New Student Orientation

Peak Experiences - Outdoor Orientation

Sign-up for the 2017 Peak trips is now open using the link below. Spaces fill quickly so register today!



Do you want to make new friends before classes start? Do you enjoy the outdoors? If you answered YES to either of these questions, then Peak Experience trips are for you.

They are:

  • Optional, pre-orientation backpacking trips for all freshman and transfer students.
  • Small group experiences led by trained student leaders.
  • The foundation of your new community of friends, classmates, and campus life.
  • For all levels and abilities. No prior experience necessary.
  • Affordable. Full and partial financial assistance is available.

For more information review the tabs below or contact Sam Hensold, Peak Experiences Coordinator, at 970-247-7293 or