Whether you are joining Seahawk Nation at the West Palm Beach, Florida campus, entering Timberwolf Country at the Midland, Michigan campus; all new students must attend an Orientation session.

Florida Seahawks

Welcome to Seahawk Nation!
2014-2015 Orientation

  • Registration
  • Take Care of "Business Matters"
  • Meet Staff & Faculty Advisors
  • Check out the Residence Halls.


  • July 31 - August 1, 2014 - Orientation & Fall Athletes Move-in (primarily for student-athletes, but any new student is welcome)
  • August 2 - 4, 2014 - Athletic Student Orientation & Welcome

Orientation Schedule

Athletic Fall Sports First Day of Practice: 
August 4, 2014

Athletic Orientation Meeting:
August 24, 2014 (mandatory for all student-athletes)

Move into Residence Halls: 
August 21, 2014
Fall Athletes Early Move-in July 31 - August 1, 2014

Welcome Weekend

*Mandatory for all Florida Campus Students
August 22 - 23, 2014

Welcome Weekend Schedule

Northwood Timberwolves

Now Entering Timberwolf Country

At Orientation, you will:

  • learn what it means to be a Northwood University Timberwolf,
  • register for classes (transfer students may register prior to Orientation),
  • meet your academic advisors,
  • consult with other NU representatives and faculty, and
  • receive your student ID.

Information regarding registering for Orientation will be mailed to committed (deposited) students in early February. If you are interested in taking the English and/or Math Challenge exam(s), please be sure to register to do so when signing up for Orientation.

Committed students may register for Orientation at my.northwood.edu.

Fall Orientation

NEW STUDENT ORIENTATIONFreshman and Transfer Students

Thursday, August 21, 2014


Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Orientation Schedule

Welcome Weekend

*Mandatory for all Michigan Campus Students
August 22 - 24, 2014

Welcome Weekend Schedule

Classes Begin

August 25, 2014

If you have any questions regarding Orientation or if we may be of additional assistance, please contact Admissions at 800.622.9000 or e-mail Florida Admissions at fladmit@northwood.edu or Michigan Admissions atmiadmit@northwood.edu