ROAR New Student Orientation

Group of students smiling at camera. ROAR New Student Orientation.

Students starting in 2018

We welcome you to the VanCoug family and look forward to meeting you at ROAR!

Whether you are a freshman, Running Start student, transfer or international student, plan to attend ROAR New Student Orientation. Orientation is required for all new undergraduates.

Get prepared for the student experience and a successful transition to WSU Vancouver.

  • Hear from faculty, advisors and other campus leaders
  • Learn how to customize your education and open future career opportunities
  • Meet fellow new students and classmates
  • Tour campus to get an inside look at life at WSU Vancouver
  • Learn about exciting leadership and involvement opportunities

Starting spring 2018?

The spring orientation program will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 4 in the Firstenburg Student Commons.

Review your next steps

Starting summer or fall 2018?

Stay tuned! Summer and fall orientation details will be posted here mid-spring.


For answers, contact the ROAR team at 360-546-9118 or