Montclair State Orientation Experience

Welcome to Montclair State University! Now that you've decided to join us in Red Hawk Country, it's time to prepare for your new journey. The Montclair State Orientation Experience is designed to help you begin your college journey successfully and make a smooth transition to our University.

Our Orientation programs are comprehensive and designed to help you connect with the various academic and support services on campus. They are designed with the specific needs of each population in mind and provide you with the necessary tools to be successful once you start classes.


Orientation is:

  • Mandatory.

  • Where you will receive your Montclair State University ID.

  • When you will get to connect with fellow peers.

  • Where you will learn about the university's policies and procedures.

  • When you will connect with faculty and staff members .

  • When you will take the next step into your future.

What’s Next?

Be sure to explore the tab on the left of this screen that most closely identifies you as a student. There, you will find specific information for you about your upcoming orientation and/or relevant information as it pertains to your transition. Again, welcome to Red Hawk Country!