Transfer Orientation 

Registration

Dates

Orientation Session Population Session Date(s) Registration Deadline Refund Deadline
Summer Transfer Orientation Transfer students beginning Summer 2018 Thursday, May 31 Sunday, May 27 Thursday, May 10
Fall Transfer Orientation Transfer students beginning Fall 2018

Monday, June 18

Thursday, August 16

Tuesday, June 12

Sunday, August 12             

Monday, May 28

Thursday, July 26

How to Register

You will need your myLSU username and password to register for orientation through myLSU. You should have received your myLSU username after applying for admission.

Log in to myLSU to Register for Orientation

Cost

  • $140 per student
  • $50 per parent or family member
  • 2.5% non-refundable processing fee if paid by credit card

Refunds are not granted after May 1.

Tentative Student Summer Transfer Orientation Overview

All events listed on the student agenda are mandatory for students to attend. Events highlighted in yellow are sessions family members can attend with their student.

Time Event Location
8:00-8:45 a.m. Check- In Main Lobby, LSU Student Union
8:45 – 9:15 a.m. Welcome to LSU Capital Chamber Room, 329 LSU Student Union
9:15 – 9:45 a.m.

The Tiger Necessities

(LSU Dining, Tiger Card, Residential Life, Parking)

Capital Chamber Room, 329 LSU Student Union
9:45 – 10:15 a.m. Academic Overview Capital Chamber Room, 329 LSU Student Union
10:30 – 12:30 p.m. Senior College Meeting & Advising Various Locations
11:30 – 3:00 p.m. Get your Tiger Card  Tiger Card Office, First Floor, LSU Student Union
11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Strategies for Achieving an Outstanding GPA Capital Chamber, 329 LSU Student Union
12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Lunch on Your Own  
1:15 – 1:45 p.m. Safety & Security at LSU International Room, 303 LSU Student Union
1:45 – 2:15 p.m. Student Health Services International Room, 303 LSU Student Union
2:00 & 2:30 p.m. Campus Tours Depart from Olinde Career Center, 2nd Floor, LSU Student Union
2:00 – 4:00 pm Class Scheduling Various Locations
2:15 – 2:45 p.m. Money Management: What Every Student Needs to Know

International Room, 303 LSU Student Union

2:30 – 4:30 pm Financial Aid & Scholarships Private Sessions Lobby, Pleasant Hall

Tentative Family Summer Transfer Orientation Overview

Events highlighted in yellow are sessions family members can attend with their student. 

Time Event Location
8:00 – 8:45 a.m. Check- In Main Lobby, LSU Student Union
8:45 – 9:15 a.m. Welcome to LSU Capital Chamber Room, 329 LSU Student Union
9:15 – 9:45 a.m.

The Tiger Necessities

(LSU Dining, Tiger Card, Residential Life, Parking)

Capital Chamber Room, 329 LSU Student Union
9:45 – 10:15 a.m. Academic Overview Capital Chamber Room, 329 LSU Student Union
10:15 – 10:30 a.m. Break  
10:30 – 11:00 a.m. The LSU Family Experience Capital Chamber Room, 329 LSU Student Union
11:00 – 11:30 a.m. Office of the Dean of Students Capital Chamber Room, 329 LSU Student Union
11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. Strategies for Achieving an Outstanding GPA Capital Chamber Room, 329 LSU Student Union
12:00 – 1:00 p.m. Lunch on Your Own  
1:15 – 1:45 p.m. Safety & security at LSU International Room, 303 LSU Student Union
1:45 – 2:15 p.m. Student Health Services International Room, 303 LSU Student Union
2:00 & 2:30 p.m. Campus Tours Depart from Olinde Career Center, 2nd Floor, LSU Student Union
2:15 – 2:45 p.m. Money Management: What Every Student Needs to Know

International Room, 303 LSU Student Union

2:30 – 4:30 pm Financial Aid & Scholarships Private Sessions Lobby, Pleasant Hall 

Family Orientation*

If you have family members who are interested in registering for orientation as well, this should be indicated at the same time you complete your orientation registration. Family members will be able to:

  • Tour the Residence Hall where your student will be living
  • Learn how meal plans and TigerCASH work
  • Be in the know about financial aid and scholarships
  • Meet other LSU parents and hear firsthand the advice they have for incoming families
  • Learn how to join the Family Association and about the events offered for families throughout the year!

Family Orientation Cost: $50 per family member

*Please note: Family Orientation is a separate program from the student orientation program. While family members and students will separate for part of the program, they will also have the opportunity to attend select sessions together.