New Student Orientation


Wells College is pleased to welcome all of our new students to campus.

New Student Orientation is required for all incoming first Year and transfer students to Wells College. You will register for orientation in your personal application portal. If you cannot make a selection on dates yet and need more information, please email so that a member of the orientation team can connect with you to discuss your options.

Check back here often as we continue to add new details. We're looking forward to meeting you!

Orientation Schedule

Orientation officially launches your journey as a Wellsian and as one of the newest members of our vibrant campus community.

Please Note

The schedule of activities and events for student orientation program is subject to change at any time. Please check back here regularly for updates.

What to do upon Arrival

Step 1

Step 1

All participants are asked to enter the campus at the intersection of Wells Road and Deans Road, and then travel south on Deans Road to the Peachtree School circle where you will check in. Please download the College’s campus map to assist you in locating the turn for Wells Road off Route 90/Main Street in Aurora as well as turn at the Deans Road intersection.

Step 2

Step 2

We ask that whether you are a new student or a family member or guest you plan to arrive on campus beginning on the Friday of your scheduled Orientation no earlier than noon and no later than 1:30 pm. At the time of check in new students and all family members and guests who have registered for campus housing accommodations will also receive their room assignment and residence hall keys.

Step 3

Step 3

Once checked in you will be directed to appropriate unloading locations and once moved in, will be asked to move your car to one of the College’s designated parking lots. Parking is at no cost to those attending our summer Orientation.

Questions and Answers about Orientation

Still Have Questions?

If you still have any questions, please drop a line to our Student Affairs team at We're here to help!

Need information about your first semester?

After orientation, follow up on all the new student information by visiting our new student page.