All new incoming students are expected to attend New Student Orientation.

By participating in New Student Orientation, students should be able to: 

  • Understand the academic expectations of Mount Marty
  • Understand the rights, responsibilities, and expectations of being a part of the MMU community
  • Identify choices and behaviors that may impact their peers and their community
  • Know how to access information about campus resources that will help them to be successful inside the classroom
  • Know how to access information about co-curricular opportunities
  • Connect to faculty, administration, staff or a current student
  • Meet other new students and begin to identify a peer group
  • Feel prepared for their first week of classes
  • Feel connected to and pride for Mount Marty University
  • Identify social, cultural, and recreational opportunities and resources in the Yankton community
  • Have fun!

Download the spring 2024 New Student Orientation Schedule 

Remember that you are not alone. All of us on campus — plus friends throughout the greater Yankton community — are excited to help you learn all you need to know about being a student at Mount Marty, so feel free to ask questions as you discover your place at MMU and in the Yankton community.

If you have questions, please contact Lisa Willcockson, Director of Student Engagement, at lisa.willcockson@mountmarty.edu or (605) 668-1302.