January 2025 Orientation

We are delighted that you are joining Malone University! We look forward to welcoming you on Saturday, January 4th, 2025!

Please, note the following schedule, which is intended to help new and transferring students experience a smooth transition to Malone University. 

If you are planning to attend or have questions, you may contact Nicole Smith at nsmith@malone.edu or Kaylyn Jones at kjones@malone.edu.

Orientation will feature an informational meeting discussing a wide variety of need-to-know topics from schooling to our resident community. Many important questions will be answered during this time, and you will also receive your student identification card. 


Time Activity Location
12:30-1 p.m. Residential Students Check-in Randall Campus Center (also known as “The Barn”) in Bennett Lounge on the 2nd level.
1:00 p.m. Residential Students Unpack Respective Residence Halls
3:30-4 p.m.  Commuter Students Check-in Randall Campus Center (also known as "The Barn") in Bennett Lounge on the 2nd level.
4-5 p.m. Informational Meeting Randall Campus Center (also known as "The Barn") in The Stewart Room on the 2nd level
6:00 p.m. Dinner & Activity

Vans leave The Barn at 5:45 p.m.

Please, RSVP to  mscott@malone.edu


Time Activity Location
9:30 a.m. Coffee & Pastries

Vans Leave The Barn at 9:25 a.m.

Please, RSVP to  mscott@malone.edu

10:30 a.m. Canton First Friends Worship Service  
12:00 p.m. Lunch  
1-5 p.m. Relax, Continue Unpacking, Prepare for Classes Residence Halls
5:00 p.m. Dinner with Transfer Mentors

Vans Leave The Barn at 4:45 p.m.

Please, RSVP to  mscott@malone.edu

If you need to purchase books or supplies, our Campus Store will be open Friday before classes begin. Regular business hours resume the first day of classes, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Orientation Informational Meeting

The informational meeting will cover the topics listed below:

  • Classes, Scheduling, and MaloneXpress
  • Registrar
  • Financial Aid
  • Business Office
  • Center for Student Success
  • Meal Plans for Residents & Commuters
  • Information Technology
  • Campus Safety 
  • Spiritual Formation Opportunities
  • Multicultural Services
  • Student Development
  • Co-Curricular Opportunities 
  • Pendle Hill Pledge