Orientation Schedule

Both students and parents will be provided a personalized schedule upon arrival.

8:30 – 9:30 a.m.

Check in on the Main Level of the Student Union Building

Optional Campus Tours will depart periodically from the Student Union as guests register.

Student Services Reception: Staff members will be available to discuss the various student services at Truman

ID Photos: Students will have their photos taken for their Truman ID

9:45 a.m. 


10:00 – 11:45 a.m.

Morning Block: Enrollment or Transition Sessions (see details below)

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Student Lunch: Catered lunch on the upper level of the Student Union followed by residence hall activities

Parent Lunch: Catered lunch in the Student Union followed by a Q&A session with faculty and staff

1:30 – 3:30 p.m.

Afternoon Block: Enrollment or Transition Sessions (see details below)

3:30 – 5:00 p.m. 

Tours of Residence Halls

Q&A Session: With academic advisors and admission staff

First Generation Open House

Examples of Enrollment and Transition Sessions

Student Only

  • Creating your Fall Class Schedule
  • Roommates and Residence Life

Parent Only

  • Academic Advising And Fall Class Schedule: An Overview
  • Campus Diversity
  • The Health of Your Student

Parent and Student

  • The Ethics of Consent
  • Planning for Career Success