Orientation and Family Programs

Whether it's through mandatory undergraduate Orientation, Panther Camp or our family programming, we want to set you up for a successful and rewarding university experience. We are a resource for your transition to campus and throughout your college career!

Contact

Orientation and Family Programs
MMC – Graham Center 189
BBC – Wolfe University Center 129

Phone 305-348-6414
SMS Text 305-783-3180
Email orient@fiu.edu
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Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 8 am – 5 pm

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Student returns to classroom after 62-year hiatus

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June 2017 in photos: First day of summer, studying abroad, MLS comes to FIU

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Start freshman year off right

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Learning through leadership, experience and service

  In the summer of 2016, Anthony Suarez organized a student trip to Managua, Nicaragua, as part of FIU’s Alternative […]

Students recognized at annual Outstanding Student Life Awards

On Thursday, April 6, more than 40 finalists competed for 15 awards, varying from service and spirit to leadership and […]

Tips to ease the transition for transfer students

From ensuring your credits transfer to adapting to a new school setting, moving to FIU from another college or university […]

Introduced: Joshua Metellus ’18

With more than 54,000 students at FIU, there is no shortage of cool characters with interesting stories. The problem is, who […]

Peer Advisors reflect on Orientation Workshop experience

Written by Eneida Bermudez, junior public relations major, and Pablo Ortiz, freshman business major, 2016 Peer Advisors There are some […]

Students honored at 2016 Student Life Awards

On Thursday, April 7, the Outstanding Student Life Awards honored 21 students and four student organizations who have demonstrated the […]