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Welcome to Iona!


We welcome all of our new Gaels!

All incoming first-year and transfer students* should save the date to attend one of our two-day June Orientation sessions

  • Session 1: Monday, June 12 – Tuesday, June 13
  • Session 2: Thursday, June 15 – Friday June 16
  • Session 3: Wednesday June 21 – Thursday June 22

Each Orientation session is anticipated to run from approximately 8 a.m. until 11 p.m. on day one and 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. on day two.

*For students and families joining us from a distance please contact your admissions counselor and prior to making travel arrangements.

Register for Orientation now

Residential Students

Incoming residential students for Fall 2023 will stay in the residence halls overnight during their session.

Commuter Students

Incoming students who will be commuting Fall 2023 are invited to register to stay overnight in the residence hall, as space permits.

Parents and Family Orientation

Parents and Family Orientation will occur on the first day of each orientation session. Family Orientation is anticipated to run from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Parent and Family members can take advantage of Iona discounts in area hotels during the Orientation session.

Detailed Schedules for Orientation Sessions will be posted in May 2023.

Register for Orientation now


Please contact us at or call the Center for Student Engagement at (914) 633-2360 with any questions.

All schedules and details are subject to change.

Spring 2023 New Student Orientation

We welcome all of our new Gaels!

Our Orientation Staff

Here at Iona, our orientation staff is made up of professional orientation coordinators 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. 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!

The 2022 orientation leaders.

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 from 2020 and 2021 at

Questions? Concerns?

Please 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.