New Graduate Student Orientation



The Graduate School will host the new graduate student orientation on Wednesday, August 16, 2017, from noon to 4:00 p.m. in the LSU Student Union. Any student who began a graduate program during the spring, summer, or upcoming fall semesters is welcome to attend the orientation.

Students will attend a general opening session followed by concurrent sessions covering topics and university services ranging from the Center for Academic Success, Student Advocacy and Accountability, Auxiliary Services, Olinde Career Services, and more. Students may refer to the new graduate student orientation packet for further details.

All departments are urged to encourage new students to attend the orientation, because the information presented at new student orientation may not be covered in departmental orientations. Click here for more details on what to expect and parking information.