Summer Orientation

Fall 2021 Incoming Student Orientation Site

Fall 2022 Incoming Student Orientation Site - Coming Soon!

Orientation: Becoming a Bulldog

An important step in preparing for your arrival as a new Truman student is to participate in an orientation session. Designed to provide you and your family additional information and support for your transition to Truman, orientation is a required part of your Truman experience. Additional details will be provided following registration for an Orientation session.

Before You Come

Orientation packets are mailed in March. This packet includes specific information about orientation and directions on how to complete the Pre-Orientation Materials through Truman portal. Due to the individual attention provided by advisors, we hope that you are able to complete your pre-orientation materials by May 20, 2022.

What to Expect

During Summer Orientation you will develop your schedule of fall classes with the assistance of academic advisors, faculty in your major, and Office of Admission staff members. Additionally, you will meet current students, talk with student services representatives, and make friends with other students.

Students will be able to:

  • Talk with various student services offices
  • Enroll in fall semester classes
  • Meeting future Bulldogs virtually

Want more details? Review the tentative orientation schedule?and a compilation of frequently asked questions.

Questions? Call the Office of Admission at 660-785-4114 or email