New Student Orientation

Welcome to Deree!

We are very excited to meet you and look forward to helping you get the most out of your college experience. Below is a guide to help you prepare for Orientation and get you ready for your first couple of days as a college student!


Before New Student Orientation – 2021 Spring Semester

  • In early January you will receive an email including the following information:
    Orientation Schedule (see below), instructions on how to join the online component of Orientation, academic calendar 2020-2021 and contact information for the Office of Student Affairs, Student Success Center, Advising Office, Registrar’s Office and Cashier’s Office.

2021 Spring Orientation for Greek Students

2021 Spring Orientation for International Students

2021 Spring Orientation for Study Abroad Students

  • Go ahead and “like” the Deree Facebook Page and the Student Affairs Facebook page to get a better idea of what happens on and off campus throughout the year.
  • Check out the available student services on our website to get an idea we will be more than happy to answer your questions and go into greater detail during orientation.

On New Student Orientation Day

For the Degree-Seeking Students:

  • Online Orientation: On Thursday, January 7, please click the link here to join the Online Orientation.*

For the International Degree-Seeking Students:

  • Online Orientation: On Thursday, January 7, please click the link here to join the Online Orientation.*

For the Study Abroad Students:

  • Online Orientation: On Friday, January 8, please click the link here to join the Online Orientation.*

Attend all Orientation Day sessions to gain an overview of services provided and opportunities offered at Deree! If you have questions, just ask the instructor or an Orientation Leader.


During Your First Week of Classes

  • Schedule an online info-session with the Office of Student Affairs to talk about how you can get involved in student life.
  • Want to see the world and not miss out on your studies?Contact the Outbound Study Abroad Office and learn more about making a plan to study abroad.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the Office of Student Affairs at 210 600 9800, ext. 1446  or email us at [email protected].

*According to the Government’s measures, the campus tour has been postponed and we will inform you when it will take place.