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Thank you for joining us at New England College. We can’t wait for you to arrive on campus, and work hard to create orientation experiences that aim to connect you to our campus. Preparing students to succeed is what we are all about at NEC!

Summer Orientation – The Pilgrimage

Connect with your classmates, your campus, and your academics by attending a Pilgrimage session! The Pilgrimage is a daylong orientation program designed specifically for deposited incoming students. There is no fee to attend. We can’t wait to meet you!

Login to the enrollment portal. There are four dates to choose from so select the date that works best for you.

  • Thursday, June 29, 2017
  • Friday, June 30, 2017
  • Friday, July 21, 2017
  • Saturday, July 22, 2017

Registration is now open!

To see a sample schedule for both parents and student click here. Families who wish to stay in the area before or after the program can find a list of hotel accommodations here.

All students wishing to partake in the Pilgrimage must be a deposited student. If you are not a deposited student, please call the Office of Admission at 603.428.2223.

Fall Orientation and Welcome Weekend

Incoming students (first year and transfer) who are not playing a fall sport will move onto campus on Friday, August 25, 2017, with the check-in process beginning at 8:00 a.m. Orientation will take place Friday, August 25 through Sunday, August 27. Classes begin on Monday, August 28.  New students who are commuting are also expected to participate in the fall orientation program.  A complete schedule of events for the weekend will be available on August 1, 2017.

If you are an incoming student and playing a fall sport, you should contact your coach directly to find out your move-in date.

Welcome Weekend is an opportunity for the incoming class to get to know the campus, their peers, and the policies at NEC before starting the semester.