Fall Student Orientation

Masks are optional. Activities may change.

Fall Orientation & Welcome Week Schedule:

Saturday, August 20th   Location
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Move-In  
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Offices Open  
5:30 PM Fish Fry - Families Welcome! LRSC Dining Room
7:00 - 8:30 PM Bus Tours - Families Welcome  
9:00 PM Outdoor Movie Weather Permitting
Sunday, August 21st    
1:00 PM Check-In  
1:15 PM Welcome  
1:25 PM IT/Scavenger Hunt Room 129
2:20 PM: Break
2:30 PM IT/Scavenger Hunt Room 129
3:25 PM: Break
3:35 PM Mental Health Robert Fawcett Auditorium
4:10 PM Wrap-Up/Plans for Tomorrow Robert Fawcett Auditorium
4:30 PM Athletic Meeting/Break TBD
5:00 - 9:00 PM Summer/Games! Weather Permitting 
Monday, August 22nd 
8:45 AM Check-In Leevers Welcome Center
9:00 AM Presidential Welcome Robert Fawcett Auditorium
9:05 AM Financial Aid  
9:30 AM Foundation Office   
9:45 AM Prizes  
10:00 AM Faculty Intro Video  
10:30 AM Title IX  
11:00 AM TRiO/Student Services  
12:00 PM: Lunch
4:00 PM: Classes Start
7:00 PM Title IX/SAAF Robert Fawcett Auditorium
8:00 PM Zach Pincince - Hypnotist! Robert Fawcett Auditorium

Evening Activities - Orientation Week

Monday  Hypnotist - 8:00 PM Robert Fawcett Auditorium
Tuesday MANDATORY Diversity Training - 7:00 PM Robert Fawcett Auditorium

What to know about New Student Orientation:

What is new student orientation? It is a series of different activities that help new students get to know each other and the many different resources available on our campus. 

Why is new student orientation important to attend? It's an opportunity to make new friends while learning about our campus so that new students and first-time freshmen do not feel lost in the first week of your first semester.

Who is the new student orientation for?  New student orientation is mandatory for all incoming, first-time freshmen, whether you live on or off-campus.

Living in the Residence Halls? Here are some commonly asked questions to help you:

You can find this information by logging into your Campus Connection account:

  1. Select Self Service
  2. Select On-campus Housing
  3. Select Lake Region State College
  4. At this stage, your profile will show up which includes your room assignment, roommates, and meal plan.

When does my meal plan start? Meal plans start Orientation Weekend.

When can I buy books? Students may purchase their books and charge them against their student account one week before the start of each semester. 

When do classes start? The Monday of orientation after 4 pm. The first full day of classes will be on the Tuesday following orientation.