Select Page

There are only two New Student Orientation Sessions left– August 4th and August 18th (during move-in weekend for international students and late arrivals)

Orientations are required of all new students to the college. They are your chance to complete your registration process and learn more about becoming a student at Ancilla!

12 pm to 3:30 pm (EDT)

2017 New Students & Transfer Students

PRIOR to Orientation:

  • Register for one of the Summer Orientation Sessions (June 2nd, June 23rd, August 4th or August 18th)
  • Request OFFICIAL Transcripts from all high schools and colleges previously attended
  • Begin to identify opportunities to get involved on campus
  • CONFIRM that Admissions has received all required official records (application, transcripts, etc.)


  •  Any medical documentation that you would like to provide to the ADA Resource Director
  •  Any documents you may need to submit (e.g. Financial Aid correspondence, AP scores, etc.)
  • Appropriate clothing for possible inclement weather (jacket/sweater, dress in layers)
  •  COMFORTABLE walking shoes

DURING the day of Orientation:

  • Free College Placement Exams (if needed) Take any required College Placement Testing beginning at 9:00 am
  • Enroll in Fall Classes if you haven’t done so already
  • Take picture for your Ancilla College Student ID
  • Meet with Financial Aid Officer
  • Set up your Ancilla College email account


Ancilla College is a liberal arts institution of higher learning sponsored by the Poor Handmaids of Jesus Christ and is part of The Center at Donaldson. The college’s religious tradition is Roman Catholic; its climate, ecumenical. In a caring environment, Ancilla serves a diverse population, as we transform and empower students to achieve high academic goals, lifelong learning, successful careers and values-centered lives.


Ancilla College, founded in 1937, is a private, Catholic, not-for-profit, two-year college offering over two dozen associate degree programs. Students from 12 states and 15 countries live and learn at Ancilla.

P.O. Box 1, 9601 Union Road, Donaldson, IN, 46513.

Call toll-free: 1.866.ANCILLA (866) 262-4552 or (574) 936-8898.


Copyright © 2018 The Trustees of Ancilla College

Ancilla College