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In August each year, Lourdes University is excited to have you become a part of the Gray Wolves community. First Year Orientation is a 4-day, on-campus event specifically designed for students starting their first year at Lourdes University. Students enrolled in the First Year Experience course are required to participate in this new student orientation.

You must meet the following criteria to participate:

  • You are coming to Lourdes University directly from high school
  • You have earned 1–18 college credits either as a dual-enrolled, PSEO or transfer student from another college or university
  • You are 24 years of age or younger

Review the Packing List and prepare what to bring to campus.

Traditional Orientation Schedule


Transition Orientation Schedule


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Parents looking for a place to stay as they move their student to campus are encouraged to arrange overnight accommodations at Wingate By Wyndham which offers Lourdes University Family and Friends rates all year long.


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