New Student

Monday, August 25, 2014 - Wednesday, August 27, 2014 

Welcome New Blue Devils!

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On behalf of Central Connecticut State University, we would like to welcome you and your family to the University community. Throughout the three-day Orientation program, our staff and over 100 student volunteers (referred to as Orientation Leaders), will be on hand to assist you in the transition to University life.

Please use this Orientation website 
to find answers to all of your questions as you prepare to matriculate for the fall semester. We will regularly post announcements, updates, and important messages here for your convenience. Orientation is coordinated by the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs, located in Davidson Hall, Room 103.

If we can help in any way during Orientation,
as well as during the academic year, please stop by, call us at 860-832-1601, or e-mail 
us at                                     

Below are important dates, as you prepare for the Fall 2014 semester:

Tues., July 15, 2014      Health Forms Due

Tues., July 15, 2014      Tuition/Fees Due 

Mon., Aug. 25, 2014       First-Year Residential Student Move-in/Orientation

Tues., Aug. 26, 2014      First-Year Residential & Commuter Student Orientation

Tues., Aug. 26, 2014      International Student Orientation

Wed., Aug. 27, 2014       First Year and Commuter Orientation continues

Wed., Aug. 27, 2014       Returning and Transfer Students Move-in

Thurs., Aug. 28, 2014     First Day of Classes

Mon., Sept.  1, 2014      Labor Day - No Classes


*Please remember to waive health insurance by July 15th through Central Pipeline, if you have your own insurance.

Residential Students

First-Year Residential Students move in on Monday, August 25th (check your CCSU email account for specific instructions regarding move in times from Residence Life). Residential Students will stay on campus through the entire Orientation schedule of Monday, August 25th - Wednesday, August 27th. Classes begin on Thursday, August 28th.

Parents of Residential Students will stay on campus on Monday, August 25th until approximately 5:30 pm (Please do not leave any belongings in your student's room).

Click here for more important dates throughout the year.

Commuter Students

Commuter Students will come to campus on Tuesday, August 26th for Orientation, with parents. Parents of Commuter Students will stay on campus on Tuesday, August 26th until approximately 11:30 am.

Commuter Students will return to campus on Wednesday, August 27th to continue Orientation. Parents of Commuter Students should not return on August 27th.

Click here for more important dates throughout the year.


Provided below is the 2014 Parent Brochure. Refer to this for the schedule and details regarding orientation.

Click here for the 2014 Parent Brochure.

We look forward to seeing you in August!


Ramon Hernandez


Fall 2013 Orientation!