New Student Orientation is the beginning of your college career. It is a time when you get to sample some of the experiences you will have in the fall and make the transition to MSU Billings. Orientation will come in 4 parts.

Step 1

Sign up for Orientation / Registration
Traditional age students are encouraged to select an on-campus overnight orientation experience or can choose not to attend the overnight experience. There are 3 sessions to choose from: June 16-17, July 14-15 or August 4-5. Orientations will include, workshops, networking and student life components. Step 2 details how class registration works.
Transfer and Adult Learners will select an on-campus 1 day orientation experience. There are 2 sessions to choose from: August 18 or August 24. Orientations will include, workshops, networking and student life components.

Step 2

After signing up for orientation / registration you will receive an email with a link to your personal online pre-registration module. Complete the modules as your schedule allows. This email will come within 2 business days. Please also remember to submit any and all transcripts from former high schools and colleges you previously attend.

Step 3

Following your completion of the online pre-registration modules, orientation team members will confirm we have your transcripts, placement information and then reach out to you to schedule an advising appointment. You will meet individually with Academic Advisor (in person, online or by phone) and register for classes.

Step 4

Attend Welcome Week Events
You are invited to participate in Welcome Week events as we kick off the start of the semester. Welcome week includes networking and engagement events , New Student Day, Where in the Hive and more.
Remember you need to apply for admission and have been accepted for fall 2022 in order to sign up for orientation.

On Campus Orientation Agendas


Apply for Scholarships

Apply for On Campus Housing

Career Services

Center For Engagement

Dining On Campus

Student Services

Accessing MSUB's MyInfo Website

Campus Maps

The safety of our students and families is MSUB's top priority. We have worked tirelessly to implement all safety and wellness precautions to ensure the safety of our students and community. We are excited to welcome you to campus and provide you an engaging, informative, safe experience to start your Yellowjacket Journey. To stay up-to-date on our campus visit programs, and how MSUB is responding, please visit our COVID-19 resources page.