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Spring 2019 New Student Orientation

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Register for New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation - February 5, 2019

New Student Orientation will take place from 10:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, February 5, 2019. Check-in at the entrance of the Anderson University Center. A free lunch buffet will be provided for all participants. NSO will conclude at 3:30 p.m.

Sessions for the day:

  • Check-in
  • Welcome
  • Vocation at PLU
  • Using technology at PLU (Sakai, Banner, Google Education Suite)
  • Lunch with faculty members (Free)
  • Lutes as Active Bystanders
  • Sounds of Solidarity
  • Military-Affiliated Student Orientation (only for those students affiliated with the military)

All sessions during New Student Orientation are required.

Welcome new Lutes

New Student Orientation is an 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. It is a time to learn about the resources you will need to be successful during your time at PLU and to make connections with your fellow Lutes.

Look forward to meeting you

We will help you prepare for your first semester by directing you to various academic resources including your academic advisor, academic assistance, career connections, and other essential offices. You will learn about ways to become involved on campus and engage in exciting PLU traditions. We look forward to meeting you and being a part of your collegiate experience.

I have registered for classes. What do I do next?


Once you are registered for classes, you will be able to get your PLU ID card. At PLU your ID Card is called your Lute Card.

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Purchase your books for class. You could even read ahead.

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Parking Pass

If you drive during your time at PLU, you will to register your vehicle with PLU Campus Safety and get a parking pass.

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