Welcome to TUC 2022 Orientation

"Be the Change you Want TU-C!"

We hope you are ready for what we know will be a fun and informative few days of meeting your fellow classmates, learning more about your academic program, and finding out more about all the great services and activities available to you at Touro. We are excited to have you join us!

This site will serve as your one-stop shop for everything related to orientation. You can use this platform to connect with other students, faculty and staff. Additionally, you can learn more about the different resources we have as it relates to campus life. We look forward to connecting with you.

First Stop - Complete this Checklist

The New Student Orientation Checklist will serve as your guide and main source of information about 2022 Orientation.  Click the TUC Logo to start.

We are here for you

You may leave the Orientation Checklist at any time. We will remember where you left off. Feel free to contact us if you have any questions or concerns as you navigate the orientation site.

Orientation will be on July 27, 28, 29, and July 31st

All general university orientation sessions and academic specific programs will be presented in-person. Please note that the events on July 27th - 29th are mandatory while the events on July 31st are voluntary. See the detailed schedule below.

COVID Antigen Test Requirement on July 26

All students will need to have a negative antigen COVID test within 24 hours before your arrival on Wednesday July 27th. In order to do this, on Tuesday July 26th, you may go to an outside testing facility; see here for details of local antigen testing sites make sure to scroll down to the "Where can I get a rapid antigen test?" section, or you can elect to get tested at Touro. See the available times to book an appointment on 7/26. Please note that home tests will NOT be allowed as verification. Results will need to be entered into Castle Branch in order to participate at orientation. If you do test positive you will not be able to attend in-person orientation and will have to watch orientation remotely; a link will be provided to positive individuals.

Orientation Schedule

July 27, 28, 29 and 31

Wednesday, July 27  9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Mandatory Campus Wide Orientation (Continental Breakfast and Lunch Provided)

Welcome and  TUC 's Day of Service

9:00 - 10:45 a.m. Check-In & Breakfast

10:45-11:30am Orientation Welcome Session

11:30-12:00pm Day of Service Activity Information

12:00-1:00pm Lunch

1:00-4:00pm Day of Service Volunteer Activity

4:00-5:00pm Ice Cream Social & Recap

Thursday, July 28  7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Mandatory Campus Wide Orientation (Continental Breakfast and Lunch Provided)

Mandatory  Orientation Continues

7:00 – 7:45 a.m. Check-in and Continental Breakfast

7:45 – 8:00 a.m. Transition time to the auditorium

8:00 – 8:30 a.m. Welcome and Panel of Directors Part 1

8:30 – 9:30 a.m. How to Succeed at TUC and Get Involved

9:30 – 9:45 a.m. Break

9:45 – 10:45 a.m. Diversity & Inclusion Session

10:45 – 11:15 a.m. Panel of Directors Part 2

11:15 – 11:30 a.m. Break

11:30 – 12:30 p.m. Professionalism Session

12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch

1:30 – 5:00 p.m. See your Academic Program for this detailed information.

Friday, July 29   7:00am-3:00pm (COM DO and Master programs will start at 8:30 a.m.)

Mandatory Orientation Continues

Please see your Academic Program for this detailed information.

Sunday, July 31

Voluntary Activities

10am-12pm In-Person Activites

Voluntary In-Person Activities: The TUC Student Government Association (SGA) will be hosting voluntary in-person fun activities for all new students.  Details and registration will be coming soon

3pm-5pm Drive -in Matinee Movie in Lander Hall Auditorium

TUC will be hosting a voluntary matinee movie. Details and registration will be coming soon.