Orientation Schedule

Class of 2018 – please check back during the summer months for your Orientation schedule.  In the meantime, feel free to peruse the schedule of the class of 2017 found below.

 

Schedule with program descriptions

 

THURSDAY, AUG. 22

7 – 12 p.m.                  Arrive & Move In

8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.       Personal Computer Help Services

9 a.m. – 1 p.m.            Identification Card Pictures

9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.       Resource Tables

11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.     Lunch & Last Minute Details

1:30 – 2:45 p.m.          Your Place: Meeting your New Community

1:45 – 2:45 p.m.          Parent Orientation

3:15 – 4 p.m.              Your Time: Welcoming You to Lafayette

4 p.m.                         Class of 2017 Photo

4:15 – 5:30 p.m.          President’s Reception for Parents

4:30 – 6 p.m.               Your Action: Starting YOUR Lafayette Career

6 – 7:30 p.m.               Dinner

8 – 9 p.m.                    Joining the Lafayette Community

9 p.m.                          Residence Hall Programming

 

FRIDAY, AUG. 23

7:30 – 9:30 a.m.           Breakfast

8 – 9 a.m.                     Engineering Division Meeting / Optional Placement Testing: Chemistry

8 – 9 a.m.                     Live Well Lafayette: Yoga & Boot Camp Classes

9:30 – 10:45 a.m.         1826 Citizens of Easton Founders’ Lecture

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.         Meet Your Faculty Adviser

12 – 1:30 p.m.              Lunch

12 – 5 p.m.                   Resource Tables

1:45 – 3:30 p.m.           Welcome to the Liberal Arts: Summer Reading Discussion Groups

3:45 – 5 p.m.                Course Schedule Adjustment

5 – 6:30 p.m.                Dinner

7 – 8 p.m.                     Let’s Talk about “It”

8:15 – 9:30 p.m.           Leopard Olympiad

 

SATURDAY, AUG. 24

7:30 – 9 a.m.                 Breakfast

8 – 9 a.m.                      Live Well Lafayette: Yoga & Boot Camp Classes

8:45 – 10:15 a.m.          Easton Farmers’ Market

10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.     Student Services Group Mtg & Campus Tours

12 – 1:30 p.m.               Lunch

2 – 4 p.m.                      Self-Described

4:15 – 5:30 p.m             Community Meetings

6 – 7:30 p.m.                 Dinner

7:45 – 8:45 p.m.            Straight Shots with Dr. Tim Silvestri

9 p.m. – 1 a.m.              Club Farinon (bring your 80′s gear!)

11 p.m. – 1 a.m.            Kirby Sports Center Open House

 

SUNDAY, AUG. 25

9 – 10 a.m.                    Jogging Tour of College Hill / Neighborhood Ecology Tour

9 – 11:30 a.m.               SAT II: Foreign Language

10 a.m. – 12 p.m.          C.H.A.M.P.I.O.N. Program

10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.       Brunch

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.        Catholic Worship Services

10:30 – 11:30 a.m.        Protestant Worship Services

11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.       Spirit of 1949 All Faiths Brunch

1 – 3 p.m.                     True Life: I’m a Lafayette Student

3 – 3:45 p.m.                Voices of Experience

4 – 5 p.m.                     Community Meetings

5 – 6:45 p.m.                Dinner & Final Orientation Group Meetings

7 p.m.                           Convocation

9 p.m.                           Hypnotist Tom DeLuca

 

Throughout the Weekend:

 

Mailroom Hours

Thursday & Friday  8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturday  9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Sunday  Closed

Bookstore Hours

Thursday & Friday  8:45 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday  10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

ID Office Hours

Thursday  9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Friday  9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday  10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Sunday  9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

 

Class of ’18, We Want to Tell the World about You!

Contact Us

Erica L. D'Agostino '95
Dean of Academic Advising
Class Dean - 1st & 2nd Year Students
Office of the Dean of the College
dagostie@lafayette.edu
(610) 330-5080

Paul J. McLoughlin
Dean of Students
Division of Campus Life
mcloughp@lafayette.edu
(610)330-5082