New Student Orientation

Incoming First-Year students

Welcome to MSU and the College of Social Science! The College of Social Science offers extensive opportunities for scholarship to transform the human experience. Fields of study in the college prepare students to think critically, analyze thoughtfully, work cooperatively, and solve problems effectively as well as offer numerous experiential learning opportunities. 

As you begin your academic journey in the College of Social Science, we have a checklist of things you need to complete. Please begin by visiting our D2L site, as there are a number of very useful resources that we put together for you in the College of Social Science New Student Orientation D2L sites. It is our hope that this information will help you prepare for NSO and beyond! 

 Reminders/To do:   

  • Complete all NSO Modules on the D2L site  and look for more specific information about your major department and major advising in the D2L site. Students are added by our office to the College of Social Science D2L sites.

  • Watch the College of Social Science NSO Presentation

  • Please make sure all covid documentation has been submitted.  A hold will be placed and no enrollment until Covid documentation has been submitted.  For more information on COVID requirements, please visit the TOGETHER WE WILL website.

 


Incoming Transfer students

Welcome to MSU and the College of Social Science! The College of Social Science offers extensive opportunities for scholarship to transform the human experience. Fields of study in the college prepare students to think critically, analyze thoughtfully, work cooperatively, and solve problems effectively as well as offer numerous experiential learning opportunities. 

As you begin your academic journey in the College of Social Science, we have a checklist of things you need to complete. Please begin by visiting our D2L site, as there are a number of very useful resources that we put together for you in the College of Social Science Transfer Student Orientation D2L sites. It is our hope that this information will help you prepare for NSO and beyond! 

 Reminders/To do:   

  • Complete all NSO Modules on the D2L site  and look for more specific information about your major department and major advising in the D2L site. Students are added by our office to the College of Social Science D2L sites.

  • Watch the College of Social Science NSO Presentation 

  • Please make sure all covid documentation has been submitted.  A hold will be placed and no enrollment until Covid documentation has been submitted.  For more information on COVID requirements, please visit the TOGETHER WE WILL website.