Mission Statement

The Orientation Program at Western Connecticut State University is designed to provide incoming students, and their families, with a set of common shared experiences and information, to set the tone for student academic success, personal growth and meaningful connections.  With this in mind, the Orientation is dedicated to facilitating the students’ transition to university life.

To achieve our Mission, the Orientation Program at Western Connecticut State University provides the opportunity to:

  • Explain academic expectations and begin the acculturation process to the university environment
  • Develop a sense of belonging within the university community
  • Identify support services dedicated to student achievement

WCSU Weather Information

Current Conditions in Danbury

Current Conditions

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Pressure: 30 in.
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Emergency / Weather Alert Information

The Emergency / Weather Alert will be posted on the WCSU home page any time an emergency or bad weather causes a delay, cancellation or early closing of the university.

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Greater Danbury 5-Day Forecast

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Slight chance for a morning shower, partly sunny and pleasant.
Partly sunny and pleasant.
Mostly cloudy, chance for some showers.
Chance for morning rain then some afternoon sunshine.
Mostly sunny and mild.
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