Spring Orientation 2017

Welcome New Zags to Gonzaga University!

Spring Orientation is Tuesday, January 17, 2017 from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. First Year Experience Programs along with the entire Zag community, is dedicated to providing new students with an opportunity to be welcomed and meet staff, faculty and students who will be resources to you during your time at Gonzaga. We are all thrilled to welcome you all to campus and join you as you begin your “Ignite YOUR Spirit” for Gonzaga University!  

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If you have questions about Spring Orientation or transitioning to Gonzaga University, feel free to e-mail us at firstyearexperience@gonzaga.edu or call (509) 313-5501.

Register for Spring Orientation →

Spring Orientation Schedule

Tuesday, January 17 2017, Hemmingson Center

*Schedule Subject to Change

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Check-In and ZAGCARD Pick Up
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Small Group
10:00 a.m. – 10:20 a.m. Opening & Welcome
10:20 a.m. – 11:20 a.m. Student Success Panel and Group Photo
11:30 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.

Rotation Series I

  • University Ministry
  • Career & Professional Development
  • Health & Wellness
  • Foley Library
12:00 p.m. – 12:20 p.m.

Rotation Series II

  • Study Abroad
  • Career & Professional Development
  • Health & Wellness
  • Foley Library
  • Veterans Services
12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Academic Welcome and Professor Panel

1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Presidential Remarks

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Rotation Series III

  • Degree Audit
  • Foley Library Tour
3:00 p.m.

Dismissal and Optional Campus Tour

Things to Do Prior to Spring Orientation
Connect with Transfer, Veteran and Returning Adult Student Services Office

Transfer, Veteran, and Returning Adult Services Office is here to help ensure you have a successful experience at Gonzaga. We work to connect you with all the available support services and resources that best meet your needs. We also serve as a place for you to connect with other transfer, veteran, and returning adult students at Gonzaga.

Office located in Hemmingson Center, 3rd Floor
Open Monday – Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Contact TVRAS@gonzaga.edu or at (509) 313-5606.


Report Immunization Records
Due: January 4, 2017

All undergraduates are required to provide proof of certain immunizations before starting classes.

Submit Mandatory Proof of Immunization →


Update your emergency contact information
Due: January 11, 2017
  • Visit zagweb.gonzaga.edu
  • Click on Enter Secure Area, and enter your new Gonzaga ID six-digit PIN number
  • Click Personal Information
  • Choose Update Emergency Contacts, and update the information as necessary.

Request Your ZagCard
Due: January 11, 2017

Visit the ZagCard request page to submit your card photo.


Submit Final Transcripts and AP/IB Credit Scores

All incoming students must submit a final, official transcript from the institution previously attended. Your final transcript must arrive in order to ensure your Spring enrollment at Gonzaga.

For more information or questions contact:

Office of Admissions
Toll Free: (800) 322-2584
Phone: (509) 313-6572
Email: admissions@gonzaga.edu


Campus Mailbox

Undergraduate students living on campus must have a Mailbox (MSC box) in order to receive packages and mail. Mail cannot be delivered to residence halls or apartments. Personal belongings can be shipped to your MSC Box ahead of your arrival on campus, starting December 19, 2016.

To request a mailbox, please email mailservices@gonzaga.edu.


Purchase Your Parking Permits, if Applicable

Parking permits can be purchased online. You will need your vehicle license plate and Gonzaga ID number. If you do not know your student ID # you may contact the Registrar's office 509-313-6592. Print out a copy of your receipt and bring it with you to the Security Office at Welch Hall to pick up your permit.

Purchase Parking Permit →


Think About It
Due: January 27, 2017

All incoming students must complete the online course covering healthy relationships, substance use, and sexual misconduct. Students received an invitation to complete the course in your Zagmail.

First Year Experience Programs
502 E. Boone Ave.
Gonzaga University MSC #2503
Spokane, WA 99258-0070
Phone: (509) 313-5501
Email: firstyearexperience@gonzaga.edu
Location: Crosby Center, Rm. 110