Summer Mid-Year IntroDUCKtion

IntroDUCKtion is our orientation program that is required for all incoming students. During IntroDUCKtion, you will learn what it means to be a Duck and complete the next steps needed for you to register for your summer term classes.

Each student admitted for summer 2023, must attend the in-person IntroDUCKtion session. You can sign up using your application status portal beginning Monday, May 1, at 8:00 a.m. Pacific Time.

  • Friday, June 16, 2023, 8:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

All summer admits are asked to sign-up and attend the June 16 IntroDUCKtion to ensure being set up for success before summer term begins.

Required programming will begin with session check-in at 8:00 a.m. and conclude by 5:30 p.m. Continue to check your email for more details regarding locations and parking as we get closer to your confirmed session date.

Parents and Families

We will offer a comprehensive, concurrent IntroDUCKtion for parents and family members during each in-person session for IntroDUCKtion. You may register one guest at the time of registration in your student portal. If you expect you will have more than one guest, please contact Student Orientation Programs for your options. Please note our Cost and Fee page regarding fees associated with additional guests.

Orientation Requirements

  • Completing the online orientation modules at Along with attending orientation, we ask that you complete several required modules that share more about the landscape of our faculty, opportunities for research, the academic advising process, and more.
  • Meeting with your academic advisor: This process will take place separately from your IntroDUCKtion session and happen virtually. Please review your UO email frequently and with great attention regarding next steps to sign up for your appointment and meet with your advisor.

Next Steps

We are so excited that you will be joining the flock. We have additional requirements along with signing up for IntroDUCKtion that we want to make sure you complete:


Sign up for IntroDUCKtion. It’s our mandatory orientation experience. Sign up through your application status portal.


Claim your Duck ID. Your Duck ID is your UO computing account and the first part of your "" email address.


Establish your Duo login. All incoming students must set up a Duo account in order to access UO learning systems (Navigate, Canvas, and Community). 


Check your UO email. You’ll use your Duck ID password to log in.

Please note: Your invitation to schedule your first advising appointment will come via email to your UO account. Please remember to check junk mail as sometimes the email may not route to your inbox.


Log in to your community page. This is where you will complete your pre-advising module, attend additional sessions, write reflections, and learn more about other IntroDUCKtion requirements. 


Download the Navigate app! This is how you will schedule follow-up appointments with an advisor after your orientation advising appointment.

Cost of IntroDUCKtion