Can I arrive the day prior to my Pre-Orientation experience?
If you can only arrive the day prior, it's no problem. You can definitely stay with us, but you will not be able to move into your actual room until the start date for your Pre-Orientation program.
You will be given a different, temporary room for the night.
We can still pick you up at the airport or train station, but ask that you do not arrive before 12 p.m. on the day prior to your Pre-Orientation experience.
Yes, all students will move into their Residence Hall room, where they will live during their first year at Cabrini.
We ask that you only bring the necessities for your Pre-Orientation experience; students will only have one hour to move in.
Do I stay overnight when the program ends?
Yes, all students will stay overnight after their program concludes.
All Pre-Orientation experiences end the day before Move-In Day. Students then join all new first-year students at New Student Orientation.
What is the contact information during Pre-Orientation?
Depending on the Pre-Orientation experience, students may be unable to use their cell phones.
In case of an emergency, contact:
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.Richie Gebauer, Director of the First-Year Experience at 610-902-8592
5 p.m. to 9 a.m.Public Safety at 610-902-8246
What should I bring for my Pre-Orientation Program?
Each experience will have a “What to Bring” list online as Pre-Orientation approaches.
How much does it cost to participate in a Pre-Orientation experience?
Each Pre-Orientation experience costs $100 per student participant. This payment covers all expenses, including meals, transportation, admission to attractions, equipment rentals (if applicable), and other costs.
What is the deadline to apply?
July 1 is the deadline to apply for a Pre-Orientation experience.
Please get your application in early to ensure registration on your first choice trip.
If I register and am unable to come, can I get a refund?
July 15 is the last day to cancel the application and request a full refund.