Register For Orientation

To register for Orientation, select your major from the drop down menu organized by school or college, and follow the instructions.

  - College of Arts and Sciences (CAS)

Remember to activate your OU accounts using the instructions on the the NetID Activation page before registering below. 

To schedule your Transfer Student Orientation, the College of Arts and Sciences academic advising office requests that you call their front desk at 248-370-4567.

*Please make sure you are using your OU email account to correspond with all university departments/offices.

  - School of Business (SBA)

Remember to activate your OU accounts using the instructions on the the NetID Activation page before registering below. 

To schedule your Transfer Student Orientation, contact the School of Business Administration academic advising office by emailing sbaug@oakland.edu or calling (248) 370-3285.  You will be connected with a business academic adviser who will conduct a virtual orientation with you. *Please make sure you are using your OU email account to correspond with all university departments/offices.

  - School of Education and Human Services (SEHS)

Remember to activate your OU accounts using the instructions on the the NetID Activation page before registering below. 

If your major is Elementary Education or Human Resource Development, schedule your Transfer Student Orientation by emailing the School of Education and Human Services academic advising office at edadvise@oakland.edu. Students who plan to attend classes at the Macomb University Center can contact Laurie Shano at ltshano@oakland.edu to schedule their Transfer Student Orientation. *Please make sure you are using your OU email account to correspond with all university departments/offices.

Your orientation program will take place on the phone or through Google Hangouts Meet. Your academic adviser will email you a link to the meeting prior to your orientation.

Note: Students who are in the Secondary Teacher Education Program (STEP) will need to attend an orientation with the College of Arts and Sciences. To schedule your Transfer Student Orientation, the College of Arts and Sciences academic advising office requests that you call their front desk at 248-370-4567.

  - School of Engineering and Computer Science (SECS)

Remember to activate your OU accounts using the instructions on the the NetID Activation page before registering below. 

To schedule your Transfer Student Orientation, contact the School of Engineering and Computer Science academic advising office by emailing secsadvising@oakland.edu.  You will be contacted to schedule a virtual orientation. *Please make sure you are using your OU email account to correspond with all university departments/offices.

  - School of Health Sciences (SHS)

Remember to activate your OU accounts using the instructions on the the NetID Activation page before registering below. *Please make sure you are using your OU email account to correspond with all university departments/offices.

To schedule your Transfer Student Orientation, call the School of Health Sciences academic advising office at (248) 370-2369 and leave a detailed message, including a phone number to reach you. A member of the professional advising team will connect with you to schedule your orientation session. Please note that our calls may be from a blocked number, so please be sure to answer.

We are extending phone or virtual orientation sessions with dedicated time for you to meet with your major's assigned academic adviser. The adviser will provide information on course scheduling and major requirements, assist you with registration and answer any major specific questions.

  - School of Nursing (SON)

Remember to activate your OU accounts using the instructions on the the NetID Activation page before registering below. *Please make sure you are using your OU email account to correspond with all university departments/offices.

Pre-Nursing

To schedule your Transfer Student Orientation, please fill out the Pre-Nursing Transfer Student Orientation Registration FormIn order to complete the form you will need to log out of all other personal Google email accounts, then log in with your OU NetID and password. 

RN-BSN

To schedule your Transfer Student Orientation, please send an email to nrsinfo@oakland.edu.  Please include your full name, your major (RN-BSN Degree Completion) and your Grizzly ID number in the email. The RN-BSN academic adviser will respond to the email with further direction.

Integrative Studies

Remember to activate your OU accounts using the instructions on the the NetID Activation page before registering below.

To schedule your Transfer Student Orientation (TSO), contact the Bachelor of Integrative Studies academic advising office by emailing bis@oakland.edu. Please use the subject line “TSO Appointment.” An academic adviser will contact you to schedule a virtual orientation. *Please make sure you are using your OU email account to correspond with all university departments/offices.

Undecided Students

Remember to activate your OU accounts using the instructions on the the NetID Activation page before registering below. 

OU provides advising specifically for those who are undecided. The First Year Advising Center will assist you in selecting your major. To schedule your Transfer Student Orientation, contact the First Year Advising Center by emailing fyac@oakland.edu or calling (248) 370-3227.  You will be contacted to schedule a virtual orientation. *Please make sure you are using your OU email account to correspond with all university departments/offices.