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New Student Orientation 2015

Watch for the announcement of the Summer Orientation schedule!


Blackburn’s Summer Orientation program is the ultimate opportunity to learn more about the campus, educational opportunities, and other new students!

Join us for a fun filled day:

  • Meet fellow classmates and student orientation leaders
  • Participate in games and icebreakers
  • Enjoy lunch in Blackburn’s dining hall (aka “Ding”)
  • Meet members of the Blackburn family, including faculty and staff
  • Find out about the clubs and organizations available at Blackburn
  • Learn what is required and expected of you as a new student
  • Learn about Blackburn’s unique work program and what it means for you

Questions about what is offered at Orientation?

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Emily Bahr
Director of Student Activities & New Student Orientation
217-854-3231 ext. 5586
emily.bahr@blackburn.edu