Orientation 2018


You can access the full schedule online by downloading our app to your mobile device. You can also see the schedule using your web browser.

Important Dates

Tuesday, August 14
Students participating in the Peer Mentor Program and International Student Orientation arrive.
Friday, August 17, 1 p.m.–5 p.m.
Students participating in Pre-Orientation Experiences (Outdoor, SEEDS) check in. We are unable to accommodate early move-ins for students who are not participating in these programs.
Monday, August 20, 9 a.m.–2 p.m.
New Reedie Orientation and Parent Orientation check in.
Tuesday, August 21, 6 p.m.
Parent Orientation concludes.
Sunday, August 26, 10 p.m.
New Reedie Orientation concludes.
Monday, August 27, 9 a.m.
First day of classes.

The Orientation App: download instructions

In addition to viewing the schedule, you will be able to access maps, restaurant and shopping lists, campus resources, and other useful information. Contents of the app will continue to be updated throughout the summer.  

The app is currently live. There are two ways to use the app:

  1. Through the app: Search your app store for Reed College and select the Orientation 2018 guide or use this link to receive a text. New students: please allow push notifications to receive reminders 10 minutes before Generally Obligatory (GO) events.
  2. Through the web: Use the website to view contents of the app. Note: the website has slightly less functionality than the app.

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