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. 

Incoming students will receive links by email to three online Orientation modules to review at their 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 (to be released July 25)

New Student Orientation will begin on Monday, August 23. The Orientation team is hard at work on designing an informative, engaging, and fun experience to help new students transition to Reed and make connections. Please continue to check this site for more information about Fall 2021 Orientation as updates continue to become available.

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