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Orientation Overview

Entering LSU and the Ogden Honors College

Experience LSU has designed various orientation programs to introduce new LSU students to the university and its many services. These programs include:

  • Spring Invitational
  • Freshman Orientation, Advising, and Preregistration (Fall, Spring, and Summer)
  • Transfer Student Orientation (Fall, Spring, and Summer)

spin.picnicAt each event, you will have the opportunity to take advanced standing exams to earn college credit in various subjects, meet with an academic advisor to plan your first semester, evaluate your advanced standing credits (AP, IB, dual enrollment, etc.), and create your first semester class schedule. Ogden Honors College advisers and other staff are on hand to help you learn more about the Honors College and select Honors classes appropriate for your major.

In addition, Honors Welcome brings you into the Ogden Honors community during the week prior to the beginning of the fall semester. spin.latenightAt Honors Welcome, current Honors students serve as "Welcome Leaders" as they show you what it's like to be an Ogden Honors student.