Loyola University Chicago


Freshmen Orientation

Loyola University Chicago Orientation for first-year students is a mandatory, two-day program that is comprised of sessions to introduce you to what academic and student life is like at Loyola. During Orientation, you will learn about the many programs and services that are available to you as a Loyola student, meet with an academic advisor, and register for your fall semester courses. Orientation Leaders will share their Loyola Experience with you, answer your questions, and do their best to ensure your smooth transition into the Loyola community! Have an Orientation question? Check out some Orientation FAQs!

Registration for LUCO will begin at 10:00AM Central Time on Monday, May 6, 2019. Students can register via their student portal. Please attend only the orientation session for which you register. Rescheduling may be not be possible. Please contact orientation@luc.edu or 773.508.7381 with questions. 

2019 First-Year Orientation Dates

Coming soon!

First-Year Orientations will begin on June 10 and continue through July 16 with an additional date in late August. 

Orientation spots are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

2019 Important Dates:

  • New Student Convocation and First-Year Text Discussions - Friday, August 23
  • First Day of Fall Classes - Monday, August 26