Carnegie Mellon University
New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation

All incoming New Students will receive a Welcome Aboard packet with information regarding New Student Orientation.  If you have not received this packet, please contact the Steel City NROTC Unit.

New Student Orientation Dates

The 2018 New Student Orientation will be conducted on Carnegie Mellon University's campus from 14-17 August 2018.

Check-In & Parent's Brief

All incoming New Students participating in Orientation will report to the NROTC Unit between 8:00 and 8:30 am. The Unit Staff will conduct a brief on the NROTC program followed by the swearing-in ceremony for the New Students at 1:00pm in the College of Fine Arts.  Parents, family, and guests are invited to be present for the brief and swearing-in of the students.

Tips for arrival

  • Check-in to the Unit after eating breakfast since it will not be provided the first day.
  • Bring all of the required items needed for New Student Orientation as outlined in the Welcome Aboard packet.
  • Complete all necessary paperwork and return it to the Unit no later than 6 July, including a recent physical or medical clearance.

Further Information

Other important information will be located in the Welcome Aboard packet.  Should you have any more questions not answered here, please feel free to contact us.