Transitions Pre-Orientation Program

Transitions (held prior to new student orientation) is a free of cost pre-orientation program for incoming first-year multicultural students, sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs.

Students are introduced to integral support services and resources through a series of presentations and activities. Students are also provided with an opportunity to network with fellow UD students, faculty, staff, and administrators.

Students attending Transitions may also participate in other pre-orientation programs on campus (ie., Honors Student Welcome, Camp Blue). After registration is complete, students will receive directions on how to apply for early arrival. 


Registration Opens June 1

Transitions Registration is free and required, in order to participate.  Please register by Monday, July 31st if you would like to participate in Transitions and live on campus. If you are commuting, you can still register at the same website. The registration process should take no more than five minutes to complete. Space is limited, sign up ASAP.

3 Steps:

  • Step 1: To complete the early arrival application and Transitions registration please visit  log-in with your UD username/password.

  • Step 2: Click on Application at the top of the page

  • Step 3: Select Transitions 2017

    • Move in Date August 17th

It's that easy!

Remember you can participate in all 3 programs Transitions, Honors and Camp Blue programs, if you are signed up.

You and your family are also invited to attend the Office of Multicultural Affairs Welcome Reception on Saturday, August 19 at 6 pm in Kennedy Union. You will have the opportunity to meet the President of UD, faculty, staff, and students.  

If you have questions feel free to call us at 937-229-3634, email us at ,or stop by our office. We’re happy to answer any and all of your questions. We look forward to seeing you in August!


Another opportunity to get connected

Click here if you are interested in participating in the P.E.E.R.S. mentoring program.

Contact Us

Office of Multicultural Affairs

Alumni Hall 
300 College Park 
Dayton, Ohio 45469