Your First Year

First Year Programs & Orientation

Class of 2021 - Important Dates

May
1 - Summer Advising registration opens

June
1 - Pre-Orientation registration opens
9 - Deadline for Summer Advising registration
9 - Math Placement Exam due
9 - Language Placement Exam due
14 - Financial Responsibility Form due
19, 21, 23 - Summer Advising
28 - Last day to register for Pre-Orientation

July
6 - Pre-Orientation placements sent to students who are participating
7 - Bills posted on WebAdvisor
15 - Health forms due
17 - Think About it Part I opens
20 - Deadline to accept Pre-Orientation placement

August
7 - Tuition and fee payment due
18 - Fall athlete move-in: women’s soccer, men’s soccer, volleyball
18 - Focus2 Due
19 - Pre-Orientation participants move-in day
20 - Fall athlete move-in: field hockey
20-23 - Pre-Orientation programs
23 - General first-year move-in day
23-26 - First-year Orientation Program
27 - All-Campus Picnic
28 - First Day of Classes

September
17 - Think About It Part I due
22- Think About it Part II opens
22-24 Fall Family Weekend

October
12-13 Fall Break
27-29 Downrigging Weekend (Chestertown event)

November
8 - Fall Advising Day
22- Think About it Part II due
22-24 Thanksgiving Break

December
8 - Fall Reading Day (No Classes)
11-15 Final Exams
16 - Start of Winter Break
25-Jan 1 - College Closed

January
2 - Spring Tuition and fee payment due
22- Think About it Part III opens
22 - First Day of Spring Semester

February
23 - George Washington Birthday Convocation
24 - Birthday Ball

March
17 - War on the Shore (@ Salisbury)
22 - 22- Think About it Part III due

April
4 - Spring Advising Day

May
4 - Spring Reading Day (No Classes)
4 - Shorefest 
7-11 Final Exams
12 - Start of Summer Break