Student Orientation

Congratulations on your decision to attend Ancilla College! You next step is to attend one of our New Student Orientation programs this summer.

During New Student Orientation, you will learn everything you’ll need to know for your transition to college and how to thrive here as a student. You’ll also register for your first semester of classes and get to know other new students, current students, and staff.

All incoming students are required to attend one NSO program and you have three dates to choose from. We recommend joining us on the earliest date you can.

New Student Orientation programs for students starting classes in August will take place on the following dates:

  • Friday, July 30th, 2021
  • Friday, August 6th, 2021
  • Friday, August 20th, 2021

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At New Student Orientation, you will:

  • Connect with your future classmates, current students, faculty, and staff.
  • Find out about student services and resources that will help you succeed.
  • Meet with an academic advisor and register for classes.
  • Have of your questions answered.
  • Ensure you’re fully prepared to start your journey at Ancilla College.


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.


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