Updates on Reopening SVA
Click below for information on our current operations and plans for 2021-2022.
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Orientation at SVA offers students the opportunity to meet faculty, staff and other students before classes begin. It also helps acclimate new students to the SVA campus, community and NYC.


If you have any questions, please contact Student Affairs by phone at 212.592.2214 or email studentaffairs@sva.edu.

  • Fall 2021

    Information about the fall 2021 schedule, including required events and other programming, will be published in July 2021.


    Information about the college's return to in-person operation can be viewed here.


    You can learn more about what to expect when you return to SVA through this feature.

  • Spring 2021 Required Programming

    • Undergraduate Welcome Program Pre-recorded video
    • Viewing is required for all undergraduate students.
    • International Student Orientation Pre-recorded video
    • Viewing is required for all F-1 undergraduate students.
    • Undergraduate Department Meetings 
    • Please contact your academic department regarding information covered during the live meetings on January 7, 2021.


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