First Year Experience

Welcome to Sheridan

We're excited to have you here!

To make the most of your college experience, we encourage you to take advantage of the many social and academic events, programs, and services that we offer.

Transition Well at Sheridan

Sheridan's First Year Experience team hosts events and workshops before you even start classes to help make your transition to college life easier.

Our Transition Well program is designed to support your academic success, your health and wellness, and your life outside the classroom.

Visit our First Year Experience page on Sheridan Central — Sheridan's Online Campus Hub — to access all of these great resources, and more:

  • Workshops and events
  • Self-guided tutorials
  • Important dates and deadlines
  • Key services at Sheridan
  • How to get involved

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation takes place one week before classes start. Mark your calendar and plan to join us! Orientation is a great way to meet your classmates, get comfortable on campus and learn about all the support services that you have access to as a Sheridan student.

View New Student Orientation details on Sheridan Central.

Parents and supporters of new Sheridan students

We hope you'll join us for our next Parents and Supporters @ Sheridan workshop to learn how you can support your student to transition well and succeed at Sheridan.

Upcoming workshop

Date: Wednesday, August 7, 2024
Time: 12–1 p.m. EDT
Location: Online/Virtual Event (Microsoft Teams)
Register to attend

Sponsorship opportunities

By sponsoring our first year experience, you can connect with new students to:

  • Have an active presence on campus.
  • Promote your brand or organization.
  • Show support as students start a new educational journey.

View our First Year Experience Sponsorship Package for full details.

If you're interested in supporting Sheridan's First Year Experience, please email us at

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