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Welcome back to campus! Please check the return to campus protocols and ensure your medical records are up to date.


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New Student Orientation Spring 2022

Please reach out to your admissions counselor or email if you have any questions!

New Student Spring 2022 Welcome Lunch
Wednesday, January 19, 12:30 p.m.

McGrath Room on the 2nd Floor of the LaPenta Student Union

Join your fellow new Gaels starting the Spring 2022 semester for an in-person welcome lunch and orientation. This social event will allow for students to meet one another and their Orientation Leaders and review Killian’s Winter Weeks of Welcome schedule of activities.

Schedule and details are subject to change.
Check your email in early January for final Spring Orientation registration details!

Virtual Orientation
Wednesday, January 26, 6 p.m.

All new first-time and transfer students entering Iona in the Spring 2022 semester and their families are invited to attend a virtual orientation program on Wednesday, January 26, 2022, at 6 p.m. Share your experiences from the first week of classes and have an opportunity to have your questions answered. Meet Orientation Leaders and staff to receive an overview of the semester ahead and learn about the many exciting opportunities Iona has to offer!

Check your Iona email for Zoom information.

New Student Orientation Summer 2022

The New Student Orientation team is preparing to welcome all incoming new students for the Fall 2022 semester to campus for an in-person, overnight New Student Orientation in June 2022.

New first-time and transfer students for Fall 2022 will also begin their semester on campus a few days prior to the start of classes in August 2022 for New Student Welcome Days.

Check back in April 2022 for New Student Orientation registration information. All schedules and details are subject to change.

View Last year’s Welcome Days Schedule

For more information, please contact or call the Center for Student Engagement at (914) 633-2360.

Our Orientation Staff

Here at Iona, our orientation staff is made up of professional orientation coordinators as well as well as a group of Orientation Leaders.

Our orientation coordinators help manage the day to day operations of Orientation. Our coordinators are there to assist and aid families through the registration process, answer any questions and guide families in the right direction.

Our Orientation Leaders play a crucial role in assisting new students and families at the college. Orientation Leaders help new students and their families transition into the college experience and are here to answer any questions that you may have about Gael Nation!

Interested in becoming an Orientation Leader?

Help Iona welcome our new students into Gael Nation! Applications for Orientation Leaders are available now! Email for details on how to apply!

Resources for Past Orientation Attendees

Please find the Virtual Orientation Supplement for Fall 2020 and Spring 2021 at

Questions? Concerns?

Please see the Orientation FAQs or contact the Orientation team at and a member of our team will be happy to assist you.

*Please note all dates and details are subject to change. Please monitor your Iona Student email address for updates. Email for more information. Students who missed the Summer III CDS 1195 New Student Orientation course must register for the Fall 2021 CDS 1195 course section and be certain to attend New Student Orientation Welcome Days.