• Transfer Orientation

    Piper Preview: TRANSFERmation

    Piper Preview takes place on Tuesday, January 13, 2015, and is the first of three required orientation programs for all new students to help make your experience at Hamline exceptional. Through this one-day orientation, you will have the opportunity to:

    • Register for classes (for deposited students only. Admitted students can deposit during Piper Preview and be able to register for classes).
    • Talk with an expert about your financial aid package.
    • Learn about offices and resources designed to assist you as you make the transition to Hamline.
    • Gain a greater understanding of Hamline’s graduation requirements.
    • Become familiar with various university policies and procedures.
    • Get final questions answered before your arrival.


    Filling out this online form will register you for both Piper Preview and Piper Passages spring orientation.

    Register Now 

    Attendance at Piper Preview is mandatory for deposited students.  Failure to attend Piper Preview will lead to a registration hold placed on your account. If you deposited and/or registered after Monday, January 13, 2015, you will be sent information about completing Piper Preview Online. 

    Spring 2015 Event Details


    8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

    Anderson Center Forum

    8:30 – 9:30 a.m. 
    Campus Partners Resource Fair

    Anderson Center Forum

    9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
    Welcome to Hamline University 

    Anderson Center 112

    9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
    Life As A Transfer Student 

    Anderson Center 112

    10:30 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.


    10:45 a.m. –11:30 a.m.
    Meet Your Small Group

    Get to know your New Student Mentor and small group

    Various locations

    11:30 a.m. –12: 45 p.m
    Lunch and Academic Advising Overview 

    Anderson Center 112

    1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Spring 2015 Registration

    Lower Level, Bush Library

    1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. 
    Financial Aid Appointments 

    Lower Level, Bush Library


    Questions? Please contact Cathy Carter at 651-523-2417 or by email at ccarter01@hamline.edu.