Missoula College Orientation

The Orientations are designed to help you prepare for your first semester at Missoula College.

Spring Admits:

Option 1: Spring Orientation: January 19, 2017

Spring Orientation is designed to provide you with an early college experience with your future classmates and campus. Program is one day with an optional second day, so plan your travel accordingly.

For students without ACT, SAT or Compass scores and need writing placement, your opportunity to take the UM Writing Diagnostic Exam is at 1:00pm on Thursday, January 19th, 2017. Students living in the Residence Halls can move in early to their room, but will pay an early-arrival fee of $21 per night until January 21, the official move-in day for the Residence Halls.

Register for Spring Orientation (Registration begins early November)
To simplify this process, please use the registration link provided to you in your invitation email.

Fall Admits:

Option 1: Summer Orientation: June 29, 2017

Summer Orientation is designed to provide you with an early college experience with your future classmates and campus. Program is a half day with an optional second day, so plan your travel accordingly.

  • Students admitted to the General Associate of Arts (A.A.) degree program will choose between a session from 8 a.m. - noon or noon - 4 p.m.
  • Students admitted to all other degree programs will attend a session from 8 a.m. - noon.

Register for Summer Orientation (Registration is closed)
To simplify this process, please use the registration link provided to you in your invitation email.

Option 2: Fall Orientation: August 28, 2017

Fall Orientation is designed for students who do not attend Summer Orientation. Students will get the same information, while making only one trip to Missoula right before classes begin. Program is one day with an optional second day, so plan your travel accordingly.

Students living in the Residence Halls can move in early to their room, but will pay an early-arrival fee of $21 per night until the official move-in day for the Residence Halls.

Register for Fall Orientation (Registration is closed)
To simplify this process, please use the registration link provided to you in your invitation email.

Additional Information

Be sure to complete these steps prior to the Orientation. Missoula College students are welcome to attend additional orientation events at the University of Montana once they attend a Missoula College orientation/registration.

Have Questions?

If you have any questions about Missoula College Orientation, please email MCadmissions@umontana.edu or call (406) 243-7882.