The Macaulay staff and faculty are excited to meet you. We’re working hard to prepare for your arrival and have designed a series of activities to help you transition to life as a Macaulay student.
Orientation is the kick-off event to your First Year Co-Curricular Experience. All Orientation activities are required and will take place virtually—and in person—August 15-19th.
Complete Pre-Orientation session and activities prior to the first day of Orientation 8/15. Details will be provided to you in early August.
Day 1: Outward Bound
Sunday, 8/15 or Monday, 8/16
at John Jay College, 524 West 59th Street
3 1/2 hour session; time and date will be assigned to you in early August. Complete schedule will be available on Club Macaulay or the Macaulay Honors College App.
Day 2: Community Resources
11 AM – 4 PM (1 – 2 PM Lunch)
Complete schedule will be available on Club Macaulay or the Macaulay Honors College App.
Day 3: IDEA Sessions
Wednesday, 8/18 or Thursday, 8/19
8/18, 11:00-1:00: Baruch and Lehman
8/18, 2:00-4:00: Hunter and John Jay
8/19, 11:00-1:00: CSI and Brooklyn
8/19, 2:00-4:00: Queens and CCNY
You will receive an email close to the date of the event with information about how to join your session.
For questions about orientation, please email:
*if not applicable, due to medical or religious reasons you will be asked to provide a negative COVID-19 test result. We don’t know all of the specific health and safety requirements at this time and information may change but will communicate them shortly.