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Fall Adult Orientation

Fall Adult Learner Orientation is designed for new Adult Learners (21+) beginning their studies at UL Lafayette during Fall semester.  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 experience by a member of our Student Orientation Staff.

Orientation Dates

Session Name Orientation Date
Summer Session &
Fall Session 1
May 24, 2018
Fall Session 2 June 21, 2018
Fall Session 3 July 26, 2018
Late Fall Adult, Transfer & International Session* August 14, 2018*

*Students attending the Late Fall 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, June or July orientations to avoid this late fee. 

Orientation Registration

Freshman Orientation registration is now available! First Time Freshman orientation packets were delivered to the Post Office on February 16, 2018 for those freshmen beginning in Summer or Fall 2018. Students admitted on or after February 16, 2018 should receive their packet within two weeks of their acceptance to the university.

Once you receive your packet, follow the instructions inside to register for Orientation.

If you were admitted before February 16 and you do not receive your packet by March 1, please contact our office at 337-482-1391 or

Orientation Fee

The fee for Adult Learner Orientation is $60.00 and includes all Orientation program materials, lunch, program facilitation, and a Ragin' Cajun spirit shirt, lanyard and bag. Click here for payment instructions.

Driving Directions and Parking

Parking will be located in the Taft Street Parking Garage (F/G6 on our Campus Map).

Physical Address: 714 W Taft St, Lafayette, LA 70503

Google Maps Driving Directions to the Garage

Check-In Time & Location

Check-in runs from 8:00 AM - 9:10 AM in the Student Union Ballroom (E6 on our Campus Map).

Orientation Length

Orientation runs from 8:00 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

Transfer and Adult Student Schedule of Events (PDF)

A printed copy of the Schedule of Events will be provided at check-in.