• Playfair
  • convocation students
  • Student participate in Chapman's Pillars of Your Education
  • orientation assistants on move-in day

Chapman Orientation


Welcome to Chapman University, Panthers!

» New 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!


2017 Fall Orientation

First Year Students

August 22 - August 27 

First Year Families 

August 22 and 23

Transfer Students

August 24 - August 27

Transfer Families 

August 24