Orientation

Undergrad & Grad Students

  • Undergraduate Students
    Undergraduate Orientation

    All new undergraduate students are required to attend First-Year Orientation August 18 - 24. Explore the full orientation schedule, including information around move-in day, here.

    Meal Plan
  • Graduate Students
    Graduate Orientation

    All new CIM graduate students are required to attend the Graduate Orientation August 21 - 24. Explore the full orientation schedule to learn more and plan for the day.

    Orientation Highlights

    During the orientation, you will meet fellow graduates and hear from President Hogle, Dean Bundra and other academic leaders at CIM. Other activities include:

    • An introduction to music theory and sight singing
    • Learning about student support services and resources at CIM and CWRU 
    • Participating in CIM's official Day of Service
  • International Students
    International Student Orientation

    All new incoming international students are required to attend the International Student Orientation August 14 - 17. At the orientation, you will meet fellow students and gain a wealth of useful information, including: 

    • Maintaining your Visa status 
    • Acclimating yourself to American culture and life at CIM 
    • Utilizing academic advising 
    • Understanding work opportunities in the US 
    • Student support services available at CIM and CWRU 
    • Establishing bank accounts, ID cards, etc.

    Explore the full orientation schedule to learn more. 

    Move-in Day for Undergrads

    International undergraduate students should plan to arrive and move into Cutter House on Wednesday, August 14 from 12-5pm. Move-in day information can be found in the orientation schedule.