Congratulations on choosing LSU! You will be joining thousands of transfer students
who call LSU home, and we want to make your transition from your previous institution
a pleasant one. We are aware of the hard work and preparation you have expended and
hope your transition and journey here will be enjoyable, exciting, and rewarding.
Orientation is required of all new transfer students, even if you have already spoken
with an advisor at LSU. Please see below for more information on which session best
describes your situation.
Spring Transfer Orientation
Orientation Date: January 8, 2018
Registration Deadline: January 2, 2018
Summer Transfer Orientation
Orientation Date: May 31, 2018
Registration Deadline: May 27, 2018
Fall Transfer Orientation
Orientation Date: June 18, 2018
Registration Deadline: June 12, 2018
Orientation Date: August 16, 2018
Registration Deadline: August 12, 2018
Registration for all 2018 Orientation programs will open on November 27, 2017.
All eligible students will receive an email inviting them to register for transfer
orientation. Using your online registration link, you will be able to view the available
orientation sessions. Reservations for each session are limited.
Transfer Student Orientation Cost: $70
If you pay by credit card, a 2.5 percent non-refundable processing fee will be added
to your total. Program benefits include various LSU materials, an opportunity to learn
about the many services and resources that can assist you in being successful at LSU,
and an opportunity to meet with advisors and/or academic counselors.