Welcome to the Hilltop

New Undergraduate Orientation for freshmen and transfer students entering in Spring 2016 is Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, 9:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

Details will be included in Orientation sign up verification emails sent to the student's official SEU email. (Exact ending time will vary depending on the student's classification, testing needs and advising appointment time.)

To sign up for Spring New Undergraduate Orientation all students must have an enrollment deposit on file in the Undergraduate Admission Office, and then log in to myHilltop for Orientation sign up starting Nov.16, 2015 through Jan. 5, 2016.

Freshmen and transfer students (domestic and international) must attend Orientation. Freshmen and international students will have advising and course registration at Orientation, while transfer students will have the option of early advising and course registration.

On behalf of the Orientation staff and the entire university, we welcome you to St. Edward’s University. We are pleased you will join us this spring and are confident you will make a significant contribution to our campus community. Our international academic community will challenge and inspire you to fulfill your potential — and empower you to make a difference in your world.

The information on this website will help you understand the steps you must take to enroll for courses and prepare to arrive on campus. You’ll learn more about Orientation options for freshmen, transfer and international students, special student services, on-campus housing and the optional Orientation for parents, family and friends.

Events planned during Orientation provide opportunities to meet other new students as well as St. Edward’s University faculty, staff, student leaders and administrators. In addition, Orientation includes optional academic placement testing so you may choose courses appropriate to your proficiencies.

Orientation Staff

To register for Orientation, and/or sign up for housing, go to myhilltop.stedwards.edu.