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Welcome New Zags to Gonzaga University!

Fall Orientation Weekend will take place August 26 - August 29, 2022

Held before classes begin in August, Fall New Student Orientation is a program to help you get ready to #BeAZag! Fall New Student Orientation begins with Move-In Day and includes programs and activities to set you up for success both inside and outside the classroom and help you thrive in your new community. We are thrilled to welcome you to campus and join you as you begin to "Ignite YOUR Spirit" for Gonzaga University!

Gonzaga University offers students and families four different Orientation Programs consisting of Pre-Orientation Programs, Fall New Student Orientation, Spring New Student Orientation, and Parent and Family Orientation. To learn more about each program and the First Year Experience Programs office, click the appropriate link to the right.

Fall New Student Orientation Move-In Info

Zags will move into their residence halls at the start of Orientation Weekend. For more information on the move-in process visit or email Housing & Residence Life at

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