Hello and welcome to your new home!

This is where memories will be made, friends will become family, and graduation will mean more than just a degree in hand. This page contains all the information you need to know before arriving on campus. Please review each section and contact us if you have any questions. 

First-Year Student Orientation Schedule

Transfer and Commuter Student Orientation Schedule

Family and Friends Orientation Schedule


Orientation Welcome Video


Meet a few of your fellow Guilfordians — faces you'll get to know as you arrive on campus! They're excited to welcome you to your new home, and they have a bit of information to share. Move-in Day is almost here!


What to Pack

This is a list of suggestions and some items may be shared so check with your roommate once assigned! 

First-Year Checklist

Please complete the following items by the listed deadlines. We look forward to seeing you on campus.

Residential Education and Housing Newsletter

All the information you need, including important dates, arrival information and Quaker Card 101.

Transfer Student Checklist

What's my PIN? What are my housing options? Who do I call about transferring courses? Get the answers to these questions — and more — on your Transfer Student Checklist.


Student Handbook

The handbook includes information as broad as Guilford's Statement of Purpose and as specific as the College's Parking and Traffic Regulations. It summarizes the rights and responsibilities that govern student life at Guilford. 

Health and Campus Safety

Guilford's public safety team is dedicated to maintaining the peace and security of campus at all times. We also offer health-care services including treatment for illness, health and wellness education, psychological consultation and short-term counseling.

Check Email

Log in to check your email for updates for room assignments, class updates and balance or student account information.


Contact Us

Tim Johnson

Tim Johnson

Director of Student Leadership and Engagement