UVa-Wise Orientation

UVa-Wise Orientation

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Freshman Orientation Dates:

Registration currently open for dates listed below

 **Official Final High School/College Transcripts are required to be submitted to the Admissions Office**

 ~Check-in for all dates will be 9:30am~

June 13

July 11

August 1

*Tenative Schedule for Freshman Orientation*

(Official schedule will be distributed at orientation)

9:00am Check-In (Slemp Student Center)

9:30am Welcome (Cantrell Banquet Hall)

10:00am Activity (location TBA)

11:00am Math Placement Test (location TBA)

12:00pm Lunch (Smith Dining Commons) 

               Student Resources Fair (Slemp Student Center)

1:30pm Fields of Study (location TBA)

2:30pm Advising & schedule changes (location TBA)


 Transfer Student Orientation Dates:

"Transfer Tuesdays"

(one session per day)

June 17 at 1pm

July 1 at 9 am

July 15 at 1pm

July 29 at 9am

 Orientation FAQ 

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  Local Accommodations

Lodging for those families requiring overnight accommodations is available at the following establishments:

Best Western (Wise) 276-328-3500

Holiday Inn (Norton) 276-679-6655

Days Inn (Norton) 276-679-5340

Quality Inn (Norton) 276-679-7000

Super 8 (Norton) 276-679-0893

Comfort Inn (Big Stone Gap) 276-523-5911

The Best Western is five minutes from campus. The hotels in Norton are approximately 10 minutes away and the Comfort Inn approximately 20



**Accommodations are available on campus for the June, July and August freshman orientations. You must make reservations prior to arrival.** 

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For additional information regarding Orientation:
 Kristi Longworth krf2h@uvawise.edu or Sara Botts ssb7r@uvawise.edu
(276) 328-0148 or (888) 282-9324