• Students participating in a large group icebreaker, Playfair!
  • Students attending Opening Convocation
  • Wooden sculpture of Chapman's Window of Opportunity
  • orientation leaders on move-in day

Chapman Orientation

Welcome to Chapman University, Panthers!

» Undergraduate Student and Family Orientation

On behalf of Residence Life and First Year Experience, welcome to the Chapman Family. We are very excited for your arrival!

Our goal for both Fall and Spring Orientation is to help students and families get settled in and introduced to Chapman University while building lasting relationships in the process. 

Fall Orientation

Check out the video below to get a first look into this amazing week in August!


2018 Fall Orientation

First Year Students
August 21 - 26
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First Year Families 
August 21 & 22
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Transfer Students
August 23 - 26
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Transfer Families
August 23
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