Venture to Arcadia

Venture to Arcadia is a multi-day welcome extravaganza for new students, including interactive sessions and events that will help you acclimate to life at Arcadia, socialize and make friends, and get to know the community.

Venture to Arcadia

Summer Welcome Days

During this required event for new students, you’ll get to know classmates, campus, and much more. On-campus Summer Welcome Days will be held on Friday, July 15, Tuesday, July 19, Friday, July 22, and Saturday, July 23. Virtual options—reserved for transfer students and students living 250+ miles from campus—will be held on Thursday, June 23 and Thursday, Aug. 11.

To register, click the button that applies to you:

Venture to Arcadia This Fall

Whether you're a first-year, transfer, or commuter student, Fall Welcome Week will introduce you to all things Arcadia. Move-in for new students is on Aug. 24, with Fall Welcome Week programming Aug. 25-28. Check back for more details soon.

Some helpful tips for move-in (including what to bring for your room, and what to leave at home).

What to Bring

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, details and programming are subject to change as federal guidelines evolve.

COVID-19 Updates

Contact Us

Campus Life


If you have a disability and would like to request accommodations to participate in Venture activities, contact the Office of Disability Support Services.