Move In and Orientation

Move In Day

As a Park Pirate, you enter into a tradition founded upon faith in yourself and willingness to labor with integrity and vigor. We welcome you into that tradition and will be with you along your journey!  

This year, move in day is Friday, August 11th, 2017 and starts at 9am-2pm. If you haven't already, please check out our list of "what to bring" by clicking the link here and logging into your MyPark portal. Please contact the Office of Residence Life at with any questions. 

New Student Orientation



New Student (both Transfer Student and First Time Freshman) Orientation will be on August 12th, 2017 at the Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel, starting at 9am. RSVP by filling out the form below or click here ( We will be sending out the full orientation schedule soon, so check your Park email.


Online Student Orientation

If you Park University Journey is starting online, we have an Orientation just for you. We have partnered with our learning management system (Canvas) to provide you orientation through the very platform you will be using for your online classes. You will have access to your new student orientation non-credit course, entitled "SOS101 - Student Orientation and Services" two weeks before your course begins. You can also find the course by logging into Canvas and clicking the link here: