University Student Affairs - California

Welcome Week Schedules

Welcome to WesternU! 

Please click on the general schedule below for your college/program.  A more detailed schedule will be provided via e-mail, or on the first day of orientation, depending on your program.  Check this site often for updates to the schedules. We look forward to seeing you soon!

Orientation Schedules by College/Program:

All Welcome Week events are mandatory for students, unless otherwise indicated.
Welcome week officially ends on August 6, 2016, following the Saturday events.  

Be ready to engage in a packed orientation schedule by the date indicated for your program below.

College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific 
DO-Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (PDF)


College of Veterinary Medicine – August 1st 
DVM-Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (PDF)

College of Allied Health Professions  
MSPA-Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies (PDF)                  


College of Dental Medicine
DMD-Doctor of Dental Medicine (PDF)

College of Allied Health Professions
DPT-Doctor of Physical Therapy (PDF)


College of Optometry
OD-Doctor of Optometry (PDF)

College of Allied Health Professions
MSHS-Master of Science in Health Sciences (PDF)


College of Podiatric Medicine 
DPM-Doctor of Podiatric Medicine (PDF)

College of Pharmacy  
PharmD-Doctor of Pharmacy (PDF)


Graduate College of Biomedical Sciences 
MSBS-Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences (PDF)

College of Graduate Nursing 
Nursing – All Programs (PDF)
CGN New Student Orientation Website


Graduate College of Biomedical Sciences 
MSMS-Master of Science in Medical Sciences (PDF)


University Orientation Schedule:

In addition to your program specific orientation, you will be required to attend University Orientation on Friday. This University-wide orientation is mandatory for all programs.

University Orientation Detailed Scheduled (PDF) 

Friday, August 5, 2016 |  8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Purpose Church
586 N. Main St.
Pomona, CA  91766

View directions from WesternU to Purpose Church
You are encouraged to carpool with your fellow classmates