Roosevelt University in Chicago, Schaumburg and Online - Logo

New Student Orientation and New Student Programs

RU new to Roosevelt? If so, you've come to the right place!  The Center for Student Involvement at the Chicago Campus is responsible for coordinating the university’s new student programs for new Chicago undergraduate students.  Programs include New Student Orientation, Transfer Student Orientation, Laker Days, Weeks of Welcome and the First Year Seminar (ACP 101) course. 

Spring 2015 Transfer and New Student Orientation - Chicago Campus

For all incoming first-year and transfer students:

Friday, January 9, 2015
  • Check-in begins at 8:30am in our Auditorium Building (430 S. Michigan Ave.)
  • The program begins at 9:00am and ends at 5:00pm.
  • This is a one-day program required for all new incoming first-year and transfer students.
  • All students must sign up for orientation.
  • Orientation is for students only; please do not bring guests on January 9.
  • Please make sure you have registered for classes prior to attending orientation.

Eventbrite - New Student Orientation: January 9, 2015 (Chicago Campus)

We can't wait to welcome you to the Roosevelt community!

Please make sure you've already attended Starting Out At Roosevelt (SOAR) and registered for classes prior to attending New Student Orientation!

OK Join the Class of 2018 on Facebook!

OK Follow the Center for Student Involvement on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram, and join the conversation by using #beginRU

Questions and Additional Information

Chicago Campus Undergraduate Orientation

Contact the Center for Student Involvement at 312-341-2015 or email

Undergraduate Schaumburg Campus students

Contact the Center for Campus Life at 847-619-7940 for orientation information.

Graduate students

Contact the Office of Admission at 877-APPLYRU for orientation information.