Make Your Mark

Make Your Mark

New Student Orientation


New Student Orientation VideoWelcome to McKendree !


Congratulations on your admission to McKendree University! New Student Orientation (NSO) is designed to assist you and your family in making a smooth transition from high school to life at McKendree. Our goal to help you succeed as a Bearcat!

Meet current McKendree students, faculty, staff, other new students and possibly your future best-friend. Whether you’re new to college life or a transfer student, New Student Orientation (NSO) is an exciting opportunity to start preparing your new student life experiences inside and outside the classroom. See you there!