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Welcome to Gonzaga University!

New Student Orientation Summer Sessions

New Student Orientation is a program to help you get ready to be a Zag! New Student Orientation 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 your journey at Gonzaga University!

Summer Session Dates

Session 1: July 14-16
Session 2: July 17-19
Session 3: July 21-23
Session 4: July 24-26
Session 5: July 28-30

Registration instructions are sent to the email address students applied with upon confirmation of enrollment by paying your deposit for the Fall 2024 semester. Registration confirmation, along with all future communications from New Student and Family Programs, will be sent to zagmail.

A tentative schedule will be available soon.

All new Zags will stay on campus in Coughlin Hall for their new student orientation session.

These sessions are for students only. Parent and Family members are invited to attend Parent and Family Orientation taking place during Move-In and Welcome Weekend, August 23-25. Registration for Parent and Family Orientation will open in the late spring/early summer.

Zags will move into their residence halls on Friday, August 23rd, 2024. For more information on the move-in process visit

Please contact New Student & Family Programs with any questions at


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