Orientation 2017

Thursday, August 10 & 11, 2017 – All New Arriving International & Out-of-State Students
Saturday, August 12, 2017 and Tuesday, August 14 & 15, 2017 – All New Students

Student Mentors 2017

Welcome to the LSU Health Sciences Center School of Public Health!

We are excited that you have chosen LSUHSC School of Public Health to further your health education. The faculty, staff, and students of the School of Public Health are eager to welcome you. Orientation is designed to introduce our culture and integrate you into our academic community.

Our Orientation is a two-step process that includes preparatory modules and onsite sessions. The preparatory Pre-Orientation includes informational material, forms, and activities that will be distributed through emails and website postings several weeks in advance of the fall semester. Incoming students are expected to review and complete all requested documents and training modules prior to the onsite component of orientation. Onsite orientation for all international and out-of-state new students begins on Thursday, August 10th, 2017 through Friday. August 11th, 2017. Orientation for all new students begin Saturday, August 12th and continue Monday, August 13th through Tuesday, August 14th, 2017. In-person, onsite orientation will provide crucial information for a successfully start to your MPH, MS, or PhD program. Orientation information presented during the pre- and onsite components will not be available at another time.

All new students are expected to make proper arrangements to be present for all scheduled in-person orientation activities.