Welcome to Reed College

Congratulations! The Orientation team, part of the college's student life division, is here to support your successful transition to Reed. Please contact us with any questions. 

New Student Orientation begins on Monday, August 23! Please check out the schedule of events and make note of all required sessions to attend, along with any optional and social events that interest you.

Incoming students received links by email to three online Orientation modules to review at students' own pace before arriving on-campus.

Module 1: Academic preparation and campus policies
Module 2: Student life, services, and engagement
Module 3: Campus and community resources; Orientation week preparation

Fall 2021 Arrival

These dates are for travel planning purposes and students should plan to arrive between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. on their respective day. The details of arrival procedures are available on the move-in web page.

August 18 New international Students & Peer Mentor Program students arrive*
August 23 New Student Move-in and Orientation begins
August 27 Returning students arrive

*program sign-up required