Orientation and Move-In Dates

Each incoming first-year student at Truman is required to attend an orientation session. During June 2021, Orientation will have both in-person and virtual options. Additional details will be provided following registration for an Orientation session.

2021 Orientation Dates

Orientation session registration for incoming freshman students for Fall 2021 will open on March 29, 2021. Incoming students can register through their Truman portal.

  • Thursday, June 3
  • Tuesday, June 8
  • Thursday, June 10 (Virtual Only)
  • Monday, June 14
  • Wednesday, June 16
  • Monday, June 21
  • Thursday, June 24
  • Tuesday, June 29 (Virtual Only) Now in-person!
  • Tuesday, August 17 **

Students who attend a June Orientation Session and will be living on campus will move into the residence halls  on Wednesday, August 18 between 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

** The August orientation date is reserved for students traveling a great distance and students with special circumstances that do not allow attendance at a June orientation date. Please contact the Office of Admission at 660-785-4114 or orientation@truman.edu to request an eligibility review for the August orientation session.

Truman student and her family members