• Piper Preview
    Completion of Piper Preview is mandatory

    Piper Preview is the first of two required orientation programs for all new students to help make your experience at Hamline exceptional. During this program, you will have the opportunity to:

    • Interact with offices and departments to get your questions answered

    • Meet other incoming new first year students and the New Student Mentors (NSM)

    • Work with a faculty and advisor and the staff from the Academic Advising Office to better understand the Hamline Plan and course registration

    • Register for your first semester of courses at Hamline

    Summer 2017 Event Details

    Piper Preview 2017

    A sample Student Schedule is available here and a sample Parent/Guest Schedule is available here. Please note these schedules are subject to change, but the general content and timing will remain the same.

    *Lunch and Dinner on Day 1, as well as Breakfast on Day 2 is included for students
    *Lunch on Day 1 and a Continental Breakfast on Day 2 is included for families and guest.

    Registration for Piper Preview will open in later Spring of 2017!  

    Piper Preview I  June 19-20
    Piper Preview II June 21-22
    Piper Preview III June 23-24
    Piper Preview IV July 10-11
    Piper Preview V July 12-13
    Piper Preview VI
    July 14-15

    Parents are welcome to attend Piper Preview. We have a complete schedule of sessions and information for parents. The parent program is a great way to gain more information on resources for you and your students, meet other parents, and connect with the Hamline Community! We are unable to provide on-campus housing for parents, but parents that would like to stay in the area may find this list of nearby hotels useful. 


    General Questions? Please contact Orientation and First Year Programs at (651) 523-2638 or firstyear@hamline.edu