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! 

2018 Student Schedule

Day 1

7:00-7:30 a.m.  Check-in for overnight accommodations at Miller 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                    

9:40 a.m.         Academic Unit Overview                                  

11:10 a.m.       Understanding Your Tuition and Financial Aid                    

11:40 a.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.         Dean of Students

5:00 p.m.         Spirit and Traditions                                                                                               

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

7:00 p.m.         Evening Programming

9:30 p.m.         Orientation Group Meeting 3

9:45 p.m.         Evening Entertainment Options                                               

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                                                                                                   

1:50 p.m.         Beginning College Student Survey

2:20 p.m.         First Year Programs

2:35 p.m.         Orientation Program Closing

3:00 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.  We suggest not making any travel or other plans before 4:30 p.m.         

2018 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 Tuition and Financial Aid                                                                      

11:30 a.m.        Parents Association

11:45 a.m.        Lunch and University Business Fair

1:00 p.m.          Academic Unit Meetings

2:10 p.m.          Family Campus Resource Reception & Coffee

2:40 p.m.          REACH: Academic Assistance Programs 

3:10 p.m.          Campus Safety: U of L Police Department 

3:30 p.m.          Campus Health Services                                                                                                         

4:00 p.m.          Campus Housing and Residence Life                                                                                                                                                          

4:20 p.m.           Dining Services                              

4:35 p.m.           Current Student Panel

5:10 p.m.           Family Program Closing

5:45 p.m.           Dinner and optional Residence Hall Tours