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Attend New Student Orientation from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Troy - Lounge

Gain insight on how to be a successful student at Walsh College and: 

  • Get educated on important policies and procedures.
  • Network with fellow students, faculty and staff.
  • Learn how to get the most out of your Walsh College experience.
  • Learn about Career Services.
  • Take a campus tour and get your ID picture taken.
  • Meet with financial aid representatives.
  • Enjoy food and beverages provided by Walsh College.
  • Undergraduate students: Take the Communication Placement Exam.* 
  • Graduate students: Take the Graduate Communication Assessment.** 


The Graduate Communication Assessment and the Undergraduate Communication Placement Exam will be available for students to take between 4 - 5:30 p.m. on the day of orientation. If you plan on taking the exam, please arrive no later than 5 p.m. to ensure your exam is complete before the start of orientation. More information will be emailed to those who indicate that they would like to take either exam.  

*Undergraduate Communication Placement Exam All new undergraduate students are required to take a placement exam prior to registering for COM 320 Business Communication Methods. The placement exam must be proctored and will be available for students to take before New Student Orientation. If you have not taken the communication placement exam, it is highly recommended that you arrive early to take the exam. Click here for more information regarding the placement exam.  

**Graduate Communication Assessment All new graduate students entering the MBA, MSF, MSITL, MSM, MSMKT, MA in Business, and dual MBA degree programs are required to complete the Graduate Communication Assessment (GCA). The exam must be taken prior to your first COM 510 or COM 525 class session. Students who do not complete the GCA before the first night of COM 510/COM 525 will be administratively dropped from the course. Click here for more information about the Graduate Communication Assessment.  


Troy Campus

3838 Livernois Road

*Photo release authorization: By attending this event, I hereby authorize Walsh College to use biographical information I provide, and any and all reproductions of my likeness, made on this release form for publicity, commercial, promotional or other purposes, with no compensation to me. I also consent to the recording of statements, photographs, and/or audio or video recordings and the unlimited use of the same by Walsh College for publicity, commercial, promotional or other purposes. All rights, title and interest in any statements, photographs, and/or audio or video recordings shall be the sole property of Walsh College, and I hereby waive any claims relating to use of the same by Walsh College. 

Walsh College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (312-263-0456) and has specialized accreditation for its business programs by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).