August 18th-24th, 2019
Extended Orientation introduces NEW international students to life at MacDuffie a week before classes start.
+ 17 hours: Intensive English review
+ 7 hours: American culture
+ Room and board
+ Student health insurance
+ Daily off-campus activities
+ Early arrival to school and adjustment to campus life
+ Transportation to campus from Bradley Int’l Airport (BDL) in Hartford or Logan Int’l Airport (BOS) in Boston
In the past years, students had a chance to get settled on campus and explore the region through excursions such as Tanglewood, Hammonasset Beach, bowling at Spare Time in Northampton, spending the day at Six Flags New England, and much more.
The program aim is to help students get acquainted with campus life and the MacDuffie community before they jump into classes so they can have a successful year.