Eagle Orientation

First Year & Transfer Student Orientation

First Year Orientation
Sunday, August 18-Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Transfer and Post-Baccalaureate Student Orientation
Tuesday, August 20, 2019

You’ve decided to become an Edgewood College Eagle - congratulations! We are so excited for you to be a part of our campus community!

Spring 2020 Orientation

Saturday, January 18th

We cannot wait to welcome our newest Eagles to campus in January! All incoming transfer and first year, first semester students will join for a half day Orientation to learn about resources for success and how to make the most of your Edgewood College experience.

Check back soon for an updated schedule and further information!

Welcome to EC

Orientation is the time when we celebrate you joining our community and growing the Edgewood College family, as well as sharing with you some of the amazing resources we have on campus to support your success until graduation.

The Orientation Leadership Team, in collaboration with the Edgewood College community, welcomes, supports, and empowers new students and families during their transition to life at the College and beyond. By providing programs and coordinating strategic services that meet the diverse and individualized needs of incoming students, we support student success and persistence by offering educational opportunities that build community and facilitate personal growth and development.

We have programs tailored separately for new students and transfer students, so please visit your respective pages for more information and to register for orientation.

Welcome to Edgewood College!

A Letter from Student Inclusion & Involvement

Dear Incoming Eagle,

We are so excited that you are joining the Eagle family! Thank you for giving us the opportunity to learn from and teach you. Edgewood College is truly a community of engaged learners, invested in making positive change in the world. Making the choice to study at Edgewood College is making the choice to connect your learning, beliefs, and actions in order to create a more just and compassionate world. This journey begins with Orientation, develops throughout your college career, and will undoubtedly continue beyond graduation. We can’t wait to meet you soon!


Your Student Inclusion & Involvement Leadership Team

Students sitting outdoors in front of the Library.



Edgewood College is conveniently located on a beautiful lakefront campus, just minutes from downtown Madison.