New Student Orientation

Winter Orientation Jan. 9, 2023

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Winter 2023 Orientation Schedule

  • 4 p.m. Check in begins
  • 4-5 p.m. Resource Fair
  • 5 p.m. Land Acknowledgement, Opening Remarks
  • 5:15 p.m. Dinner with EWU faculty and staff
  • 5:45 p.m. Financial Aid, Student Engagement, Records & Registration, and Career Center Presentations
  • 7:00 p.m. Program wraps up


*Schedule is subject to change.

At the Resource Fair, you'll have the opportunity to connect with student groups, clubs, and departments on campus.

Summer Orientation Recordings

Did you miss your Orientation? Still have a few unanswered questions? Check out our Orientation recordings for help!

Housing and Res. Life Presentation

Aerial view of snyamncut Hall

Join Melanie Potts, Director of Housing & Residential Life, as she dives into the live-on requirement, the benefits of living on campus, what to expect at move in day, and more!

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Student Safety and Success Panel

Listen as our panel- EWU Dean of Students, the Director of Counseling and Wellness, the Director of Student Engagement and Recreation, PLUS Tutoring, and a member of our EWU Family Council- answers questions regarding student safety and success here at Eastern.

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Financial Aid and Scholarship Presentation

Talking about finances can be tough. Join our EWU Financial Aid experts and student panel to break down that barrier, define next steps in your financial aid journey, and learn what you can do to get ahead!

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Why Students Choose Eastern

Hear from real students about their EWU experience and why they decided to become an Eagle!


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Video Library

Reach Out for Assistance

The orientation team is available to connect if you would like to discuss any aspect of your transition to EWU. We’re also a great resource if you’d like to ask any general questions.

Send us an email at and let us know:

  • Full Name
  • EWU NetID
  • Phone number
  • Brief overview explaining the nature of your requested meeting.

Once you have emailed us, our team will reach out as soon as possible.

Questions? Please contact us at or 509.359.6843.