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spring 2016 new student orientation

February 7, 2016

Join us at this exciting event designed to welcome new students to PLU’s vibrant community and allow you to get connected, to be involved and to stay informed. At this one-day immersion program, you’ll meet new people, make new friends, go on tours and attend a series of activities designed to make PLU your new home.


Morning Required Sessions

7:30 amCheck InAnderson University Center Grey Area8:00 am
8:00 amWelcome and IntroductionsRegency Room8:20 am
8:20 amLute Group MeetingVarious Campus Locations9:30 am
9:35 amBeing Successful Academically and the Team at PLU to Support YouAnderson University Center10:35 am
10:35 amLutes as Active BystandersRegency Room11:35 am
11:45 amLunch in Academic AreasScandinavian Cultural Center12:25 pm
Afternoon Student Success Workshops (Optional)

12:30 pmClassroom Discussion with a Faculty MemberVarious Classrooms1:45 pm
1:45 pmFrom Advisors to Coaches: Who are your support people?Various Campus Locations2:30 pm

Post NSO Additional Optional Sessions

Sunday, February 7, 20162:30pmCampus Tour based on Class SchedulesAUC Grey Area3:30pm
Sunday, February 7, 20163:30pmSuper Bowl Viewing Party
Monday, February 8, 20161:45 pmMilitary Affiliated Student MeetingAUC 2132:45 pm
Tuesday, February 9, 201610:30amSpring Student Club and Organization FairAUC12:00pm
Wednesday, February 10, 20163:00 pmSchool of Nursing Orientation (Required for all accepted Nursing Students only)AUC 1335:45pm
FebruaryKreidler Check-in MeetingKreidler Lounge
NSO guides

Meet a NSO Guide

NSO Guides are PLU students who have extensive knowledge and experience of PLU, who service as a resource and support to new students during Spring NSO and beyond.

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The Ultimate Campus Guide to PLU. Everything from orientation schedules, program registration, to dining menus, or your local favorite cafe, you will find them all in LuteGuide. Available for free for iOS, Android, Blackberry, and Amazon Kindle devices.

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