If you're starting Calvin for interim or spring semester as a new first-year or transfer student, TRANSITIONS is for you! Interim students Orientation begins on January 5, 2016. Spring students, orientation begins on January 28, 2016. Learn about Calvin through activities and creative workshops that highlight the range of opportunities here.
All new students are required to attend orientation. Family members are also encouraged to attend the compenents that have been designed for them.
If you are planning to live in the residence halls or Knollcrest East apartments, Interim students may move in January 5 between 9:00am and 11:00am. Spring students may move in January 28, between 10:00am and 1:00pm. Please stop by the Campus Involvement and Leadership office in the Commons Annex to recieve additional information in terms of housing.
Upon arrival follow the road signs to the Covenant Fine Arts Center parking lot. Make your way to the Commons Annex Building where you'll:
All meals during TRANSITIONS are provided.
Your TRANSITIONS program will have three parts if you are coming for Interim. For Interim students, Part I is on January 5 from 11:30am - 6:00pm and advising will take place on January 8 with optional activities following. Part II and III for Interim will be two lunches on January 7 and January 14 from 12:15pm – 1:45pm to discuss core curriculum and advising, as well as opportunities at Calvin.
For spring students, TRANSITIONS is a two-day orientation program starting January 28 at 1:30pm and goes through January 29. This will include meeting with an advisor to confirm your class schedule, learning about opportunities at Calvin, as well as a Grand Rapids outing!
If you are planning to live in the residence halls or Knollcrest East apartments, Interim students may move in January 5 between 9:00am and 11:00am. Spring students may move in January 28, between 10:00am and 1:00pm.
If you have questions or need to make changes to your Orientation registration, please contact us at 616-526-8507 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
There is a charge for attending TRANSITIONS. The student registration fee is $150. Up to two adult family members may attend parent programming for free. The orientation fee will be added to your student account by the Financial Services Office in February.