Incoming Freshmen

Welcome to Salisbury! Your comprehensive New Student Experience consists of the following programs and opportunities:

Orientation 101 is a one-day event in June for fall and January for Spring.  Attendance is required for incoming freshmen. At Orientation 101, you will receive an overview of University life and connect with academic leaders, and receive your class schedule. Parents and family members are welcome to attend (students and parents follow different schedules). Students will receive information about Orientation 101, along with instructions to register, from the Office of Admissions. 

The cost of the Orientation 101 program is covered by your orientation fee and is non-refundable. June Orientation 101 Dates:  June 18 - 22 and June 25 - 29, 2018.  Students choose one day within the two week period to attend orientation.  Orientation schedules are currently in development and will be published when they are completed.

In the event of inclement weather, campus closing notices will be posted on our website at  In addition, this information will also be available through the SU Gull Line at (410) 546-6426 as well as through the campus switchboard at (410) 543-6000.  Please note that Orientation 101 will not be cancelled unless our campus is closed.