Welcome to Defiance College!
Your next step as an accepted DC student is to sign up for Orientation 2017. On this page you will find everything you need to register for an Orientation day and to understand what will be taking place.
We are looking forward to seeing you. If you have any questions or require special
accommodations feel free to call us at
419-783-2359 between 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
What is Orientation?
Orientation is an exciting event where you will meet your future classmates, schedule
your classes for fall semester, navigate your way through the resources available
to all Defiance College students, and discover how you will DEFY the ordinary.
During orientation, you and your parents will...
receive information about campus life and college support services available to students to help successfully transition into the college environment
interact with our amazing student Orientation Leaders
mingle with the DC Family during the all-campus gathering
consult with faculty advisors and plan your fall class schedule
meet with staff members from offices throughout the DC Campus
and depart with your official DC student ID!
Register online using the appropriate form:
Confirm enrollment by submitting your $150 (full-time students only)
|Freshman Orientations*||Express Orientations|
|Friday, June 16, 2017||[Freshmen] Monday, August 7, 2017|
|Friday, June 23, 2017||[Transfers/Nontraditional] Wednesday, May 10, 2017|
|[Transfers/Nontraditional] Friday, August 11, 2017|
Send before Orientation:
College Transcripts – If you completed College Credit Plus (CCP) classes and received college credit, you MUST send us your official college transcripts in order to receive credit during our scheduling process (if applicable).
Bring day of Orientation or Express Registration:
A copy of your Health Insurance Information/Card (both front and back)
Required forms to complete before Orientation: