Welcome to Northern!
Thank you for choosing Montana State University-Northern to continue your education. Ask questions; learn about yourself; enjoy the experience to its fullest. Welcome to the family!
All new freshmen and transfers students must attend
Friday, August 25th
|8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Offices Open
Business Office – Cowan Hall 207
Student Central – Cowan Hall 213
Advising • Admissions • Financial Aid
Campus Tours – 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.
Registrar's Office – Cowan Hall 220
ITS - Cowan Hall 117B
Teaching and Learning Excellence Center – Cowan Hall 110
Info Desk – Student Union Building
Vande Bogart Library
|10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m||Residence Hall Check-In – SUB Ballrom|
|2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Open Houses –
Little River Institute
Multicultural & Diversity Center
|5:00 p.m.||Dinner with MSUN RAs (Family is welcome!)|
|6:30pm||Keynote Speaker-Don Wetzel, Jr.
American Indian Youth Development Coordinator/OPI
Everyone is welcome!- SUB Ballroom
Saturday, August 26th
|8:00 am||Orientation Registration – Armory Gym Southwest Entrance|
|9:00 am||Orientation Kick-off|
|9:45 am||Student Sessions|
|9:45 am||Parent Sessions|
|Noon||Farewell Lunch with the Family – SUB Food Court|
|1:00 pm||Student Sessions|
|4:00 pm||Peer Group Sessions|
|5:00 pm||BBQ with Chancellor Kegel- – Sub East Lawn sponsored by Northern Alumni Foundation|
|6:30 pm||National Guard Laser Tag and Paintball – SUB Lawn|
|7:00 pm||Activities in the SUB|
|10:00 pm||“Lights” Snacks – MacKenzie Hall and Morgan Hall Lounges|
Monday, August 28th
Fall Classes Begin
If you are a person with a disability and desire any assistive devices, services, or other accommodations to participate in this event, contact contact Tracey Jette (406) 265-3566 during business hours of 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Mountain Time, Monday-Friday at least 10 working days before the event.