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The Odyssey pre-orientation experience is open to incoming first-year students at Davidson including transfers. Due to the program's popularity and limited space, please register early. Spaces are generally filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Registration Timeline

Task/Event Dates
Registration opens. January 9, 2019
Last day to register. If spots are still available after this date, you can register by contacting us at 704-894-2522 or odyssey@davidson.edu. July 16, 2019
Students notified of trip assignment by email. Two to three weeks following registration

Most forms due; participants not submitting by this date may lose their spot.

These forms include:

  • Medical Form (with clearly outlined dietary restrictions and any activity restrictions)
  • Assumption of Risk and Release of Liability forms specific to assigned trip
  • Travel Arrangements Form

If you are registering late, or accepted off of the waitlist after this date, we will work with you to receive your forms as quickly as possible after your registration. 

July 2, 2019

Gear request form due; participants not submitting by this date will not have access to Davidson Outdoors (DO) gear. You must submit this form even if you do not need any DO gear.

If you are registering late, or accepted off of the waitlist after this date, we will work with you to receive your Gear request as quickly as possible after your registration. 

July 9, 2019

Medical History and Dietary Restriction follow-up by phone.

If you are concerned about being accepted to the Outdoor Odyssey program because of any medical condition, please feel free to call us at 704-894-2522 to discuss your condition prior to booking your travel.

Initiated by Davidson staff on an as-needed basis