Summer Session Orientation is designed to assist you with starting your studies at UL Lafayette during the summer session. During Orientation, you will have the opportunity to meet with your college dean, meet with other incoming students, learn about important university resources, and meet with an academic advisor in preparation of registering for classes. You will be lead through your orientation by a member of our Student Orientation Staff.
|Session Name||Orientation Date|
|Summer School Session||May 22-23, 2018|
|Late Summer School Session||May 31, 2018*|
*Students attending Late Summer Orientation will incur a $50 late course registration fee that will be applied to their Tuition and Fees. Students are encouraged to attend the May 22-23 orientation to avoid this late fee.
Orientation registration is not yet available. Orientation packets will be mailed to admitted students beginning in late February, 2018.
The fee for Summer Session Orientation is $100.00 and includes all Orientation program materials, meals, program facilitation, and a Ragin' Cajun spirit shirt, lanyard and bag. Click here for payment instructions.
Driving Directions & Parking
Parking details will be available in May, 2018.
Overnight Housing* - FOR STUDENTS ONLY
Though not required, we encourage students attending orientation to stay overnight in Baker Hall on the first evening of a two-day session. Pre-registration for overnight housing is required and is completed in conjunction with Orientation registration. There is no additional fee to stay overnight on campus during orientation. Students must bring their own linens, towels, pillow, toiletries, alarm clock and other items needed for their overnight stay.
*Overnight housing is not available for family and friends and is not available for the May 31 one-day orientation. Please view the list of local hotels on our website for accommodations.
Orientation Check-In Time & Location
Check-in runs from 7:30 AM to 8:30 AM in the Student Union Ballroom (E6 on our Campus Map).
Day 1: 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Day 2: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Students are REQUIRED to participate in the FULL DURATION of Orientation activities. Those arriving late or leaving early will be required to reschedule to another orientation session..
Schedule of Events
The Schedule of Events will be available in May, 2018.
A printed copy of the Schedule of Events will be provided at check-in.