What is MALANA Pre-Orientation or Pre-O?
Each year the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs (OMSA) hosts the MALANA Pre-Orientation (Pre-O) program for incoming American (Multiracial, African-American, Latino-Hispanic, Asian-American and Native American) IWU students free of charge.
Pre-O introduces first-year students to our diverse community and provides them with an opportunity to meet and interact with new and returning students who will serve as mentors. Faculty and administrators will present a series of activities and workshops that will assist students in establishing a network of peer connections and help them gain familiarity with important academic, social, and cultural supports.
Pre-O is designed to assist new multicultural students in their transition to Illinois Wesleyan University. This program complements the University's new student orientation (Turning Titan) program by presenting students with a preview of campus life.
Benefits of MALANA Pre-O: This orientation is an opportunity for students to:
MALANA Pre-O Information:
Make sure you also check out information about Turning Titan: New Student Orientation 2013 at http://www.iwu.edu/orientation.