Dive into the experience with ONBOARD!
ONBOARD is an exciting way to begin your transition to Endicott. The three-day, two-night ONBOARD retreat is led by returning student leaders and is designed to bring incoming students together before the fall semester. ONBOARD allows you to create friendships, address common concerns, and learn about the opportunities at Endicott. All ONBOARD retreats offer students the opportunity to connect with other students, learn more about the campus community, and have fun!
What is ONBOARD?ONBOARD is an exciting way to begin to dive into the experience and transition to Endicott. The three-day, two-night ONBOARD retreat is led by returning student leaders and is designed to bring incoming students together before the fall semester. ONBOARD allows you to create friendships, address common concerns, and learn about the many opportunities at Endicott.
Why participate in ONBOARD?
It’s a lot of fun! Bonding, games, outdoor activities, and more! The student leaders are enthusiastic, welcoming, and some of the best people around. They truly care about the incoming students and want to support you. Most importantly, you will create new friendships that will last during your time at Endicott and beyond. You will start school more confident, more prepared, and have a better understanding of life at Endicott.
What are the dates for ONBOARD?
ONBOARD Session 1: Wednesday, June 28–Friday, June 30
ONBOARD Session 2: Tuesday, July 11–Thursday, July 13
ONBOARD Session 3: Monday, July 17–Wednesday, July 19
ONBOARD Session 4: Tuesday, July 25–Thursday, July 27
ONBOARD Session 5: Monday, July 31–Wednesday, August 2
ONBOARD Session 6: Monday, August 7–Wednesday, August 9
Registration for ONBOARD starts on April 1.
How much does it cost? What's included?
The cost for the trip is $150. The trip includes: lodging for two nights on campus, all meals from lunch on day one through lunch on day three, all activity costs, all transportation to activities, trained student leaders to facilitate activities, supplies and equipment needed for the experience. Linens/bedding is not provided. Typically students bring a sleeping bag or sheets, a blanket, and a pillow.
Is there financial aid available?
Yes! Financial aid is available to students receiving need-based financial aid. If you would like to be considered for financial support for ONBOARD, please fill out the ONBOARD Assistance Form.
How do I sign up for an ONBOARD program?
Registration is on a first come, first serve basis. There are limited spaces available for each retreat. A waitlist will be kept by our office for any possible spaces that become available. The online registration form can be found here on April 1.
I am flying into Boston, how do I get from the airport to Endicott?Our campus shuttles can pick you up at any of the commuter rail stations located in Beverly or Salem. More information about the commuter rail schedule can be found here. A great option for getting to campus from Logan Airport is the Logan Express. We can pick you up at the Peabody drop off location. More information can be found here.
I have specific food/health requirements, can I still attend?
Please note any food/health requirements when registering for the trip. Our staff will take into consideration all food/health requirements for each participant and we will do our best to accommodate all needs.
What is your refund policy?Cancellations at 14 days before the registered ONBOARD start date will receive a $150 refund. Cancellations at 7 days before the registered ONBOARD session start date will receive a $75 refund. If the retreats are not held due to public health guidelines, full refunds will be given.