New Student Orientation

8:30: Breakfast & Check In

Location: Campus Center Atrium


Check in at the Campus Center Atrium and enjoy a continental breakfast!


9:00: Welcome Session

Location: Campus Center Atrium


Get an official welcome from NJIT and your academic college. Here you will meet one of your most important resources, the NSO peer leaders, and learn more about what your college has to offer.


9:30: Peer leader session

Location: Various Locations- A time to take part in icebreakers and fun activities to introduce yourself to your fellow students!

10:15: Academic Advisement

SOAR's students: 2nd Floor Campus Center Ballroom A

All other students: Various Location


Meet with your academic adviser for the first time and learn what to expect in the coming years!

11:15: Breakout Session #1


Life as a Campus Resident - Campus Center AtriumResidents will learn more about the resources, programs, policies, and services offered. 


Life as a Campus Commuter - Campus Center Ballroom B Commuters will learn more about transportation options and what opportunities and resources are available to them.


12:00: Breakout Session #2


Career Development Opportunities at NJIT - Campus Center AtriumLearn about how to receive resume tips and obtain internships/co-ops through Career Development Services! 


Student Life - Campus Center Ballroom :  Explore how to get connected and engaged with your new NJIT community with the many involvement opportunities available to you!


Fostering Success for Women: Murray Center's Commitment to Meaningful Education - Campus Center 265: Hear the experiences of women who study at NJIT, and learn more about the programs and peer-to-peer support at the Murray Center for Women in Technology!


12:00 - 4:00 Course Registration

Location: 2nd Floor Campus Center Gallery: Make sure that you come and register for your courses for the Spring Semester! There will be peer leaders and other there to assist you!


12:30: Lunch


Location: 2nd Floor Campus Center Ballroom A: Have lunch and enjoy the company of your new NJIT fam!





1:30: Money Matters

Location: Campus Center Atrium


Part talk-show, part game-show, this session will give you all the info you need to understand how to finance your amazing education at NJIT! There are prizes for the winning team!

2:30: Breakout Session #3

Getting Connected into Greek Life - Campus Center Ballroom B: Learn more about fraternity and sorority life in NJIT with a panel featuring affiliated peer leaders and the Director of Greek Life!


Proud to be First: What it Means to be a First Generation College Students - Campus Center 240: Are you the first person in your family to attend college? Hear from other first generation college students and learn about the resources that will help you succeed at NJIT. 


Experiential Learning: Internships & Research Opportunities - Campus Center Atrium: Find out how to enhance your education outside of the classroom through research, co-ops, internships, and service learning!


IDs - Laurel Hall Annex: Get your first NJIT student ID! Check with your peer leader to find out when you will get your photo taken.

3:00: Breakout Session #4

Speed Networking - Various Locations: a quick-paced, fun activity that will help you get to know each other!


IDs - Laurel Hall Annex: Get your first NJIT student ID! Check with your peer leader to find out when you will get your photo taken.



3:30: ids and campus tour

Campus Tours- Various Locations: A great way to learn about the resources available on campus!


IDs - Laurel Hall Annex: Get your first NJIT student ID! Check with your peer leader to find out when you will get your photo taken.

4:30: Student Reception