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Summer Preview

Gear up for fall with Summer Preview!

Registration for Summer Preview 2023 will open at 8 a.m. (CDT) on May 1 in your Student Portal. In-person and virtual options will be available.

At Summer Preview, you'll learn about resources on campus, develop relationships, and build your course schedule for the upcoming academic year. There will be family-specific programs, too.

You'll have a chance to select the session that works best for you:

  • Session One: June 5-6
  • Session Two: June 8-9
  • Session Three: June 12-13
  • Session Four: June 15-16

See the complete in-person and virtual schedules listed below on this page.

Questions about the next steps for your transition to Creighton? Email us at

In-Person Schedule at a Glance

Session TitleStart TimeEnd TimePopulationLocationDay
Check-In8:00 a.m.8:45 a.m.Students & FamiliesKiewit Hall & Harper CenterDay 1
Welcome Session9:00 a.m.9:20 a.m.Students & FamiliesHarper CenterDay 1
Becoming a Bluejay9:30 a.m.10:15 a.m.FamiliesHarper CenterDay 1
Small Group Time9:30 a.m.9:50 a.m.StudentsVariousDay 1
Family Breakout Sessions10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.FamiliesHarper CenterDay 1
Academic Advising & Student Success Sessions10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.StudentsVariousDay 1
Lunch12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.Students & FamiliesBrandeis Dining HallDay 1
Keys to Success: Family Edition2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.FamiliesHarper CenterDay 1
Find Your Selfie2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.StudentsHarper CenterDay 1
College: A Game of Chutes & Ladders3:15 p.m.4:00 p.m.Students & FamiliesHarper CenterDay 1
Jesuit Identity and Day One Reflection4:15 p.m.5:00 p.m.StudentsHarper CenterDay 1
Family Reception4:15 p.m.5:00 p.m.FamiliesHarper CenterDay 1
Student Activites & Dinner5:00 p.m.10:00 p.m.StudentsVariousDay 1
Breakfast (Optional)8:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.Students & FamiliesBrandeis Dining HallDay 2
Community Standards and Wellbeing9:00 a.m.9:30 a.m.Students & FamiliesHarper CenterDay 2
Commuting to Campus9:45 a.m.10:30 a.m.Students & FamiliesHarper CenterDay 2
Living at Creighton9:45 a.m.10:30 a.m.Students & FamiliesHarper CenterDay 2
Closing Reflection10:30 a.m.10:40 a.m.Students & FamiliesHarper CenterDay 2
Ask the Students10:45 a.m.11:15 a.m.FamiliesHarper CenterDay 2
Small Group Time10:45 a.m.11:15 a.m.StudentsVariousDay 2
Campus Expo & Community Engagement11:15 a.m.12:15 p.m.Students & FamiliesHarper CenterDay 2
Course Registration12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.StudentsHarper CenterDay 2

Virtual Schedule at a Glance

TitleStart Time (Central Time)End Time (Central Time)AudienceFormatDay
Welcome Address9:00 a.m.9:20 a.m.Students & FamiliesLive StreamDay 1
Student Success Sessions10:00 a.m.12:30 a.m.StudentsLive StreamDay 1
Chats with Creighton10:15 a.m.11:30 a.m.FamiliesLive StreamDay 1
Welcome to Summer Preview and Small Group Time1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.StudentsZoom MeetingDay 1
Begin Your Legacy: First Generation College Student Welcome1:30 p.m.2:00 p.m.Students & FamiliesLive StreamDay 1
Academic Advising2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.StudentsZoom MeetingDay 1
Keys to Success-Family Edition2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.FamiliesLive StreamDay 1
Course Registration12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.StudentsZoom MeetingDay 2
Becoming a Bluejay1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.FamiliesZoom WebinarDay 2
Small Group Time1:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.StudentsZoom MeetingDay 2
Ask the Students2:15 p.m.3:00 p.m.Students & FamiliesZoom WebinarDay 2
Living at Creighton3:15 p.m.4:00 p.m.Students & FamiliesZoom WebinarDay 2
Night Activities7:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.StudentsZoom MeetingDay 2

Examples of Previous Summer Preview Presentations 

2023 sessions will be recorded and shared here after the first Summer Preview session on June 5-6

Session TitleAudience
Keys to Success: Student EditionStudents
Learning About Your StrengthsStudents
Student Engagement WorkshopStudents
Find Your SelfieStudents
Living at CreightonStudents & Families
College: A Game of Chutes & LaddersStudents & Families
Money Matters: Financial Aid & Student EmploymentFamilies
Living our MissionFamilies
Student Success: Career & Pre-Professional AdvisingFamilies
Community Standards and WellbeingFamilies
Keys to Success: Family EditionFamilies
Student Success: The Success CenterFamilies
Where in the World is Creighton?Families
Money Matters: Paying Your BillFamilies
Safety on CampusFamilies
Student EngagementFamilies

Creighton Family Pop-Up Store

Don’t miss your opportunity to purchase Creighton Family swag, exclusive for the newest members of our community. Check out the list of items to buy that cannot be found in the Bookstore such as a Creighton Family pullover, lunch cooler, tumbler and more. These items will be available for purchase until May 20th and will no longer be available after that date. Be sure to make your purchase today and show off your Creighton pride! For questions, please email!

Family Visiting Campus