Orientation Apps

Keep those first important days on campus well organised and engaging for students and families.

Connect with new students and families

Push Notifications

Keep everyone on track during their days on campus.


Provide answers to all those important questions in one easily accessible spot.


Allow students to connect, comment and share their excitement.


Show families where to be and how to get there.


Publish up to the minute information on when things are happening.

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Top colleges around the world use Guidebook

Wellesley College

Coordinating the arrival and orientation of 5000 new students to one of Europe’s most prestigious universities.

  • Includes 'Don’t forget' checklist
  • Campus directory with maps and contact details
  • Simplified organising teams' workload

The University of Alabama

The flagship university in the Alabama State system uses mobile apps to orchestrate their WoW (Week of Welcome) program, game-day experiences, and transfer student programs. Their mobile apps include:

  • Schedules for every event that can be customised for the individual student, parent and sibling
  • Links to the online course catalogs and other helpful resources
  • Checklists and interactive maps to guide freshman through their first days on campus



New Student Orientation Apps Webinar

In-depth insight for professionals trying to choose the best event app.

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Mobile Campus Tours Webinar

Top-to-bottom Advice for throwing an event in the digital age.

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The 3 Elements of an Admissions App Strategy

Learn how to implement an app and make money with it at the same time.

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Our commitment to mobile apps

Our mission is to make it simple to create and manage mobile apps. Over a hundred thousand organisations have used Guidebook to power their mobile experiences. While we’ve had a lot of success powering conference apps, corporate meeting apps, and university campus apps, our platform has been used for thousands of different use cases. Forward-thinking professionals are using Guidebook’s simple app builder to make interactive mobile guides for their student orientations, college campus tours, venues, corporate campuses, parks, and airports. Start going green with iPhone and Android apps built by the best event app company in the industry.