New Student Orientation

Welcome to Kentucky Wesleyan College New Student Orientation 

Sunday, January 7

New Student Orientation is an academic and social experience to assist incoming students with their transition into Kentucky Wesleyan College. Because of the importance of material presented at New Student Orientation, it is a required activity for all new, incoming students.

Before arriving for New Student Orientation, please complete the following:

  • Pay your deposits—Housing ($100.00), Mailbox ($10.00) and Laundry Card ($10.00)
  • Parking Pass— Go to and complete the online process.  We will have the forms waiting for you when you arrive
  • Student Portal—Log on to the portal.  Through the portal you should be able to check your schedule, financial aid, housing assignment and much more.  This is an easy way to verify your information and get in touch with your professors
  • Financial Aid—Call or visit our Financial Aid Office to ensure everything is settled regarding your account.  Phone number. 270-852-3120
  • Bill/Payment Questions—Call or Visit Kimberly Johnson in our Business Office.  Phone number = 270-852-3108
  • Renters Insurance—Check with your homeowners insurance and see if your possessions are covered when you live in a residence hall.  If not, consider Renters insurance.  Generally, this type of insurance is very inexpensive and easy way to protect your personal possessions.

Below is the schedule for New Student Orientation January 7, 2017.

  • New Student Orientation 2018

    • Sunday, January 7

      12:30pm     Welcome lunch in Rogers Hall

      12:35pm     Welcome – Shawn Tomes, Director of Campus Ministry

      12:40pm     Academics – Dr. Paula Dehn, Vice President for Academic Affairs

      1:00pm     The Wesleyan Way – Becca McQueen, Dean of Student Services

      1:30pm     Commuter support/Engagement on campus – Michael McComas, Activities Coordinator

      2:00pm     Career Services – Margaret Cambron, Director of Career Services

      2:30pm     Technology – Bryan Blount, Senior Director for Information Services and Resources

      2:45pm     Health Services – Tonya Marksberry, Director of Student Health Services

      3:00pm     Academic Support Services – Dr. Shane Armstrong, Dean of Student Success

      3:15pm     Logistics: academic policies, class schedule, online courses, etc. – Dr. Rebecca Francis, Associate Dean of the College


Have questions or comments? Contact Shane Armstrong, Dean of Student Success

Shane Armstrong
Dean of Student Success
[email protected]