New Student Orientation

  • Prepare For What's Next

    New Student OrientationDean's New Student Orientation (NSO) program is designed to prepare you for a successful introduction to college. NSO is a day and a half long program that will allow you and your family to sample many aspects of Dean College. Along with fun activities, NSO (and ISO for international students) offers helpful workshops and informative presentations to make the transition to college as easy as possible.  Register now!

    The program will familiarize you and your family with the academic support, technology services and residence life programs available on campus. You'll also have a chance to meet our faculty and staff, connect with other Dean students, and make lots of new friends!

    Click here to register for one of the following NSO sessions:

    • NSO I – June 22-23
    • NSO II – June 25-26
    • NSO III – July 9-10

    For a sample of what the summer program looks like, please click on the following link:

    Student & Family Schedule
    NSO Program Brochure


    Massachusetts state law and College policy require that all students provide certain medical forms including immunization records and a physical exam. Please visit the Health Services webpage for more information and to access the required forms. Some of these forms are to be completed by the student's primary care physician

    Have you reserved on-campus housing? After you pay the enrollment deposit and receive your Dean College email account and password, you can log in to Today@Dean and complete the online Housing and Dining Request form.

    Return to the Accepted Students page.

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  • New Student Orientation

  • The faculty and staff have made sure that I have been taking steps in the right direction to ensure a bigger and brighter future than I have ever imagined.

    Jessica Pretty

    B.A. in Dance