Visitors on a tour of grounds. Orientation Check In Orientation Leaders at Summer Orientation Parent's Packet at Orientation Student posing for ID Picture Orientation Leaders at Summer Orientation Check In on Move In Day Reception at President's House Fliers in Newcomb

About ONSP

Orientation and New Student Programs assists new students in making a successful academic, intellectual and social transition into the University community.



Family Weekend 2016 – November 4-6!

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Download the Fall Orientation Guide

The Fall Orientation Guide is our mobile app with Orientation schedules and event details, move-in dates and information, a customizable calendar, and “Interact” social media feed. Don’t forget to download the guide before you arrive at UVA!

Mid-Year Orientation

Mid-Year Orientation – January 19th – 11:00 am – Newcomb Hall, Commonwealth Room – More Details to Follow!  View Schedule

Audition for Grounds for Discussion!

We’re just different….different roommates! AUDITION FOR  GROUNDS FOR DISCUSSION No previous acting experience needed! Grounds for Discussion (GFD) is a student-directed and student-performed theatrical production held every year during Fall Orientation. The eight-member cast performs skits focus on the issues and decisions facing first-year students, which include roommate disagreements, high- risk drinking, the honor code, eating disorders, andread more…