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Early Orientation

July 19

This event is currently at capacity.
You can still take steps to get ready for the Fall semester!

SEU Early Orientation

To attend this event, you must be accepted and save your spot at SEU first!

We’re thrilled to invite all incoming Fall 2024 students to our Early Orientation event!
This event is your exclusive opportunity to gear up for an amazing start to your college experience.

What to Expect

Schedule: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Academic Advising and Course Registration — Meet with academic advisors to discuss your academic plan and register for classes tailored to your interests and goals. Get a head start on building your schedule for the upcoming semester.

Financial Aid Planning — Have questions about financial aid or need assistance with your financial plan? Our experts will be available to guide you through the process, ensuring you have a clear understanding of your options and resources.

Campus Services Checklist — Take care of essential tasks such as obtaining your Campus Card, accessing Health Services, picking up your Mail Room key, and more. We’ll help you check off all the boxes so you can focus on what matters most — your education.

Connect with Future Classmates — Find new friendships with your fellow new students who will be joining you on this exciting journey. This is a great time to start building your network within the SEU community!

July 19 — SEU Early Orientation Schedule

8:30 AM – 9:30 AM

Registration & Check-In
First Floor Lobby, Welcome Center

Welcome to SEU! Check in and pick up your name tag and welcome packet. You may also make an appointment with Student Financial Services.

9:30 AM – 9:35 AM

Welcome To Early Orientation 
Lake Bonny Room, Welcome Center

Join our Admission team as we welcome you to Early Orientation, and give you an overview of today’s schedule.

9:35 AM – 10:15 AM





Divine Design 
Lake Bonny Room, Welcome Center

Our Leadership welcomes you to engage in this session that details our newly-implemented Divine Design programming. Embark on the path to discovering your Divine Design through academics at SEU.

10:25 AM – 11:15 AM

Session 1: Fire Ready Panel
Lake Bonny Room, Welcome Center

Join us to learn about Fire Ready! We’ll guide you through the process. You will hear from Student Financial Services, Enrollment, Housing, Advising, and Registrar. Be prepared to enroll with confidence.

11:15 AM – 12:15 PM

Session 2

The First Year Experience – (Students Only)
Salon B, Tusacana Ristorante

Our current students are excited to meet you! Come hang out with our First Year Experience Team for a fun time of games and getting to know your future neighbors.

Parent Checklist – (Parents Only)
Lake Bonny Room, Welcome Center

Spend some time with our leadership and get your questions answered! We will discuss safety and security, move-in day, and your student’s next steps.

12:15 PM

Tuscana Ristorante

1:20 PM – 4 PM

Choose Your Experience
An opportunity to take care of your unique needs

There are various activities taking place between 1:20 PM and 4PM. Take a look below and decide what may be most important to you. We will have students and staff around to help guide you —  stop by the Welcome Center if you are in need of immediate assistance.

Residence Halls Open (Optional)
Bethany Hall 142, Aventura 119, Buena Vida West 404

Stop by Bethany Hall 142, Aventura 119, or Buena Vida West 404 during these hours to see our residence halls. Our campus ambassadors will show you everything you need to know.

Campus Tours (Optional)
Welcome Center, First Floor Lobby

1:30 PM | 2:00 PM | 2:30 PM | 3:00 PM | 3:30 PM

Student Financial Services Appointments
Student Financial Services Office – Addison Hall

Sign up for an appointment at check-in

Meet with Student Financial Services (SFS) team members to discuss your account and the steps needed for financial clearance. 

If you do not get an opportunity to meet with SFS today, connect with your Enrollment Counselor with any financial aid questions, or click here to make a virtual appointment with SFS.

Advising/Registration Assistance 
College of Natural Health & Science 

Need some help with your fall registration? In this session, you’ll get guidance from an advisor, have the chance to ask questions about your major, explore Divine Design options, and more! Sign ups for available time slots will take place during check-in!

Please note: This session will provide you with more clarity on the registration process; some students may still need additional time to complete their schedules.

Activity Fair 
Welcome Center Lobby

Stop by the Activity Fair to take care of important needs before Fall.

  • Vehicle Registration
  • Campus Card 
  • Health Services 
  • Security Text Alerts
  • Mail Room Key Pickup
  • School of Honors
  • Dining Services
  • ADA Office

Pro Tip

It can help you save some time if you bring some of your documentation with you. Examples include Health Forms and Proof of Residency. Connect with your enrollment counselor to find out if there are any additional items that you should bring, and visit our Fire Ready page to learn more about the official clearance process of SEU. 

Looking for even more scholarships? Meet/audition with various campus departments for additional scholarship opportunities! Representatives will be available from the School of Honors, student leadership, SEU Worship, music/performance, ROTC, athletics, admission, and more.


For questions about financial aid, next steps, and documentation, connect with your enrollment counselor. For questions about this event, contact us at