New Student Orientation
Welcome to BGSU
New Student Orientation, in collaboration with the BGSU community, welcomes, supports, and empowers new students during their transition to University life at BGSU and beyond. By providing programs and coordinating strategic services that meet the diverse and individualized needs of incoming students, we support student success and persistence by offering educational opportunities that build community and facilitate personal growth and development within the Pillars of Success: Academic Success, Career Development, Leadership and Engagement, and Personal and Fiscal Responsibility.
Student Orientation, Advising, and Registration (SOAR)
Student Orientation, Advising, and Registration (SOAR) is a required one-day program held during the summer for all new, incoming students. SOAR serves as a personal introduction to the BGSU community and campus Read More
Held the weekend before classes begin in August, Opening Weekend is a required event for new students entering BGSU and serves as a comprehensive introduction to nearly everything BGSU has to offer. Read More