Bearcats Bound Orientation
Every summer, the Lindner College of Business welcomes hundreds of first-year students to campus for Bearcats Bound Orientation.
Hosted by the University of Cincinnati New Student Orientation Office, Bearcats Bound Orientation is a program that helps new students and family members get acquainted with, transition to and start to engage with the UC community.
Incoming first-year students register for Orientation via their Bearcat Portal. Find important pre-orientation information, detailed below.
Students need to achieve certain test scores in order to enroll in the required calculus courses. A student's ALEKS score can help place them in the appropriate course in the event that an ACT or SAT score was below the minimum score for a required course.
Math placement for Bachelor of Business Administration and Bachelor of Arts in Economics degrees:
Applied Calculus 1
Math placement for Bachelor of Science in Business Analytics and Bachelor of Science in Industrial Management degrees:
Pre-Calculus and Calculus 1
All college credit earned in high school must be sent to UC in the form of an official college transcript. The university cannot accept the credits from a high school transcript.
Students are to request any institutions from which they have earned credit to send an official transcript to UC. High schools do not do this for students.