It's time to complete your orientation in Canvas! Once you log in select "Dashboard" to view your 2020 student orientation course. For additional information about Canvas, visit our eLearning page.
Welcome to Salem State!
At orientation, you will register for classes, learn about campus, and begin your adventure as a new student! Orientation is mandatory for all new students.
Orientation is Moving Online
To prioritize the health and well-being of students and staff, orientation has been moved to an online format.
Whether online or in person, your successful transition to becoming a Viking is our priority! Our virtual experience will help you gain the essential tools and resources to achieve your goals, successfully register for fall classes, and begin making new friends and connections.
Next Steps for Online Orientation
Orientation sign-ups will be available in Navigator beginning on November 9!
Orientation will be available in Canvas on November 30.
Our professors, staff, and student leaders are looking forward to seeing you. Please make sure to check your Salem State email regularly for updates and information regarding next steps – we are excited to welcome you to Salem State University!
First Year Seminar
All first year students take a first year seminar as part of their academic course load. This three-credit required seminar offers students an opportunity to study an interesting and engaging topic with one of Salem State University’s outstanding faculty members.
Students entering in January will receive information during online orientation on how to select a seminar for the spring semester.