New Student Orientation

Welcome new Chaparrals! Thank you for choosing College of DuPage. We are excited you are joining us in kicking off the semester! Orientation is FREE and we cannot wait to meet you. New Student Orientation is an exciting introduction to everything College of DuPage has to offer.

Registration now for New Student Orientation!

Fall NSO will take place August 9, 10 and 11. Registration is now open! Choose one day that works best for you and register online through ChapLife using your myACCESS login. Register by July 24 and receive an extra giveaway in your welcome bag!

NSO Welcome Video

New Student Orientation Leaders Video


Contact Information

New Student Orientation
(630) 942-2243

NSO Highlights


2015 New Student Orientation Highlights

College of DuPage welcomed more than 1,000 students and 300 parents to our college community at New Student Orientation.

New Student Orientation


Comments from parents

New Student Orientation is where all first time college students, enrolling full time (12 credits or more) have fun meeting students, faculty and staff.