Save the Dates!

Orientation Schedule

  • Selected Tuesday-Wednesday sessions throughout the summer.

Freshmen Residence Hall Move-In

  • Saturday, August 26, 2017

New Student Welcome Days

  • Freshman Convocation, Wednesday, August 30, 2017 (Wilson Auditorium, located in Dickinson Hall)
  • Off-campus Trip, Sunday, August 27, 2017

New Student Welcome Days are mandatory and are complementary to the Overnight Success Sessions. Welcoming Ceremonies, Class Picture, Get-to-Know-You Activities are all part of the fun!

Welcome Week

  • Monday, August 28 - Friday September 1, 2017

Welcome Week is for all students -- new and returning -- and begins at the conclusion of New Student Welcome Days. Many events are planned for Welcome Week.

First Day of Classes

Prior to Orientation

AP or college credits

Your AP scores and final academic transcripts must be received at FDU prior to Orientation. If you haven't already done so, contact your high school guidance counselor to request that your scores transcripts be sent to

Fairleigh Dickinson University
Office of Admission
1000 River Road
Teaneck, NJ 07666

Transfer students should also arrange to have their final transcripts set to the above address.