If you're starting Calvin for interim or spring semester as a new first-year or transfer student, TRANSITIONS is for you! Interim students orientation begins on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. Spring students, orientation begins on Thursday, January 25, 2018. Learn about Calvin through activities and creative workshops that highlight the range of opportunities here.
Dates & Schedule
Your TRANSITIONS program will have four parts if you are coming for Interim. For Interim students, Part I is on Tuesday, January 2 from 2 p.m.–7 p.m. - this will have several sessions and a broad focus and will have parts for family members. Part II will be a lunch on Thursday, January 4 from 12 p.m.–1:30 p.m. to review academic pieces and prepare you for advising that will happen on Friday. Part III will be a lunch on Thursday, January 11 from 12 p.m.–1:30 p.m. to ways to get connected and involved on campus and finally part IV will be lunch on Thursday, January 18 to hear ways to be successful in the classroom.
For spring students, TRANSITIONS is a two-day orientation program starting January 25 at 1:30 p.m. and goes through January 26. This will include meeting with an advisor to confirm your class schedule, learning about opportunities at Calvin, as well as a Grand Rapids outing!
If you are planning to live in the residence halls or Knollcrest East apartments, Interim students may move in January 2 between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Spring students may move in January 25, between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Please stop by the Campus Involvement and Leadership office as part of the housing check-in process.