International Students Orientation

International Orientation

Students at International Orientation

Congratulations and welcome to LMU! We are thrilled that you will be joining our vibrant community of international students on campus, representing over 90 countries. Our Office of International Students and Scholars provides a comprehensive international student orientation over the course of one week that will prepare you for experiencing American university culture, living in Los Angeles and making the most of your time as an LMU student.

Spring International Student Orientation occurs on Friday, January 5, 2018.

For details about freshman and transfer international student orientations, including dates, please see the information below. 

  • Spring Freshman International Student Orientation: Friday, January 5.


     Check in begins at 8:15 a.m.

  • Transfer International Student Orientation:  Friday, January 5, 2018

    As an international transfer student, you are required to attend both days of your Orientation. This is mandatory even if you have attended school in the United States previously. 

    Orientation Details:

    New Student Orientation (January 5) will include a variety of activities to acclimate you to life as a Lion and set you up for success throughout your academic career at LMU. For a detailed itinerary of your first day of Orientation, please check out this schedule

    *Note: Students with on-campus housing assignments will be able to move into their assignments prior to Orientation, on Thursday, January 4.

    Academic Advising

    If you have questions for your academic advisor, you should contact them to set up an appointment.