Fall Entering Student Orientation
Sunday, August 31, 2014–Saturday, September 6, 2014
Before You Arrive
Before you arrive on campus, complete all necessary administrative requirements, including submission of your tuition payment, immunization records, high school transcripts, and health waivers.
To check the status of your administrative requirements:
- Log in to berklee.edu using the ID and password sent to you by Admissions.
- Select "Campus Tools," then "My Berklee" from the menu at the top right.
- Log in to MyBerklee, then select "Students" on the right.
- Select "Online Check-In Requirements" from the Check-In menu.
Any outstanding check-in requirments will be listed there. It is important to complete all of these requirements before you arrive. You will not be able to check in, receive your laptop, or receive your course schedule until you have submitted all of your administrative requirements.
Please note that entering students cannot check in online. Entering students must check in on campus when they arrive for orientation. For more information on steps you need to complete prior to check-in, visit the Accepted Students page.
When You Arrive
Move-in begins on Sunday, August 31. Students living on campus will receive information regarding their assigned residence halls and their move-in schedules from the Housing Department. If you have questions about housing policies or the move-in process, visit the housing page or contact the Housing Office.
Students living off campus should proceed directly to check-in at the Student Activities Center.
Fall 2014 Orientation Schedule
Orientation week is full of both informative and fun events and activities to help you learn about Berklee, get to know Boston, and meet other new Berklee students. The fall 2014 orientation schedule will contain of full week of activities, including:
- Information sessions presented by various Berklee offices and departments
- Completion of any remaining assessments to help determine your first semester schedule, including placement auditions and the Entering Student Proficiency Assessment
- Jam sessions and open mic nights
- Peer advising meetings
- And many more fun events to welcome you and your new classmates to Berklee!
Visit this page throughout the summer for updated information about orientation and more details on the orientation schedule. When you arrive on campus on August 31, you will receive a detailed orientation schedule with descriptions and locations for each event.
For more information about orientation, visit the Orientation FAQ.
Questions? Contact Berklee Orientation or call Student Activities at 617 747-2560.
Accessibility and Accommodation
We are committed to welcoming and accommodating all entering students and their families at our check-in and orientation activities. Participants who need assistance or accommodations to fully experience the week's events are encouraged to contact the Counseling and Advising Center and the Student Activities Center well in advance, as some accommodations take time to implement. In consultation with the Counseling and Advising Center, we will provide reasonable and appropriate accommodations.
The following offices will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Office of Admissions
921 Boylston Street, Suite 600
Office of Scholarships and Student Employment
921 Boylston Street, Suite 622
Office of Financial Aid
921 Boylston Street, Suite 220
Office of the Bursar
921 Boylston Street, Suite 240
Office of the Registrar
921 Boylston Street, Suite 120
For further information…
Visit the Orientation FAQ.
If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact us at email@example.com.