Graduate Students

New Graduate Student Orientation

Spring Graduate School Orientation
Thursday, January 8, 2015
5:30-9pm - Check-in begins at 5:30 p.m. - Program begins at 5:45 p.m.
Break-out sessions will be held in various campus locations from 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

All new graduate students must attend!

New students: You will be meeting your cohort members and the Director of your program, receiving the syllabus for your first class and learning what it means to be a Master’s level student at Lourdes University. If you are unable to attend Orientation, please call Kelly Conkle at 419-824-3881 or email so that other arrangements can be made for you to receive necessary information about starting classes at Lourdes University.

The agenda for the evening includes:

  • Appetizers and refreshments
  • Welcome and introductions
  • History of the Sisters of St. Francis and Lourdes University
  • Graduate School overview
  • A chance to obtain student ID and parking pass
  • Cohort pictures
  • Program Breakouts
    • Meet members of your cohort
    • Talk with the Program Director
    • Receive a copy of the syllabus for your first class
  • Overview of campus support services
  • Matriculation ceremony

We will be walking across campus so please dress comfortably!

Next steps for new graduate students

Questions? Please call Kelly Conkle at 419-824-3881 or email: