Portland New Student Orientation

The Purpose of On-Campus Orientation

Our on-campus Orientation is designed to provide you with the most important information you will need to be successful in your studies at Western. During orientation, you will have an opportunity to meet President Randy Roberts and hear firsthand his vision for the seminary and heart for you as a student. You will meet other students in your degree program, learn how your program has been designed to equip you for ministry, get your questions answered, and receive tools to equip you in your first year and beyond.

Orientation Schedule

New Student Orientation for Spring 2020 is scheduled for Tuesday, January 7.
Check-in for MA Counseling (and GSD-C) students begins at 8:30 AM and at 9:30 AM for all divinity students. Please arrive 15 minutes early for check-in.
Lunch will begin at 12 pm. Activites will conclude at 3:15 pm. Guests are welcome.

Sample SchedulE From Fall 2019 

Orientation RSVP

Are you planning on attending orientation? We want to learn a bit more about you. Complete the Get to Know You form, so we can be prepared to best serve you as you begin your journey at Western Seminary.

Get to Know You Form