exploration of Tacoma