Schedule of Events

We have a full calendar of Orientation activities planned for you. You’ll get acclimated to campus, meet your fellow Warriors and have some fun - all from the comfort of your home. 

Reference the calendar below to guide you through the day’s virtual sessions. Make sure you check your Merrimack email for a message about your group from your Orientation Leader, including links on how to access the virtual events. 

If you have any questions, contact your Orientation Leader or email orientation@merrimack.edu.

June 29, 2021 Schedule
Time Event Details
8:30- 9:30 a.m.
Major Changes

Academic Success Center and Admissions Staff will be available for major changes.

9:30-10 a.m.
Welcome

Orientation kicks off with a live session welcome from College leadership and our Orientation Leader staff! Become immersed in the Merrimack culture and community and learn why every day is a great day to be a Warrior!

10-11 a.m.
What does it mean to be a Warrior?

This session will assist you in exploring who you are and the Merrimack College
community you will be joining.

11 a.m.-noon
Wellness Session

This session will have you look at all of the ways wellness impacts you and start the conversation on how you can care for yourself now and when you arrive at Merrimack.

12:30-1:30 p.m.
Group Time with Orientation Leaders

You will join your Orientation Leaders in live small groups and have the opportunity to meet fellow classmates and become better acquainted with Merrimack.

1:30-2:30 p.m.
Residence Life Session

Resident students will learn more about the benefits of the Merrimack College residential experience via a live session with members of the Residence Life Staff.

Commuter Session

Commuter students will learn the ins and outs of being a commuter via a live session with commuter student support staff and fellow commuters.

2:30-3:30 p.m.

Academic Success Center

Learn how to read an academic schedule, understand how advising works at Merrimack and get prepared for a successful fall semester.

Faculty Staff Meet and Greet

Opportunity to meet with faculty within your school and understand more of what is like to be your major at Merrimack.

3:30-4:15 p.m.

 

4:15- 5:00 p.m.

Group Time with Orientation Leaders

Students will join their Orientation Leaders in live small groups and have the opportunity to meet fellow classmates and become better acquainted with Merrimack.

Engagement Fair

Various campus offices will be available to answer questions and connect students and families to key engagement opportunities when they return in the fall.

Academic Resource Fair

This would include opportunities to meet with members of the Academic Success Center for schedule changes.