UMass Boston

Student giving tour during orientation

Start your journey as a Beacon!

Congratulations on choosing UMass Boston as the place where you'll learn and grow over the next few years. Whether you are new to college, transferring, or beginning your graduate studies, orientation will assist you in making a successful transition to Boston's only public university. Orientation focuses on three primary goals:

Understanding Resources
Orientation will present participants with the many tools and services available on-campus and digitally that will help foster student transition & success.

Making the Transition
Orientation will show the ways students can successfully navigate the campus and their programs of study in an effort to support a smooth transition to the Beacon community.

Becoming a Beacon
Orientation will help students and supporters find their sense of belonging as members of the broader UMass Boston community.

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Questions? Please feel free to contact our office for assistance.