After Orientation: First Year Student Next Steps
Covid-19 Update: Due to the Covid-19 outbreak all Orientation programs for the entering class of Fall 2020 will be held online. All staff members are currently working remotely. Please send your questions to Orientation@baruch.cuny.edu or reach the Admissions staff at New.Freshman@baruch.cuny.edu.
Next Steps for First Year Students
Attend Orientation and Course Registration
Incoming first year students are registered for a Block schedule on their Orientation day. Once registered for your first semester at Baruch, please read these important reminders. If you have questions or concerns about your block email Orientation@baruch.cuny.edu. Include your name and EMPL ID number in your email.
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Submit Your Forms
Submit immunization forms, final college transcripts, and AP or IB scores to the Office of Undergraduate Admissions located at 151 East 25th Street, Library Building, 7th floor.
Requests for changes to a block schedule can be made by emailing Orientation@baruch.cuny.edu. Changes are reviewed on a case by case basis.
Review the Academic Calendar
The academic calendar has important dates and refund deadlines. Remember, failure to officially drop your classes will result in assessed enrollment fees (i.e., tuition) for which you are responsible for, as well as any failing grades on your transcript.
Contact the Admissions Department at New.Freshman@baruch.cuny.edu right away if you decide not to attend Baruch College.
Pick Up Your ID
Once campus reopens plan to stop by the ID Center to pick up your student ID card.
Visit CUNY’s Coronavirus site for up to date information on CUNY’s response to COVID-19.
Visit Baruch’s Coronavirus site for Baruch’s plans for continuity and resources for students.
Preparing for Your First Day at Baruch
- Read the copy of the First Year Text.
- Look out for emails about Baruch College Convocation Day scheduled for late August, prior to the first day of the fall semester. Convocation Day is the official opening ceremony and will mark the start of your journey at the college. This is a mandatory day for all our entering first-year students.
Frequently Asked Questions
Please visit our FAQ page for further information.