New Student Orientation

Welcome new Chaparrals!  Thank you for choosing College of DuPage. We are excited you are joining us! The college would like to welcome you at New Student Orientation. Orientation is FREE and we cannot wait to kick off the school year with you. This is an exciting introduction to everything College of DuPage has to offer.

Upcoming New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation for Fall 2015 takes place in August on the main campus in Glen Ellyn at the McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Lobby.  Please choose one of the following dates:

Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m. and the program ends at 3:00 p.m. For more details, please view our full agendaPre-registration is closed.  If you did not have the chance to pre-register, on-site registration takes place in the McAninch Arts Center Lobby beginning at 8:30 a.m. August 11, 12, and 13. 

Meet Your NSO Leaders Video

Meet Your New Student Orientation Leaders

New Student Orientation Gallery

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Contact Information

New Student Orientation
(630) 942-2243

Ready to Register for NSO?

Register for upcoming New Student Orientation sessions.

New Student Orientation


Comments from parents

New Student Orientation is where all first time college students, enrolling full time (12 credits or more) have fun meeting students, faculty and staff.