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Transfer / Spring Orientation: Family Schedule

The below schedule is a listing of events that will be held during the transfer and spring orientation sessions.  Changes may be made to the day’s activities.  Parents and family members will be given a printed copy of the orientation schedule upon arrival with updated times and room assignments. Students and families should make arrangements to attend this mandatory event in its entirety, from 10:00 am until approximately 4:00 pm.

  • Check-in/Continental Breakfast and Resource Fair
  • Welcome Remarks and Review of Schedule
  • Lunch with Ramapo Leadership
  • Workshops including: Ignite your Student’s Involvement, Cahill Career Development Center, Academic Overview, Living in the Residence Halls or Commuter Experience, Navigating the Financial Landscape, Explore Campus

Optional Activities

Tour of Residence Halls


First-Year: Family Schedule

The below schedule is a listing of events that will be held during the first-year orientation.  Changes may be made to the day’s activities.  Parents and family members will be given a printed copy of the orientation schedule upon arrival with updated times and room assignments. Students and families should make arrangements to attend this mandatory event in its entirety, from 8:30am until approximately 5:00pm.

  • Check-in/Continental Breakfast and Resource Fair
  • Welcome Remarks and Review of Schedule
  • Academic Overview
  • Career Services
  • Navigating the Financial Landscape
  • 10 Things Every Ramapo Family Should Know
  • Choice of Workshops including:Academic Success Panel, Living in the Residence Halls, Commuter Experience, Dining Services, Study Abroad and much more!

Optional Activities

Tour of Residence Halls