Make your online reservation to attend Summer Orientation now. Reservations are accepted on a first come, first served basis for all admitted first-year students entering UND in Fall 2014.
A non-refundable fee will be charged to help cover the cost of programming materials and food:
- New UND Student = $80.00
- Parent/Guest = $25.00 (Please limit to two guests if possible)
- There is no programming available for young children.
In preparation of making your online reservation, please review the following:
Step 1 – Mark your calendar
Review the available session dates for your academic major to determine the Summer Orientation session you will attend.
There is more than one Summer Orientation session available for each major, including undeclared majors. It is highly recommended that you mark your calendar for all available dates in the event that your first choice is full.
Please do not finalize any vacation or travel plans until your Summer Orientation reservation has been confirmed via email.
Step 2 – Decide if you will take the Language Placement & Credit Exam
Language Placement & Credit Exam:
If you have had language instruction in high school, or who have acquired language skills in some other manner, you are invited to take the Language Placement & Credit Exam. Exams are offered in:
Your score on the Language Placement & Credit Exam determines how many credits you may apply toward your degree and which language course you should take next if you desire to further your foreign language skills.
The exam costs $20 per language and is billed to your student account. If you score high enough to earn UND institutional credits, you will be billed an additional $5 per credit earned.
When you make your reservation for Orientation, please indicate if you will take the exam and in which language you will test.
After you have received confirmation of your Orientation date, please make necessary arrangements in preparation for your campus visit.
Step 3 - Overnight accommodations
On-campus accommodations are available via the UND Housing Office. Find more information at the Guest Housing website.
Find area hotel options at the Grand Forks Visitor & Convention Bureau.
Step 4 - Disability accommodations
If disability accommodations are needed when attending Orientation, please contact the Student Involvement & Leadership Office at 701.777.4200 at least 1 week prior to your session date.