This page includes highlights from previous Summer Orientation programs.

A special thank you to the Media Resource Center for filming and editing these videos!

General Education Requirements

This video is an overview of the general education curriculum, as well as, an introduction to starting your academic journey as a new student at Drew University. If you have any questions or concerns about classes after you have registered for the upcoming semester, you can send an email to for clarification.

Academic Services

Associate Dean Judith Redling, Coordinator of Accessibility Services Diane Moscaritolo, and Director of the Math and Science Resource Center, Nora Boyer discuss services available to all students.

Life on Campus

A program hosted by the Vice President of Student Affairs, Sara B. Waldron and Dean of Students, Frank C. Merckx, II.

Transition: A New Experience for Parents

Vice President for Campus Life & Student Affairs, Sara B. Waldron shares insight and tips for a successful transition in supporting your college student.

Get Involved!

Associate Dean for Student Engagement, Michelle L. Brisson speaks about the importance of being an active and engaged Drew student.

Department Websites and Contact Information

Student Accounts Office– Contact: Christine Fressola, Director
– Setting up parent (proxy) access to your bill
– Check out the Student Accounts Office video on how to set up proxy access!
Financial Aid & Student Employment – Contact; Colby McCarthy, Director
Residence Life  – Contact: Stephanie Pelham, Associate Dean of Student Engagement and Director of Residence Life
Undergraduate Housing – Contact: Robert Meade, On-Campus Housing Coordinator
The Library – Contact: Jody Caldwell, Head, Reference and Research Services
Academic and Disability Services  – Contact: Judy Redling, Associate Provost for Academic Excellence
University Technology – Contact: Shawn Spaventa, Computing & Network Services
Religious Life – Contact: Taylor Claire Bean, Campus Chaplain
Athletics – Contact: Christa Racine, Athletics Director
Student Activities – Contact: Steph Mazzarella, Director of Student Engagement
Health Services – Contact: Joan Galbraith, Director
Counseling and Psychological Services – Contact: James Mandala, Director
Substance Awareness Education Programs – Contact: Audra Tonero, Assistant Director
Drew Campus Safety – Contact: William Ortman, Director of Campus Safety