New Student Orientation

Welcome to the iSchool at University of Maryland! 

Mark your calendars with the upcoming orientation dates:

Schedule of New Student Orientations

  • August 15: MIM Orientation Form Due (Part 1) 
  • August 20: UMD Graduate Student Orientation (register here
  • August 20-24: International Student Orientation (schedule here
  • August 22: iSchool Orientation (register here) 
  • August 22: MIM Orientation (Part 2) 


All iSchool and MIM orientations are required. Information about the iSchool and MIM orientations will be sent via email.

International students should check their ISSS schedule to see which sessions have mandatory attendance.

If you have any questions with regard to the above information please direct them to .