Campus Life at Merrimack


Get Ready for Merrimack!

We are excited to welcome you to Merrimack!  Our Orientation program is for all new first year and transfer students and a major step in getting ready for Merrimack.

Orientation Leader holding a sign leading students across the grass.

2023 New Student Orientation

All new students (residents and commuters) are required to participate in two Orientation sessions: one in June and the Fall Orientation session which begins with move-in day in August through the first day of classes.  

The June Orientation sessions will be offered in two formats: single day and overnight sessions.  The program dates are as follows:

Single Day Sessions: June 12, 13 and 20

Overnight Session: June 14-15 and June 21-22

Students will be able to sign up for Orientation sessions once they deposit.

2023 January New Student Orientation

All new students (residents and commuters) were required to participate in January Orientation which began with move-in day in January through the first day of classes.  Students can find the presentations from the January Orientation program on the new student Canvas site.

Directory of Departments

We’ve compiled a campus directory with contact information for each of the important departments you need to know about as a new Merrimack student and family.  

Contact Us

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