Orientation is a two-day event, filled with fun experiences and new friends. Below is a detailed list of Orientation sessions.
Paying the Bill: Navigate and view how to pay the bill. You will be able to authorize individuals, such as a parent, guardian or spouse to make payments and to receive eStatements. Learn what the charges mean when you see your first eStatement.
HYPE Career Ready®: Beth Koop, Executive Director of HYPE Career Ready & Placement, will provide an overview of the HYPE Career Ready® program and all the amazing experiences you’ll have with HYPE!
Financial Aid: You and your guests will have the opportunity to meet one on one with a member of our Financial Aid staff to discuss required financial aid paperwork including how to complete the Tuition Payment Plan. They will review payment options including the Parent Loan (PLUS) and Private Student Alternative Loans.
Stoner Health and Counseling Center: Health Center staff will discuss the services provided. They will address hours of operation, the offerings that each service line provides to students, as well as the student health insurance policy, and the student health forms required for new students.
Academic Advising: You will get to meet with an academic advisor to discuss your major, classes, and the Heidelberg curriculum.
Student Life: Heidelberg has a lot to offer outside of the classroom! Study Abroad, Student Engagement (Clubs, Activities, and Greek Life), Intramurals, and Multicultural Affairs are part of this exciting session.
Student Conduct and Consequences: What does it mean to be an adult at college? Dean Chris Abrams will talk about understanding your rights (and your responsibilities!) of being a Student Prince.
Residence Life: Residence Life staff will cover all things housing--what to bring, what to leave at home, check in procedures, office services, and much more.
Owen Center: Learn about all of the academic support available at Heidelberg University, why you should utilize our services, and get added to our Canvas Page!
The provided meals showcase Heidelberg’s food service partner, Parkhurst! Parkhurst staff will be available during meals if you have questions or concerns about allergens, dining options, and meal plans.