New Student Orientation

KCU Orientation

Congratulations on your decision to come to KCU.
We’re excited to introduce you to your new campus, classmates and the KCU community.

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New Student Orientation

COM Class of 2026

July 11 - 22, 2022
Joplin and Kansas City


BIOS
COB Classes of 2023 and 2024

July 26-29, 2022
Kansas City

PsyD
PsyD Class of 2027

July 8, 28 & 29, 2022
Kansas City

Orientation Information

Orientation Week Activities

COM Orientation & Med School 101

An introduction to KCU, its administration and departments, as well as an overview of the opportunities and services available to you. Dress is business casual. Attendance is required.

Questions?  Kansas City  |  Joplin

COM Orientation & Med School 101

An introduction to KCU, its administration and departments, as well as an overview of the opportunities and services available to you. Dress is business casual. Attendance is required.

Questions?  Kansas City  |  Joplin

White Coating Ceremony

The White Coating ceremony is a touching and significant event, symbolizing the beginning of your career as a medical student. You will have the opportunity to invite guests to witness this special event. Rehearsal for the ceremony is required. Dress is formal.
Visit the event details page.

Questions?  Kansas City  |  Joplin

White Coating Ceremony

The White Coating ceremony is a touching and significant event, symbolizing the beginning of your career as a medical student. You will have the opportunity to invite guests to witness this special event. Rehearsal for the ceremony is required. Dress is formal.
Visit the event details page.

Questions?  Kansas City  |  Joplin

Pinning Ceremony

KCU College of Biosciences holds a Convocation and Pinning Ceremony to recognize the incoming biomedical sciences and psychology classes on the Kansas City campus. Details coming soon.

Questions?

Pinning Ceremony

KCU College of Biosciences holds a Convocation and Pinning Ceremony to recognize the incoming biomedical sciences and psychology classes on the Kansas City campus. Details coming soon.

Questions?

Community Service Day

The experience of serving the community in the area surrounding KCU’s campuses alongside your new classmates, faculty and staff promises to be extremely rewarding. Casual and breathable clothing that can get dirty is recommended, as well as closed-toe shoes. A T-shirt will be provided to you. 

Questions?  Kansas City  |  Joplin

Community Service Day

The experience of serving the community in the area surrounding KCU’s campuses alongside your new classmates, faculty and staff promises to be extremely rewarding. Casual and breathable clothing that can get dirty is recommended, as well as closed-toe shoes. A T-shirt will be provided to you. 

Questions?  Kansas City  |  Joplin

Questions?

Kansas City Student Affairs: (800) 234-4847 ext. 7215 or StuServices@kansascity.edu

Joplin Student Affairs: (417) 208-0700 or JoplinStuServices@kansascity.edu