Loyola University Chicago

Orientation

Sample Schedules

 

First-Year Parent/Guest Orientation Sample Schedule

Check-in for first-year orientations will be from 8:30AM-12:30PM in the Simpson Hall Multipurpose Room on the first floor. The official orientation program will begin at 1:00PM in the Mundelein Auditorium on the first floor, and conclude around 1:00PM on Day 2. First-Year students are required to participate in each aspect of the program, including staying overnight in the on-campus residence hall. The parent and guest program is optional. 

Day 1: 

1:00PM Welcome Session and Academic Overview 

2:00PM Parent/Guest Welcome, Family Transitions Session, and Educational Sessions from:

Tutoring Center

Wellness Center

Bursar

5:00PM Parent/Guest Reception at Crown Center 

6:00PM End of Day 1

Enjoy your evening in the city! 

Day 2: 

8:00AM Optional Breakfast in Simpson Dining 

9:00AM Educational Sessions from:

Campus Safety

Student Conduct and Community Standards

Residence Life

Commuter Student Life

Career Development Center

Campus Ministry

International Programs

Student Diversity and Multicultural Affairs

10:00AM Resource Fair and Snack Break 

11:15AM Educational Sessions (continued)

1:00PM Picnic Lunch on East Quad with students

2:00PM End of Day 2

Students and parents/guests will receive detailed schedules at check-in. Students are expected to participate from 1:00PM on Day 1 until 1:00PM on Day 2 and stay overnight in Simpson Hall. Please plan your arrival to, and departure from, campus, accordingly. Sessions for parents and guests are optional. 

 

Transfer Parent/Guest Orientation Sample Schedule

Check-in for transfer student orientation will be from 7:00AM-8:45AM in the lobby of the Sullivan Center for Student Services. The official orientation program will begin at 9:00AM in the Galvin Auditorium on the first floor, and conclude around 5:30PM. Transfer students are required to participate in each aspect of the program. The parent and guest program is optional. 

9:00AM Welcome Session and College/School/Institute Academic Overview 

10:30AM Parent/Guest Welcome and Family Transitions Session 

11:15AM Educational Sessions, including:

Campus Ministry

Wellness Center

Campus Safety

Student Conduct and Community Standards

Bursar 

Learning and Student Success

Student Diversity & Multicultural Affairs 

Student Panel 

LUC Traditions Tour 

12:00PM Resource Fair and Lunch

1:45PM Educational Sessions (continued) 

5:20PM Checkout begins

Students and parents/guests will receive detailed schedules at check-in. Students are expected to participate from 9:00AM until 5:30PM. Please plan your arrival to, and departure from, campus, accordingly. All sessions for students are mandatory, but parents and guest sessions are optional.