Prepare for Orientation

Follow this simple checklist to prepare for your Orientation session.

  • Read all the information provided on the orientation web site so you are prepared. 
  • Make your reservations to attend orientation online or return the completed Orientation Reservation Form at least three weeks prior to your earliest orientation session preference. 
  • Make arrangements for Overnight_Housing if needed. University housing will only be available in May, June and July.
  • Make arrangements to take any required academic placement tests or optional foreign language assessments prior to orientation. 
  • Make sure the university has received all of your transcripts and transfer credits information from all previous institutions and all documents related to CAP/AP courses/credits.
  • If you need to change your major, notify the Office of the Registrar requesting this change. 
  • Update your address on myUSI if it has changed. 
  • Submit your immunization information to the University Health Center
  • Prepare for advising session
  • Students with disabilities requesting special accommodations must register with the Office of Disability Resources (812/464-1867). 


Bring these with you to Orientation

  • Orientation Confirmation
  • Student ID Number
  • myUSI username and password
  • Picture ID (driver's license or other ID)
  • Spending money.
  • Immunization information
  • Your questions and concerns