New Student Orientation Agenda

Date (choose one)

  • Tuesday, August 7; 
  • Wednesday, August 8; or
  • Thursday, August 9


  • 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


College of DuPage
McAninch Arts Center (MAC)
425 Fawell Blvd
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

8:30 a.m. Check In (MAC LOBBY)

Please arrive 30 minutes prior to the Welcome Session and receive your FREE welcome bag!

9 a.m. Welcome Session for Parents and Family Members (PLAYHOUSE THEATRE)

Chuck Steele, Manager of Student Life, and Chris Miller, Associate Professor of Speech welcome you to College of DuPage. You'll receive an overview of New Student Orientation and some essential information that every College of DuPage student should know!

9 a.m. Welcome Session for Parents and Family Members (PLAYHOUSE THEATRE)

As your student begins to transition from high school to college, we want you to be a part of this process. Whether this is your first student to attend college or your last, come to this engaging presentation to learn how to best support your student. Find out more about the College of DuPage resources and services, and get the answers to questions your student may forget to ask!


10:15 – 10:55 a.m. Workshop 1

11:05 – 11:45 a.m. Workshop 2

12 – 12:30 p.m. Complimentary Lunch Social

12:45 – 1:25 p.m. Workshop 3

1:35 – 2:15 p.m. Workshop 4

2:25 p.m. - 3 p.m. Prize Giveaways (BELUSHI HALL)

Amazing giveaways and more information on kicking off the school year! 

3 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Ice Cream Social, Information & Tabling (MAC LOBBY)


Contact Information

New Student Orientation
(630) 942-2243

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

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