University of Southern Indiana

Orientation Checklist

Screaming Eagles Orientation


◊ Select the orientation program designed for you. 

New Student Orientation
Transfer and Adult Student Orientation
Online Orientation

◊ Select your orientation date

Orientation occurs April through August. As sessions get full, they will not be available on the online registration form. Make sure to register for orientation as soon as possible.

◊ Invite your parents or guardians to Parent and Family Orientation

Research shows parent involvement has a positive effect on a student's transition to the University. Encourage your parents or family members to attend. Select an orientation date together and remember to sign them up when you register. They will attend the Parent and Family Orientation which is a separate program. 

◊ Complete Placement Testing

◊ Submit transcripts for any college coursework.

If you have taken any college coursework (in high school or at another college) that can be considered for college credit, you must request that the college(s) send an official transcript to USI Admission for evlaution. College coursework take at your high school requires submission of a transcript from the college offering the college credit, even if it also appears on your high school transcript.

◊ Change major or address

Your declared major is used to coordinate advising and registration. If you have decided to change your major since your acceptance to the University, contact the Registrar’s Office immediately to change your major. Log in to your USI email account and email ; include your full name, student ID number, and the major you wish to declare. If you have changed your address or other contact information, go to myUSI and select Personal Information to submit the current information, or visit the Registrar's Office. 


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