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Orientation is an overnight experience required for all students. Take the next steps to becoming a Yellow Jacket and check out the orientation schedule.

Orientation for First-Year Students

Office of Student Life

(440) 826-2356, orientation@bw.edu

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Get Started at BW

First-year students are those incoming students who will be starting their first semester of college in the fall of 2022.

Orientation is an important first step in your BW experience! It offers helpful information about college life, as well as the opportunity to meet other first-year students, faculty and staff.

Orientation Session Dates

  • Friday, June 17 - Saturday, June 18
  • Wednesday, July 6 - Thursday, July 7
  • Monday, July 25 - Tuesday, July 26
  • Thursday, July 28 - Friday, July 29

Please check back in mid-February for additional details.