Orientation aims to help your transitions to college life. This is your chance to meet your new classmates and the student Orientation Leaders, learn about Lehigh’s academic and social expectations, and have fun! Below, you will find all of the information to make your Orientation experience and a successful one.
Important Dates Fall 2019
Prelusion: August 19-21, 2019
Check-in 8:00am-10:30am at Iacocca Hall on August 19
Move-in: August 22, 2019
Check-in 8:00am - 11:30am at Iacocca Hall
Orientation: August 22 - 25, 2019
First Day of Class: August 26, 2019
Camp Hawk: September 13-15, 2019
*A detailed hard copy of the schedule will be provided upon arrival. Once you receive your Orientation Group information, you will be able to find your customized Orientation Schedule using the smartphone app, Guidebook.
The Family Orientation Schedule can be found on the Family Information page.
Move-In Day & Check-In
All first-year students must check-in for Orientation at Iacocca Hall on the Mountaintop Campus. At Orientation check-in you will receive your Orientation schedule and directions to your residence hall. You will not be permitted to check into your residence hall until you have checked-in for Orientation.
Need directions of how to get to campus for check-In? Directions to Mountaintop Campus.
If you’re wondering what to bring with you as you arrive on campus. Here is a list of helpful items to consider and check out this list for environmental living tips from the Office of Sustainability. Remember, Residence Hall rooms are never as large as you imagine, do not over pack; you can always bring more things back with you next time you’re visiting home.