Welcome to the beginning of your Allegheny College journey!

Allegheny Bound is the process that guides new students in transitioning to Allegheny.

Please note

Detailed information on Allegheny Bound & Orientation 2019 is coming soon! (The information currently on this site refers to last year’s Orientation program.)

Important Dates At-A-Glance

  • Orientation Session 1: June 13-14, 2019
  • Orientation Session 2: June 22-23, 2019
  • Orientation Session 3: July 11-12, 2019

Day 1 Highlights

  • Check-in is 3–5 p.m.
  • 3–5 p.m.: Various campus offices will be available to answer questions at the Resource Fair, including information on health and safety.
  • 3–5 p.m.: The Director of Disability Services will be available for individual meetings at Pelletier Library.
  • A dinner with Allegheny community members will begin at 5:15 p.m.
  • On-campus programming for parents and families will end around 8 p.m.; please make reservations for hotel accommodations in the area.
  • Students will stay on campus for their overnight experience, including an evening activity and staying in a residence hall.

Day 2 Highlights

  • Breakfast will begin at 8 a.m.
  • Finance 101 will cover important topics such as financial aid, financial services, and student employment.
  • Academic advising will be offered for students and for parents and families
  • Students will get their Allegheny ID card.
  • The day will finish with information about Welcome Weekend and a look at the Meadville community
  • The program will conclude around 2:30 p.m.

NEW! Orientation Meadville Area Interactive Map & Guide

All new for the 2018/2019 academic year

A guide for visiting parents during Allegheny College Orientation, including scenic routes to the campus, dining and attractions.

Explore all that Meadville has to offer!