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Bobcat Student Orientation

Bobcat Student Orientation

As a unit of the Office of First-Year & Student Transitions (FYrST), Bobcat Student Orientation (BSO) is responsible for the successful orientation of all new undergraduate students at Ohio University, Athens campus. Our programs are designed to ensure all students and their families/guests are welcomed, comfortable in their transitions, connected to campus resources, and confident in their academic schedules before beginning their first semester on the Athens campus of Ohio University.

We strive to create a welcoming environment where students have a sense of belonging and can easily connect to peers, faculty, and staff to establish a network of support. We accomplish this through intentional program design and assessment focused primarily on the student experience, by eliminating stress in the transition process and maintaining a service-oriented mindset.

 

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What Our Orientation Leaders Say

Meet Our Student Orientation Leaders

Avery Ausher

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Avery Ausher

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Family and Guest Orientation Leader, College of Health Sciences and Professions
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Courtney Batten

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Courtney Batten
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Courtney Batten

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Orientation Leader, College of Arts and Sciences
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Connor Beeman

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Connor Beeman
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Connor Beeman

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Orientation Leader, College of Arts and Sciences
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Ethan Brown

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Ethan Brown
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Ethan Brown

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Orientation Leader, College of Arts and Science
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Max Burke

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Max Burke
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Max Burke

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Family and Guest Orientation Leader, University College
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Ellie Burke

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Ellie Burke
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Ellie Burke

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College Representative, Scripps College of Communication
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Mia Caine

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Mia Caine

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College Representative, College of Arts and Sciences
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Jordan Castelli

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Jordan Castelli
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Jordan Castelli

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Orientation Leader, Russ College of Engineering and Technology
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Ana Colón

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Ana Colón

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Orientation Leader, College of Fine Arts
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Braeden Dang

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Braeden Dang
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Braeden Dang

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Orientation Leader, Russ College of Engineering and Technology
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Molly Davis

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Molly Davis
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Molly Davis

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Family and Guest Orientation Leader, College of Health Sciences and Professions
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Ryan Evans

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Ryan Evans
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Ryan Evans

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Orientation Leader, University College
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Cristina Formichelli

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Cristina Formichelli

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Family and Guest Orientation Leader, University College
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Grace Fowler

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Grace Fowler
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Grace Fowler

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Orientation Coordinator for Family and Guest Programs
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Haley Hautzinger

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Haley Hautzinger

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Family and Guest Orientation Leader, College of Arts and Sciences
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Haven Horton-Kunce

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Haven Horton-Kunce

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Family and Orientation Leader, University College
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Rhianna Hunt

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Rhianna Hunt

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College Representative, College of Arts and Sciences
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Haley Janoski

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Haley Janoski

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Orientation Leader, University College
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Amy Kimura

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Amy Kimura
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Amy Kimura

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Family and Guest Orientation Leader, Patton College of Education
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Naila Latham

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Naila Latham
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Naila Latham

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Orientation Leader, College of Fine Arts
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Maddi Lind

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Maddi Lind
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Maddi Lind

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College Representative, College of Business
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Jake Lundgren

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Jake Lundgren

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College Representative, Patton College of Education
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Ryan Maxin

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Ryan Maxin

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Orientation Leader, Scripps College of Communication
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Liv Michota

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Liv Michota

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Orientation Leader, College of Business
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Hailey Mullin

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Hailey Mullin

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Family and Guest Orientation Leader, Russ College of Engineering and Technology
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Hannah Protsik

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Hannah Protsik

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Family and Guest Orientation Leader, College of Business
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Stephanie Robbins

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Stephanie Robbins

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Family and Guest Orientation Leader, College of Arts and Sciences
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Zach Robbins

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Zach Robbins
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Zach Robbins

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College Representative, University College
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Jane Roche

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Jane Roche
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Jane Roche

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Family and Guest Orientation Leader, College of Business
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Gabie Soto

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Gabie Soto
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Gabie Soto

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Orientation Leader, College of Arts and Sciences
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Ethan Spanja

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Ethan Spanja

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Family and Guest Orientation Leader, College of Fine Arts
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Leah Spendley

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Leah Spendley
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Leah Spendley

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Orientation Leader, College of Health Sciences and Professions
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Meg Tobin

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Meg Tobin
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Meg Tobin

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College Representative, College of Health Sciences and Professions
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Beau Uqdah

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Beau Uqdah

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Family and Guest Orientation Leader, College of Arts and Sciences
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Emme Vair

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Emme Vair

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Orientation Leader, University College
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Mia Walsh

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Mia Walsh

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Family and Guest Orientation, Scripps College of Communication
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Michaela Williams

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Michaela Williams

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Family and Guest Orientation Leader, College of Arts and Sciences
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