Welcome, New Silverswords!
We are excited to welcome you and your family to the Chamiande ‘ohana. At New Student Orientation, you’ll meet with faculty, connect with new Silverswords and learn about the many resources, services and opportunities available to you, making your transition to Chaminade as smooth as possible. Our program is designed to prepare you for the academic rigor and introduce you to our traditions and values. We look forward to seeing you soon!
All new first-year, transfer and exchange students are expected to attend New Student Orientation. Our activities and sessions are designed to provide a foundation for your academic and student life success by linking you to many campus services and resources. Orientation assists first-year students in bridging the gap between high school and college, and it offers transfer students an opportunity to easily transition to Chaminade University.
During orientation, you will:
- Explore campus;
- Get to know new Silverswords;
- Connect with faculty and learn about academic life;
- Learn how to get involved on campus;
- Learn about student resources and services;
- Learn about safety, security and emergency preparedness on-campus and on Oahu; and
- Discover community at Chaminade and our expectations regarding student behavior.
Meet the students who will assist you with your journey to becoming a part of the Chaminade ‘ohana.
Parents and families are welcome to attend orientation. We have specialized information sessions just for you.
Review a list of questions commonly asked about New Student Orientation. If you have more questions, please contact us!
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Advising and Career Development at (808 735-4815 or firstname.lastname@example.org.