Welcome to our Spring Start 2023 students!

We are so excited to welcome you to the Trinity College community during the spring 2023 term! The information on this page, as well as the Starting Out page, will help you complete the Starting Out Process prior to the beginning of the spring semester. Here, you will find information specific to the Spring Start experience including your Spring Start task checklist and course selection information.

We cannot wait to see you. Please see the information below to get started! Please contact orientation@trincoll.edu with any questions or concerns you may have.


Using your new credentials, you can access Trinity online services, forms, and required tasks within your New Student Portal by following these instructions:

  1. Log in to your TCOnline account at: http://my.trincoll.edu
  2. Locate the panel labeled “For New Students”
  3. Click on the link “Starting Out at Trinity College”

Tentative Orientation Schedule

The Orientation schedule for Spring Start 2023 is still being developed. Below is the tentative schedule to help give you a sense of what to expect. A detailed schedule will be provided as the date nears.

Wednesday, January 18, 2023    9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

  • Breakfast
  • Check-In
  • Move-In
  • Meet Residential Learning Coordinators (RLCs)
  • Lunch and Break Time
  • The Trinity I Want to See: Building Community and Sharing Values
  • Dinner

Thursday, January 19, 2023    9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

  • Breakfast
  • Campus Resources Session
  • Lunch and Break Time
  • Campus Scavenger Hunt
  • Dinner

Friday, January 20, 2023    9:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.

  • Breakfast
  • Meet the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Team
  • Ask A Bantam
  • Lunch and Break Time
  • Matriculation
  • Book Signing
  • Meet VP Joe DiChristina and Administrators
  • Dinner

Saturday, January 21, 2023    11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

  • Explore Hartford
  • Lunch

Sunday, January 22, 2023    11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

  • Special Group Activity

Starting Out Checklist

View important tasks and deadlines as part of your Starting Out Process


Course Selection Information

Information and online resources to consider before you choose your classes.

Stay in touch!! Email Kate Henchy, your Admissions Office contact, with updates about your semester away from Trinity. With your permission, we’d like to share your story with your classmates!