Orientation Agenda

Your Orientation session reminder with detailed instructions will be sent to your UofL Email account two days before your orientation session.  Make sure to check your UofL Email account regularly for Orientation and other departmental updates! 

2019 Student Schedule

Day 1

7:00-7:30 a.m.  Check-in for overnight accommodations at Kurz Residence Hall (required for all students)

7:15-7:45 a.m.  Student and family orientation program check-in at the Student Activities Center

8:00 a.m.         Welcome to UofL!                                                      

8:30 a.m.         Life Inside the Classroom                                                                           

9:00 a.m.         Orientation Group Meeting 1                    

9:30 a.m.         Academic Unit Overview                                  

11:10 a.m.       Understanding Your Financial Aid Options   

11:30 a.m.       Paying Your Bill

12:00 p.m.       Lunch and University Business Fair                                                               

1:00 p.m.         Campus Health Services                                         

1:25 p.m.         Campus Safety                                                           

1:35 p.m.         Your Student Success

1:55 p.m.         Orientation Group Meeting 2

2:15 p.m.         Afternoon "YOU CHOOSE" Breakout Sessions (Breakout sessions will represent a variety of campus departments, student resources, and other university business items that you may have questions about.  The full list will be available in your Student Orientation Guide when you check-in.)

4:15 p.m.         Our Campus Community and Your Responsibility

5:00 p.m.         Spirit and Traditions                                                                                               

5:30 p.m.         Dinner and optional Residence Hall Tours

7:00 p.m.         Evening Programming

9:15 p.m.         Evening Entertainment Options

10:30 p.m.       Orientation Group Meeting 3                                              

11:30 p.m.       Curfew

Day 2

7:45 a.m.         Orientation Group Meeting 4                                                                    

8:00 a.m.         Breakfast

             Group A                                                                                                          

8:40 a.m.         University Technology Overview                                                                             

9:00 a.m.         Academic Advising     

11:00 a.m.       Cardinal Challenge               

12:20 p.m.       REACH: Academic Assistance Programs

             Group B                                           

8:40 a.m.         Cardinal Challenge                                                                            

9:50 a.m.         REACH: Academic Assistance Programs     

10:30 a.m.       University Technology Overview              

11:00 a.m.       Academic Advising


1:00 p.m.         Lunch                                                                                                   

1:45 p.m.         First Year Programs

2:00 p.m.         Orientation Program Closing

2:30 p.m.         Residence Hall Checkout

*Schedule subject to change without notice.  Ending time is tentative. You may also want to allow yourself some extra time after housing checkout to take care of any other university business.  Do not making any travel or other plans before 4:30 p.m.         

2019 Family Schedule

Day 1

7:15-7:45 a.m.  Family and student orientation program check-in at the Student Activities Center                                                                                              

8:00 a.m.          Welcome to UofL!                                                      

8:30 a.m.          Life Inside the Classroom                 

9:00 a.m.          Family Welcome    

9:45 a.m.          Family Breakout A          

10:20 a.m.        Family Breakout B  

Family Breakout Options: Career Development Center, Fraternity and Sorority Life, Study Abroad, Cultural Center, Religious Life Association, Campus Tour

11:10 a.m.        Understanding Financial Aid Options

11:30 a.m.        Paying Your Bill

11:50 a.m.        Parents Association

12:00 p.m.        Lunch and University Business Fair

1:00 p.m.          Campus Housing and Residence Life

1:20 p.m.          Campus Dining Services

1:35 p.m.          Campus Safety: U of L Police Department

2:00 p.m.          Understanding Your Student's Major

3:00 p.m.          Family Break

3:30 p.m.          REACH: Academic Assistance Programs                                                                                                        

4:00 p.m.          Campus Health Services                                                                                                                                                                        

4:30 p.m.          Current Student Panel

5:00 p.m.          Family Program Closing

5:30 p.m.          Dinner and optional Residence Hall Tours