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Knight U: Orientation

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Knight U: Orientation is designed to enhance your understanding of our academic advising approach, majors of interest and resources that will allow you to experience the Bellarmine difference during your time on campus. These sessions will connect you with faculty, staff, current students, and other future Knights.

We will also be hosting a Summer Social on Friday, July 15, 2022. This event is a great opportunity to get to campus, have some fun and connect with your future classmates. Please keep an eye out for more information going forward.  

Knight U Dates

Saturday, April 23
  9 AM - 12 PM

Thursday, May 19
  9 AM - 12 PM
  2 PM - 5 PM

Wednesday, June 8
  9 AM - 12 PM
  2 PM - 5 PM

Friday, June 24 (Virtual/Make-up Option)
  9 AM - 12 PM

2022 Knight U: Orientation Schedule
Time  Event  Content
ALL
9:00am or 2:00pmWelcome Welcome and overview of the day
STUDENT
9:30am-10:00am
or
2:30pm-3:00pm
Small Group Experience Time to connect with your future classmates and current Bellarmine students
FAMILY
9:30am-10:00am
or
12:30pm-3:00pm
The College Transition & University Support An engaging conversation around the college transition process and how Bellarmine will support your student
ALL
10:15am-10:50am or
3:15pm-3:50pm 
Advising 101 Student Success Center & Athletic Advisors will discuss Bellarmine's core curriculum, credits to graduation, first-year advising framework, schedule development, AP/IB/Dual credit process and Advising next steps
11:00am-11:40am
or
4:00pm-4:40pm
School Meetings  Students and families will be able to learn more about their student's major or program of interest while engaging with current faculty and staff   
11:45am-12:00pm
or
4:45pm-5:00pm
Next Steps & Keys to SuccessCover those items that need to be completed prior to the fall semester. Also, highlight support and resources that will aid in your transition to Bellarmine
Academic Advisor One-On-One

Once you have completed your Knight U: Orientation program you will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one with your advisor and discuss your schedule for the fall. Your advisor will help make sense of your degree requirements, general education requirements and how to help set up your schedule to ensure your success academically. This meeting will allow you and your advisor to solidify your schedule and make any changes if necessary. You will have the option to schedule these in-person, virtual or over the phone.