Orientation Winter 2018 Doctor of Chiropractic
Tri One Extended Orientation
Congratulations on your decision to become a student at Parker University. We believe you have made the right decision, and we hope you are excited about the wonderful learning experiences and challenges that await you.

Orientation for your class is a two-day mandatory orientation. Starting on Thursday, January 4th and ending  Friday, January 5th, we will meet in the Student Activity Center on Thursday beginning at from 8:00 am to approximately 6:00 pm. We conclude our first day with a free social event that is optional, but highly encouraged as many of our students create bonds with each other at this event. Friday morning will start at 9 am and is also mandatory, this will cover important information specific to your life as a DC student. A full schedule will be available to access on this website soon. 

Please park near the Student Activity Center in any parking spot that is not numbered. 

You are about to begin your career in chiropractic at the best college in the country, and we look forward to helping you achieve great success. Should you have any questions or need further assistance, please contact Student Affairs at 214.902.2422 or Sierra.Jones@parker.edu.

Be aware that you are required to attend Orientation and Tri 1 Extended Orientation, If you are unable to attend this time, you will be required to attend in May, 2018. Complete the online RSVP and DC Orientation Packet . The packet is required before registration in Tri One courses and should be completed by January 1st (login and password are required). 


Parker Prep-Workshop Information

Parker Prep Workshops for Fall 2017:



Future Dates

Fall 2017: August 24th & 25th
Winter 2018: January 4th & 5th
Winter 2018 Honor Code Ceremony

Honor Code Convocation
is a concluding event to orientation for Parker Tri 1 chiropractic students. This special ceremony marks the transition from an undergraduate program to the privileges and responsibilities of doctorate level study. Students and their families will be welcomed into the Parker family with a brief history of the University, Dr. Parker’s vision for chiropractic, as well as hear from a guest speaker about the importance of integrity within the chiropractic profession. Students will then recite the chiropractic oath, take an honor code, and are publicly introduced as they walk across the Parker stage. Family and friends of the student are highly encouraged to attend this event, as well as mingle with other faculty, staff, and students of Parker University before and after the ceremony.



Honor Code Ceremony

January 12, 2018
Time: After 5pm, details announced at orientation

Parker University, Standard Process Center



Dress Code: Professional Attire ( Recommendations:: Suite with tie, dresses or skirts of appropriate length, tops without plunging necklines. Please be tasteful, as this is educational achievement being celebrated with your future professors, peers, and family. Some bending may occur when signing your pledge and code.)

DC Orientation RSVP & Packet
    Orientation Packet - DC  
Fill out your Orientation RSVP and Student Information Packet