New Student Orientation

Get ready for Orientation!

As a new first-year or transfer student, you will participate virtually in New Student Orientation to register for classes, meet new people, and learn about how you can get involved as a Temple student. 

Curious about New Student Orientation? It includes the following:

  • Temple Preview - a personalized online orientation

  • An Academic Advising and Course Registration session

  • Connecting with an Owl Team Leader or Transfer Ambassador, a current Temple student, who will answer questions about life at Temple

  • Access to information about campus resources and services

What will you need?

  • A device (computer, laptop, or tablet) that has audio functionality

  • Access to internet

  • While not required, we recommend the use of headphones to avoid background noise


We want to ensure that ALL students are able to fully participate in virtual New Student Orientation and Academic Advising. If there are questions or concerns about how we will deliver orientation content, please do not hesitate to contact us at If you will require accommodations for placement assessments or your advising session, please visit the Disability Resources and Services website for instructions on requesting accommodations:

Ready to go? Complete your Next Steps to get started today!