Threshold: North Park University's Orientation Program
Threshold Experience: Moving from one phase of life to another; a rite of passage, a step of significance, a coming of age.
Fall Threshold: Wednesday, August 21, 2013 to Sunday, August 25, 2013
Threshold is much more than just a few days — it’s your whole experience of making the transition to college. We’re here to answer your questions and help you in any way we can. Use these pages to explore everything you’ll need to know so you can dive right in when you arrive as a new student.
Threshold Week is one of our favorite traditions at North Park University, and we can’t wait to welcome you to our community. We're proud you’re now a North Park Viking.
What time should you arrive at North Park? Where does everything take place? Do you get to go downtown and experience the city? Get all the details on what to expect at Threshold Week!
North Park's commuter students bring a lot to our campus community, and we're excited to welcome you to campus and give you the advantage of starting Threshold early. Join us for First-Year and Transfer Commuter Student Orientation Day on Friday, August 9.
All the best things in life take a little bit of planning and preparation, and heading to college is no exception. Check out our list of things you should do to make sure you have a smooth transition to life at North Park.
Make sure you’re ready for the first day of school! Get the scoop on important academic information and resources available to you on campus.
Transitioning to college isn’t just for students: parents and families have some adjusting to do, as well. These resources are designed to help your whole family know what to expect at Threshold, and how they can be involved throughout the academic year.
Have questions? Want to find us on Facebook or Twitter? Get the scoop on connecting with Threshold and your future classmates.
Check out photos and video footage from Threshold Week, August 22-26, 2012.