Welcome New First-Year Greyhounds!

This site is intended to help you, as a member of the Class of 2026, and your family, begin your journey with Moravian. It provides basic information, answers common questions and outlines the many exciting steps that you will take in the months ahead.

Inquiries regarding any of the content may be directed to the Office of Student Life at 610-861-1503 or deanofstudents@moravian.edu

Our top priority is ensuring you are fully prepared to begin your journey as a Hound!

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Class of 2026 Summer To-Do List

New students receive a weekly email each Wednesday afternoon featuring important action items. Below are the current summer to-do items.

Wednesday, June 1: 

  • Financial Aid Documents Due
    Review your messages on the AMOS Financial Aid Portal to confirm submission of all requested documents. Federal Direct Loan Borrowers also need to complete loan entrance counseling and the Master Promissory Note.
  • Sign Up to Receive Your Student ID
    Sign up at moravian.edu/CampusPolice for an appointment between June 1 and August 1 to have your photo taken for your student ID. Students who are not able to come to campus can receive their ID upon arrival in August.

Thursday, June 9: Complete your Class Planning Survey
The survey will be available in AMOS beginning Wednesday, May 4. 

Tuesday, June 14: Start Moravian 101: Navigating Academics
Watch for notifications in your Moravian Gmail account from Canvas. 

Wednesday, June 15: 

  • Student Life Questionnaire Due
    The questionnaire will be made available beginning on Wednesday, May 11 in AMOS.
    Housing assignments will go live on AMOS by July 4. 
  • Type Focus Questionnaire Due
    The questionnaire will be made available beginning on Wednesday, May 11 in AMOS.

Wednesday, July 20: 

  • Health Forms Due
  • Fall Tuition Bill Due 
    Your bill will be available on AMOS beginning Friday, May 20. 
  • Proof of Graduation Due
    Make sure to send us your final high school transcript.

Friday, August 26: Arrive On Campus 
Residents should arrive after 8:30 a.m. 
Commuters should arrive between 11:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. 

Friday, August 26—Sunday, August 28: New Student Orientation
Information regarding your Orientation Group and Orientation Leader will be 
sent to your Moravian email on Monday, August 15. 

Monday, August 29: Voices for Change Online Education Program Due
Information will be sent to your Moravian email in early August. 

Monday, August 29: First Day of Classes