Welcome to START!

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Registration for START for Winter 2023 Students IS NOW OPEN!

Under your OSU To-Do's in Beaver Basecamp, click "Register for START" to get started.

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Some students mistakenly were sent a previous term's orientation sign-up email.  Our apologies! 

Winter term 2023 students should have received an email with instructions once sign-ups are open.


Orientation Dates for Incoming Winter 2023 Students

In person START sessions will be full days on campus with various activities. Virtual START sessions occur over a week, and mainly consist of asynchronous content to complete throughout a set time period. 

December 12th
January 5th

Virtual START will open on December 12th and close on December 30th.