ROAR New Student Orientation
All new undergraduate students (freshmen, running start, and transfers) are required to attend the ROAR New Student Orientation program. ROAR (Registration, Orientation, Advising, & Resources) is an interactive program designed to prepare you for the student experience and a successful transition to WSU Vancouver. We welcome you to the Cougar family and look forward to meeting you at ROAR!
Spring 2014 starting students
ROAR Orientation: January 9, 2014
All incoming Freshmen, Running Start, Transfer and International students are required to attend ROAR New Student Orientation. Spring Semester ROAR is scheduled for Thursday, January 9, 2014, from 3:45 – 6 p.m.
International Student Check-in
International students participate in the mandatory ROAR New Student Orientation program as well as attend a mandatory International Student Check-in program prior to having their record registered for the spring semester.
|International Student Check-in|
|January 9, 2014||2 p.m.||VSSC 101|
Contact Kim Hiatt at email@example.com or 360-546-9563 with questions and to RSVP.
Summer & fall 2014 starting students
Freshmen, Running Start, Transfer and International students: please check back mid spring 2014 for information about the summer/fall start 2014 ROAR New Student Orientation programs.
At ROAR you can expect to:
- Meet with faculty, advisors and other campus leaders
- Learn how you can customize your education and open up future career opportunities
- Meet fellow new students and classmates
- Tour campus and attend workshops to get an inside look at life at your world-class university
- Learn about exciting leadership and involvement opportunities
Graduate Students and Non-degree Seeking Students
Graduate students and non-degree seeking students are not required to participate in ROAR. Contact your individual department if you have questions about advising. Some departments offer an orientation for new students; inquire with your department.
Call the Student Resource Center at 360-546-9155 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.