Staying overnight is a required portion of the orientation program because it provides the on-campus experience. IUPUI Housing and Residence Life will provide food and activities to inspire student interactions and to allow students to connect with other new students. This campus involvement is crucial for students as they begin to transition to life at IUPUI. OTEAM leaders and resident assistants will be on site during the overnight program to answer any questions and to assist in any manner. To prepare for your overnight stay, please view the suggested packing list below.
- Clothes for Day 2.
- Sheets, blankets, and pillows.
- Washcloth and towel.
- Hygiene items such as toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, and shampoo.
- Personal items such as medications, cell phone charger, etc.
- A laptop, iPad, or any other electronic device. These devices will be essential to have throughout orientation, especially during advising and registration.
The IUPUI Housing and Residence Life staff will be available at student check-in to assist with roommate requests and special accommodations.