Orientation is designed to assist you in your transition to The Fletcher School. The information sessions and workshops will help familiarize you with Fletcher and Tufts and aid in planning your academic program. The social activities will also offer opportunities to meet and start building relationships with your classmates.
Participation in the Fall 2017 Orientation is mandatory as information will be covered that is not offered at other times of the year. Orientation begins 9:00 AM, Monday, August 28, 2017. The mandatory sessions end at 3:30 PM, Friday, September 1, 2017.
Equivalency Exams will be administered during the Fall 2016 Orientation beginning 9:30 AM, Friday, September 1, 2017. Equivalency Exams are administered, without exception, only twice during the academic year.
- You are strongly encouraged to take the Equivalency Exams during your Fall Orientation; if you miss the Equivalency Exams, please note the next offering of the Equivalency Exams will be administered during the Spring Orientation Program in January and would require that you return early to Fletcher.
- For more information and details about how to best prepare for the Equivalency Exams, please review the Equivalency Exams Information section.
Orientation Schedule 2017