Orientation Schedule

Thursday SOAR

June 13 & 20, July 11 & 25
*Subject to change
**Sessions will be provided in Spanish for parents.

7:00am – 8:30am Check-In and Continental Breakfast
Enjoy some continental breakfast and pick up your lanyard and University of La Verne swag bag (while supplies last).
8:30am – 8:55am Welcome!
Our welcome ceremony will focus on a warm welcome from our Chief Student Affairs Officer and a special surprise from our Orientation Week Leaders.
9:00am – 10:00am Meet Your Orientation Week Leader (Students only)
Students will have the opportunity to meet their Orientation Week Leader and get tips on how to thrive at the university.Health & Wellness Session (Parents only)**
Campus partners will be sharing their services, such as Campus Safety, Counseling & Psychological Services, etc.
10:00am – 10:55am Academic Advising, Course Registration Session**
Learn about the path to graduation, the academic calendar, and things to know as you prepare to register for classes.
11:00am-11:55am Financial Aid and Student Account Services**
This session will review financial aid process, types of financial aid and discuss payment options and alternatives.
12:00pm-1:30pm Lunch & Resource Fair
Enjoy a meal from the Spot Dining Hall and explore the different resources we have available at the University of La Verne.
1:35pm – 2:20pm Academic Readiness (Students Only)
This is an opportunity for each college to help prepare their students for their 1st year at the University.
Housing & Residential Life (Parents only) **
Get the opportunity to meet the Housing & Residential Life and explore what it means for your student to live on-campus.
2:25pm- 3:10pm Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: I am La Verne (Students only)
One of our core values at the University is Diversity & Inclusivity. We will be exploring social identities and how you contribute to the diversity to our campus community.Parent Coaching Session (Parents only)
This session will provide helpful information to parents regarding their student’s transition to the University. This session will also be provided in Spanish as well.
3:15pm – 4:00pm Health & Wellness: Level Up Your Wellbeing (Students only)
This interactive discussion will give you the tools needed to take care of yourself through your college years.Parent Social (Parents only)
Meet and mingle with other parents and staff.
4:00pm-5:00pm Parent/Guardian/Familia Farewell
This is an opportunity for students to say their farewells with their guest(s) as they will continue with the rest of the SOAR program.
5:00pm-6:00pm Dinner
6:00pm-11:00pm Social Activities


Friday SOAR

June 14 & 21, July 12 & 26
*Subject to Change


8:30am- 9:40am Engage & Breakfast
Enjoy some continental breakfast with our Orientation Week Leaders and get to know ways you can get involved on campus.
9:45am-10:45am The C-Word: Consent
The C-Word: Consent is an educational, highly interactive, Title IX compliant program. This program uses a combination of audience interaction, improv exercises and thoroughly researched information to break down walls and have a frank, difficult, but needed conversation about bystander interaction, effective boundary setting, online behavior, and survivor resources.
10:50am-11:30am Getting Prepped for Success
Students will have the opportunity to learn about the Academic Success Center and what services and opportunities they have to offer.
10:50am-11:30am Career Readiness (Transfer Students only)
The Career Center will present information on how to get connected to programs and service through Handshake, ULV’s online career platform and introduce an exciting spring semester kick off of #GETREADYULV, How to make the most of your ULV year experience.
11:30am-12:15pm Lunch
12:20pm- 12:50pm Closing Remarks & Advising Preparation
1:00pm-2:30pm Group Advising (Freshmen students)
The first group of students will begin the advising and registration for their Fall classes.
1:00pm-1:45pm Photo Scavenger Hunt (Transfer Students only)
Get to the know the University’s resources and win some prizes.
2:00pm-2:45pm Getting Prepped for Success (Transfer Students only)
Students will have the opportunity to learn about the Academic Success Center and what services and opportunities they have to offer.
2:30pm Check-Out
Students will gather their items and check out from their room following their advising appointment.