• 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

Fall Orientation 2019 Schedules

First Year Student Schedule

First Year Family Schedule

Transfer Student Schedule

Transfer Family Schedule

Parking Permits

Orientation Parking Permit 

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


2019 Fall Orientation

First Year Students
August 20 - 25, 2019

First Year Families 
August 20 & 21, 2019

Transfer Students
August 22 - 25, 2019

Transfer Families 
August 22, 2019