Spring New Student Orientation 2023

Saturday, January 14, 2023

New Student Orientation gives new students and their guests the chance to become more acquainted with: the services that Adams State University offers to support students, the Adams State campus community, and the city of Alamosa, and it also allows new students to begin building connections with other new and returning students.

Student Registration

New Student Orientation Schedule at a Glance!

**Please note, some events are for students only. During some of these events, there will also be different events for families/guests occurring at the same time.**

Saturday, January 14

8:00 am: Check-In – Student Union Building Mall Court
9:00 am-9:40 am: Orientation Welcome – Carson Auditorium
9:45 am-10:25 am: Faculty/Staff Meet & Greet **Students Only** – Student Union Building Banquet Rooms
10:30 am-11:30 am: Introduction to Title IX and Counseling Services – Carson Auditorium
11:35 am-12:15 pm: Campus Tour – Around Campus
12:15 am-1:15 pm: Lunch – Student Union Building Banquet Rooms
1:30 pm-2:30 pm: Student Resource Presentations 1 – Carson Auditorium
2:30 pm-2:40 pm: Break
2:40 pm-3:40 pm: Student Resource Presentations 2 – Carson Auditorium
3:45 pm-4:30 pm: Student Panel – Carson Auditorium

Click here for the Parent Schedule

Lodging Options

If you are looking for a place to stay overnight in Alamosa, check out the following hotels in Alamosa.

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The Adams Experience

Your experience at Adams extends beyond the classroom through extracurriculars on-campus and within the San Luis Valley. Learn more about The Adams Experience.


Have immediate questions about New Student Orientation? Contact the NSO Team or take a look at the Orientation FAQs page.

Health and Safety

The Adams State Team wants to ensure the health and safety of those attending. Masks are optional on campus. Adams State will do its part to avoid any spread of COVID-19. Visit our COVID-19 page to learn more.