The Catholic University of America

Registering for Orientation 2015

Registration for Orientation 2015 opens on June 1. In order to register, follow the list of instructions provided below.  If you have any questions, please contact the Orientation office at 202-319-5627.


1. Sign on to Cardinal Station.*

2. Under the menu on the left, click on 
“Student Self-Service.”
3. Click on “Register for Orientation.”
* Your Cardinal Station User ID is typically the first four letters of your
last name followed by five numbers. Your User ID and password 
were sent to you via postal mail when you were accepted to the 
University (or will soon be on its way if you were just accepted). If
you have forgotten your User ID or password, you can get a new one
by contacting the Information Center at 202-319-4357 or by email 
You will receive notification in the mail confirming your
registration for Orientation. Review the Orientation 2015
schedule here to find out when you are
assigned to get your Cardinal Card and attend the opening
session. This information will help you determine what time
you should arrive to campus on move-in day. If you or a
family member will need special accommodations while
attending Orientation, please call the Orientation office
at 202-319-5627 or email
• Handicapped parking spaces are located throughout 
campus. A vehicle must display a state-issued plate or
placard to park in one of these spaces.
• Materials in alternative formats and sign language 
interpreters or transcribers will be provided upon 


To register for Orientation 2014 please call the Orientation office at 202-319-5627.