Orientation

We're excited to meet you!

Now that you're on your way to UMSON, it's time for us to get to know each other better.

What is orientation?

Orientation is designed to familiarize you with UMSON. You'll learn about essential policies and procedures, as well as resources available to you.

Upcoming Orientation Activities

Students Enrolled at UMSON Baltimore

Program

Required Orientation Activities

BSN

You are required to attend both of the activities below.

UMSON 101
Choose one date: Dec. 11, Dec. 13, Jan. 8, or Jan. 11
9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

At this session, you'll:

  • become acquainted to resources
  • register for classes
  • learn what will be required of you.

To register, email your date preference to: nrsstudentsuccesscenter@umaryland.edu

Orientation
Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019
8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

CNL

You are required to attend all three of the activities below.

UMSON 101
Choose one date: Dec. 18, Dec. 20, or Jan. 10
9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

At this session, you'll:

  • become acquainted to resources
  • register for classes
  • learn what will be required of you.

To register, email your date preference to: nrsstudentsuccesscenter@umaryland.edu

Orientation
Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019
8:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

SMARTStart
Friday, Jan. 25
9 a.m.-2 p.m.

RN-to-BSN*

You should have received an email with more information about orientation. If you haven't, please contact the Office of Admissions at 410-706-0501 (option #2).

RN-to-MS*
Master of Science*
Dual Degree
Certificate

TBD

DNP TBD
PhD You will receive more information about orientation from the Graduate School.

*If you’re enrolled in online coursework, you can attend orientation online or face to face.

Students Enrolled at Shady Grove

Program Required Orientation Activities
BSN

Both of the activities below are required for new BSN students.

Shady Grove Orientation
TBD

Academic Success Program Orientation
TBD

RN-to-BSN Shady Grove Orientation
TBD
DNP Shady Grove Orientation
TBD

Online Students

Online students may choose to attend orientation in person or online.

Click here to access our online orientation.

Student Services Presentations

In order to be fully compliant with new student orientation, all incoming students must review these student services presentations: