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Welcome Week

We are glad you’ve chosen to pursue your education at Vanguard. There are so many exciting things awaiting you as you begin this new chapter.

New Student Orientation includes both an online orientation - Lion 101 - and in-person orientation - Welcome Week - required for all students. Clear your calendar and plan to attend all Welcome Week activities.

Download the Vanguard University app for more details and a schedule of activities:

Lion 101

All students must complete Lion 101 online prior to attending Welcome Week. Complete this program over at your own pace and get stoked for life at VU!


Welcome Week

Welcome week is an essential part of making a successful transition to Vanguard. During orientation, you will be introduced to faculty, staff and students who are here to support you and help you learn the in's and out's of campus!


Residential Students

Spring NSO Info coming soon!

Commuter Students

Spring NSO Info coming soon!


Welcome Week FAQs

Family BBQ Tickets

Tickets available to purchase during check-in.