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All UHart students must be vaccinated against COVID-19 by the fall. Students should submit vaccine information by Aug. 15. Learn more about the vaccine requirement

International Students

Fall 2021 Orientation

Although Orientation will be delivered a little differently due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are still very excited for you to learn how to make the University of Hartford feel like your home away from home.

  • Learn how to take advantage of opportunities for a successful beginning of your college career
  • Begin friendships with fellow incoming students
  • Receive academic advising information
  • Hear from some of our faculty and staff and learn about the first-year experience at UHart

We're so excited to virtually meet you! In the meantime, if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us at css@hartford.edu so that we can help. Don't forget to take a look at our Orientation checklist, which will help you come to campus fully prepared!

Orientation dates

  • May: 21 
  • May: 23
  • Aug. 15
  • Aug. 16

Summer engagement opportunities

  • June 21: Learn about ways to get involved 
  • July 12: Meet the Center for Student Success staff 
  • July 19: Meet other incoming students
  • Aug. 2: Meet the Center for Student Success staff

Registration will be live by the end of March. 

This year's virtual Orientation will be star-wars themed! 

May the force be with you! 

  • 10–10:50 a.m.: Welcome to UHart
  • 11–11:30 a.m.: Your First Year at UHart
  • 11:45 a.m.–12:45 p.m.: Red Caps Corner 
  • 1–1:45 p.m.: Get to Know Your College 
  • 5–6:30 p.m.: Connect with Your Classmates on Zeemee

Meet the Team

Christine Riley
First-Year Advisor and Assistant Director
Center for Student Success

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Nathan Murphy
Graduate Assistant of Orientation
Center for Student Success

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Ebony Kennedy
Orientation Student Committee Member
Center for Student Success

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Hallie Friedman
Orientation Student Committee Member
Center for Student Success

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Edward Baxter
Orientation Student Committee Member
Center for Student Success

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