• Summer Orientation

    At Summer Orientation, new students and their guests are welcomed into the Gannon family.  As you move through your full-day Orientation program, you will engage first-hand with the comprehensive, values-centered experience at the heart of our University community.  You will encounter the hospitality of the students, administrators, faculty and staff who will help you feel at home at Gannon.  You will connect with faculty and peers from your academic communities.  You will leave with a clear understanding of what it takes to be a successful Gannon student and will create a vision for that success.

    This program is required for all incoming students.

    There are 6 sessions for you to choose from. 

    • Session 1: Monday, June 24
    • Session 2: Wednesday, June 26
    • Session 3: Friday, June 28
    • Session 4: Wednesday, July 10
    • Session 5:  Friday, July 12
    • Session 6: Saturday, July 13

    Session registration will be open on February 1, 2019.  Registration is first-come, first-serve.  All session will be capped at 150 students.  Once each session is full, students can call in and request to be added to a waiting list in case of cancellations.

    If you have any questions about the program, please contact 814.871.7138.

    Learn more about orientation by watching the following video


    Time Student Schedule Guest Schedule 
    8:00 AM Rolling Registration (Waldron 1st Floor) & Breakfast (Beyer Cafeteria)
    9:45 AM Welcome to the Gannon Experience (Hammermill Center)
    10:15 AM Life as a Knight Life as a Resident (Yehl Ballroom) & Life as a Commuter (Waldron 219)
    11:30 AM igKnight Your Passion (Nash Library) Financing Your College Experience (Yehl Ballroom)
    12:15 PM Small Group Debrief or Honors Session We Care: Health & Safety Collaborative (Zurn 104)
    1:00 PM Lunch (Yehl Ballroom) & Resource Fair (Waldron)
    2:15 PM Academic Program Meetings 
    3:00 PM Academic Program Meetings Supporting Your Student through Academic Expectations (Zurn 104)
    4:00 PM What's Next? - Farewell for Now (Friendship Green)
    4:30 PM  

    Student-Athlete Meetings, Commuter Ice Cream Social, Campus Tours and Technology Setup

Gannon University Institute for Health and Cyber Knowledge (I-HACK)

Gannon University announces the launch of the Institute for Health and Cyber Knowledge (I-HACK).