Fall Admitted Students

New Student Orientation

Students enjoying Beach Bash at the Lake Forest Beach. It's an Orientation tradition!Students enjoying Beach Bash at the Lake Forest Beach. It's an Orientation tradition!

New Student Orientation is January 15-16, 2017

Lake Forest College places a high value on welcoming students to the College community. Connecting students with each other and to the College while providing them with the resources they need to transition to campus life is a priority of our orientation program.

There’s a lot going on during New Student Orientation, don’t miss a moment of it! 

Sunday, January 15, 2017

9 a.m. - 3 p.m.: Residence Hall Move-In
1 p.m. - 5 p.m.: ID Photos
Public Safety, South Campus Apartment #26

Stop by Public Safety and get your student ID photos taken during this time.

4 p.m. - 5 p.m.: Spring 2017 New Student Check-In
Stuart Commons, Senior 25 Lounge

Stop by the Senior 25 Lounge to check-in, pick up Orientation materials and get free Lake Forest College gear! 

5 p.m. - 6 p.m.: President’s Welcome Dinner
Stuart Commons, Calvin Durand Hall

Enjoy a casual dinner hosted by President Stephen D. Schutt.

6 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.: Student Panel
Mohr Student Center, Skybox
6 p.m. - 7 p.m.: Parent and Family Information Session
Stuart Commons, Calvin Durand Hall
7 p.m. - 8 p.m.: Family Farewell
Mohr Student Center, Skybox

Parents, family members, and students are invited to enjoy one last get-together before parting ways..  

Monday, January 16, 2017

7:30 a.m. - 9 a.m.: Breakfast
Stuart Commons, Gus and Margie Hart Dining Hall
9 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.: New Student Check-In
Stuart Commons, Gates Center 

Any student who did not check-in on Sunday can check-in and pick up Orientation materials before heading to the Welcome session.  

9:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.: Welcome
Stuart Commons, Skybox
9:45 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.: Campus Resources: Session 1
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.: Faculty Panel
Stuart Commons, Skybox

Meet a team of Lake Forest College professors to learn about the College’s curriculum, academic expectations, classroom etiquette and more.

12:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.: Lunch and Off-Campus Program
3 p.m. - 4 p.m.: Forester Five Session
Stuart Commons, Skybox

Learn about the Forester Five values through this fun and interactive program

4 p.m. - 5 p.m.: Campus Resources: Session 2
Stuart Commons; Calvin Durand Hall
5 p.m.: Closing Remarks and New Class Photo
Stuart Commons, Calvin Durand Hall

 

Schedule is subject to change.  Please check back for updates.

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