Welcome to Experience Eureka Summer Orientation!
The entire Eureka College community is committed to making each student’s transition to college life as successful as possible.
During Experience Eureka, students will:
- Meet their peers
- Network with current students
- Learn about campus resources
- Meet representatives from campus services & programs
During Experience Eureka: Orientation, families and guests will:
- Receive additional information about the college and resources
- Gain insight into the adjustments students and families will face during the next few years
- Become better acquainted with the campus and university personnel
Experience Eureka: On-Campus Orientation 2020
Eureka College will host an on-campus orientation day where you will learn about other resources on campus, meet faculty and staff, and start building relationships with your peers. Please click "view the full schedule of events" for additional information.
- Thursday, July 26 - 28, 2020 - 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. This date is for first generation students only. Click here to learn more about the First Generation Program at Eureka College.
- Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Experience Eureka: New Student Orientation is FREE and $25 per student for those who would like to attend the On-Campus Experience Eureka Orientation. There is also a $15 cost per parent/family member; for materials and lunch during the program.
Placement Test Information
Immediately following your course registration appointment at Experience Eureka, students are able to take the MAT095R Placement Test. If students meet the minimum score of 80%, then they will test out of MAT095 and meet the math pre-requisite for many courses.
If you decide to take this test, you may bring a non-graphing scientific calculator. Please note that no cell phones, smart watches, computers, notebooks, or other electronic devices are allowed. If you decide to take the MAT095R Placement Test, you will have a delayed check out time from Orientation.
Interested in a foreign language?
Consider taking Spanish at Eureka College — there are courses for everyone, from beginners to advanced speakers. For more information about Spanish classes or to take a placement test, please email Dr. Eaton at email@example.com before you attend orientation.
How to Purchase Books
Please check your email for an announcement as to when the bookstore will be opening and deadlines for purchasing books. When the bookstore opens for the Fall semester, books will be automatically be ordered for you and put on your student account if you do not place an order or opt out of the program by the deadline.
By placing an order of any kind you will be excluded from the auto-order OR you have the option to opt out of the process, but this MUST be done by the deadline.
Books can be purchased by visiting: https://bncvirtual.com/eureka
Once you receive an email from MBS Books with your access ID number, you will know your schedule is loaded. You must use your eureka email and student (Sonis) ID. Process is simple from there. Enter with your student ID to view your materials with your schedule and required book information. Choose from new, used, rental, e-books and marketplace. You have the option to pay with credit card, PayPal or your student account using your access ID sent to you from MBS. Shipping to the college is free before the deadline.
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