Orientation and Getting Started

Fall 2019 Orientation

Monday, Aug. 19 - Thursday, Aug. 22

View the schedule

Arrival Dates

  • If you would like airport pick-up, please plan to arrive at George Fox University Aug. 16 or 17. ***Transport will ONLY be provided on those dates between the times of 8 a.m. and 7:30 p.m.
    • To arrange airport pick-up, please email Jodi Gill at jgill@georgefox.edu. Make sure to include: 1) the date and time of your arrival, 2) the airline and flight number.
  • If you prefer, you may hire a shuttle or taxi to drive you to campus. There are shuttle and taxi services available at a cost. Shuttles and Taxis from Portland Airport
  • Campus or host family housing will be provided for you during orientation starting Aug. 16. If you arrive before Aug. 16, you will need to arrange your own accommodations for any dates prior to that date. Accommodation Guide

Bring with you:

  • Your passport, visa, I-20, immunization records, and money for your first few days and for opening a bank account.
  • Please also be prepared to make your first semester’s payment to George Fox during Orientation.
  • Bedding (twin-sized sheets, pillow)

If you have questions or concerns before your arrival, please feel free to email Jodi Gill at jgill@georgefox.edu.