Orientation at Berklee

If you are spending your first year on the Valencia, Spain, campus, please see First Year Abroad orientation.
If you are attending the Berklee Summer Initiative (BSI) Pre-Orientation, please see the BSI page. The BSI is a first-year program at Berklee College of Music that focuses on fostering a strong sense of African American community and cultural understanding on campus. The BSI program comprises an orientation that gives students early access to the BSI community and leadership, a mentoring program, and academic and social programming throughout the year. Learn more on the BSI page, and follow us on Facebook and Instagram.
If you are attending International Student Pre-Orientation beginning August 28, 2019, please view the schedule on the International Student Services page

Welcome to Berklee

Berklee is excited for you to join our community of creative and talented students.

Orientation is designed to assist you in discovering everything that Berklee offers and to prepare you for success in your first semester. The orientation schedule includes a variety of programs to help you get to know Berklee, from preparing for classes and connecting with campus resources to getting involved and meeting new friends. Make sure you register for orientation and that your accompanying family member(s) register for Berklee's Family Orientation, too.

Your first week at Berklee will no doubt be busy, rewarding, and, most of all, fun. If you have questions, please contact the New Student and Family Programs team at nsfp@berklee.edu. We are here to help you make the most of your Berklee experience starting with your first week and throughout your time at Berklee.


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