Centre’s Class of 2022 settles in during new student orientation

The 2018-19 academic year has officially begun at Centre College, with first-year students having completed new student orientation and starting their first week of classes. The 365 members in the Class of 2022 had a chance to prepare for their college journey during Centre’s annual orientation week, which gives students five days to transition to

By |2018-08-28T17:45:41-04:00August 28th, 2018|New Student Orientation, News|

New student survey demonstrates high student satisfaction with orientation programming

Known for its personal connections, Centre College organizes a four-day new student orientation for first-year students that, as a recent survey indicates, makes students feel welcome at their new Kentucky home. This survey of 254 incoming students revealed that 84 percent of respondents had a good orientation experience. Many remarked at the speed at which

By |2018-05-29T16:05:10-04:00October 12th, 2017|Community Service, New Student Orientation, News|

First-year students to read The Underground Railroad

First-year students entering Centre College this fall will read Colson Whitehead’s The Underground Railroad, a riveting novel about the human costs of slavery set in the decades before the American Civil War. Colson will be on campus Oct. 2, 2017, to give the annual First-Year Book Convocation at 7:30 pm in Newlin Hall. The College

By |2018-06-19T13:45:33-04:00April 10th, 2017|New Student Orientation, News|