2023 Summer Orientations:
June 14, 15, 16, 19, 20, and 21
Summer Orientation will connect you with your classmates and the Hampden-Sydney community and provide you with information about how to succeed in college. You will have the opportunity to explore our academic program, begin building a relationship with an academic advisor, and learn about the resources available to help you on your journey. During Orientation, you will meet new and current students, and explore our beloved campus through social events. You will find that here at Hampden-Sydney you are not just "at college;" you are involved in a community that challenges you to become the best man you can be.
Register for Summer Orientation
Brotherhood Before the Hill:
June 16 - 18
Get a jump on making lasting college friends by joining us for Brotherhood Before the Hill. We'll prepare you to meet the challenges and opportunities of the world before you even begin your first day of college. Join your future Hampden-Sydney brothers on outdoor excursions that will develop your leadership skills and familiarize you with the Central Virginia area. Excursions include ropes course, kayaking, airsoft, and other activities. Overnight accommodations will be provided at Hampden-Sydney College. Programs are available for any enrolled student in the Class of 2027. Enrollment is limited to 14 students.
If you are interested in attending, please register for the Friday, June 16th Summer Orientation date. We will start the program immediately following Summer Orientation.
Total cost: $350 non-refundable fee
Register for Brotherhood Before the Hill
Can't make it to Summer Orientation? Then we look forward to seeing you prior to the beginning of classes for Fall Orientation. Required of all new students, Fall Orientation will connect you and your classmates with the Hampden-Sydney community. This opportunity will provide you with the skills and information to be successful here.