New Undergraduate Student Orientation for Spring Semester Welcome, new students and returning students and faculty! The Gallaudet campus has been filled with activity over the past week as new undergraduate students and their families arrived for orientation and business registration on January 11. They participated in icebreaker activities, meetings with representatives from various offices and departments, presentations, and tours -- all designed to ensure a successful start to a career as a Gallaudet student. Returning students arrived over the weekend -- eager to begin the spring semester. Business registration for returning students, and classes, began on January 17.