New Student Orientation

Congratulations and Welcome to Roger Williams University!

We are looking forward to your arrival to Roger Williams University! Whether you are a first-year student or a transfer student, our Orientation Sessions are designed to help you learn about RWU, meet other students and navigate your success for the start of the Fall 2024 Semester. 

Please note: Transfer students who have less than 24 credits transferring into RWU will need to attend the First-Year Students Orientation and should visit that page. Questions regarding Transfer Students and their Orientation session, can speak with Carol Sacchetti, Assistant Dean of Students at 401-254-3385 or email

Please use left-hand navigation to find all orientation options. 

Questions about New Student & Family Orientation?

Please email our staff at or call our office at 401-254-3385