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New Student Orientation

Richard Bland College New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation is designed to ensure that new students have a successful transition and integration into college life and an introduction to campus life at Richard Bland College of William & Mary. All students who are new to Richard Bland College, including transfer students, are strongly encouraged to participate in orientation before classes begin.

For students matriculating fall 2020, new student orientation dates are as follows:

  • July 11, 2020
  • July 15, 2020
  • August 8, 2020
  • August 12, 2020

For students matriculating fall 2021, new student orientation dates are as follows:

  • July 10, 2021
  • July 14, 2021
  • August 14, 2021
  • August 18, 2021

During orientation, students will have the chance to do the following:

  • Meet and engage with other incoming students and staff at RBC
  • Meet the Learner Mentor Team
  • Learn about the campus and the services offered
    • Residence Life
    • Dining Services
    • Counseling Services
    • Disability Services (accommodations)
    • Records & Registration
    • Campus Technology
    • Honors Program
    • Campus Engagement (Student activities)
  • Complete any remaining business
    • Financial Aid
    • Business Office
    • Admissions
    • Student ID

For orientation, students should plan to be on campus starting in the morning through mid-afternoon. Exact times will be communicated at a later date.

Orientation is going to be an active day taking place indoors and outdoors, therefore, please wear sneakers and dress comfortably in preparation for hot weather.


Click Here To Register For Orientation

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11301 Johnson Rd
South Prince George, VA 23805
(804) 862-6100 ext. 8563

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