Bloomsburg Bound

New Student Orientation

Pre-Arrival Information: 

  1. Complete your online orientation.
  2. All new students are required to complete online health forms, which are located on the health center portal. This portal is used for completing required medical information forms, viewing and printing a copy of your Student Health Center account and immunization record and messaging the health center.
  3. Check your BU email for updates.
  4. Check the student health center website for updates on COVID-19 protocol for students.


Virtual Spring Orientation: January 29 - 30, 2021

Hey #FutureHusky, it’s time to start your climb! We’re excited to help you with your first official steps as a Husky. This January we will be offering virtual activities to welcome you to the Husky family!  Please check you BU email for the orientation zoom room information. Contact for further assistance.

During your Spring Orientation Welcome, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn about the different academic, campus and professional opportunities that await you at BU from current students and faculty
  • Start planning your academic future with a spring semester schedule overview along with coursework requirements
  • Get introduced to important software tools you'll use as a student
  • Explore the campus virtually and familiarize yourself with your new home away from home
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Contact Orientation

Friday, January 29th:

5:30pm - 6:00pm Pre-Orientation Kickoff: Log into zoom to ensure everything is working properly; Orientation Zoom Room

6:00pm - 6:15pm Orientation Kickoff; Orientation Zoom Room

6:15pm - 6:45pm Husky Title IX & Sexual Misconduct; Orientation Zoom Room

6:45pm - 7:15pm HOWL Group #1; Orientation Zoom Room

7:15pm - 7:30pm Stay Healthy at BU; Orientation Zoom Room

7:30pm - 8:15pm Bloomsburg University Police Department (BUPD) & Husky Standards; Orientation Zoom Room

8:15pm Virtual Campus Tour; /

Saturday, January 30th:

10:00am - 11:00am LGBTQA Resource Center's Virtual Open House; LGBTQA Zoom Room

12:00pm - 12:05pm Day Two Welcome; Orientation Zoom Room

12:05pm - 12:30pm HOWL Group #2; Orientation Zoom Room

12:30pm - 1:15pm Dialogue with the Deans; Orientation Zoom Room

1:30pm - 2:30pm Academic Conversations; Various Academic Zoom Rooms

2:30pm – 2:45pm HOWL Group #3 *optional final Q&A; Orientation Zoom Room

2:45pm Virtual Campus Tour; /  

Bloom Bound Series

Bloom Bound is designed to help new students and their supporters hear from a variety of campus resources through videos and virtual information webinar sessions.  Check it out for previously reocrded sessions and for upcoming virtual opportunities.

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First-Year Students
Transfer Students
Parents and Supporters
Non-Degree Scholars
Adult Learners