First Year Experience

Orientation 2017

 Freshman Orientation

Freshman Orientations have concluded for summer 2017. Students can sign-up for Registration Day on August 25th or call Advising & Career Services at (406) 657-2240 to schedule an individual advising appointment.


Register for the August 25th Registration Day


Registration Day is an afternoon class registration session for students who have not attended an orientation. For students who have not completed the Accuplacer placement test, a session will be offered that morning at 9am. Complete the registration form online by clicking below:

 Accuplacer Placement Testing Details


All freshmen students must take the Accuplacer placement test prior to registering for classes. Results of this test are used to advise students into the most appropriate writing, mathematics, and reading courses. This test is self-paced. To take a sample test visit :


A placement test session will be available at 9:00am the morning of Registration Day on August 25th. You will indicate this placement test time when you sign-up for Registration Day above. Accuplacer testing is also available by individual appointment or remote testing. For more information about these options, please contact New Student Services at (406) 657-2888.


**Please note: If you have previously completed COMPASS within the past three years, you do not need to take the Accuplacer. Please contact Advising & Career Services to confirm your COMPASS scores are on file**