Summer Orientation Schedule

Attendance at all workshops for students is mandatory. There are optional information sessions that parents may attend throughout orientation.

Overview

Orientation Day 1 

Day one will introduce new students to the student life division, deans of the schools, and current student leaders. Students will attend invaluable information sessions about campus life. They will also have a chance to participate in a variety of social and team-building activities.

In addition, students meet with their school’s dean and academic advisor in preparation for the upcoming fall semester. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be provided. Check-in for each Session of Orientation will take place from 8:00 a.m.  10:30 a.m. on the 2nd Floor of Raymond W. Kelly '63 Student Commons.

Orientation Day 2

Day two will introduce new students to essential parts of the campus community. The day will end with a resource browse where students will have an opportunity to mix and mingle. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.

Orientation Session 3: June 21-22

  • Tuesday, June 21

    8 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Orientation Check-In Raymond W. Kelly ‘63 Student Commons, 2nd Floor

    7:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.Breakfast (Students & Parents) – Locke’s Loft, Thomas Hall, 4th Floor

    8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Health Insurance Information Table – Raymond W. Kelly ‘63 Student Commons, 2nd Floor

    8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.Help Desk – Smith Auditorium

    11 a.m. – 12 p.m.Welcome Students & Parents – Chapel of De La Salle and His Brothers

    • Br. Daniel Gardner, FSC, Interim President
      Calissa McNeely, Student Government Association President

    12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.Lunch (Parents) Smith Auditorium

    12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.Lunch (Students Locke's Loft, Thomas Hall, 4th Floor       

    1:30 p.m. – 3 p.m., Financial Aid and Student Accounts – Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 5th Floor, Room 5B 

    • Student Accounts and Bursar Services
      Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 5th Floor, Room 5B
      Lisa Juncaj, Director of Business Systems

    • Financial Aid
      Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 5th Floor, Room 5B Denise Scalzo, Director, Financial Aid Administration

    2:15 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., Financial Aid En Espanol – Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 3rd Floor, Room 3B

    • Deanna Cruz, Senior Assistant Director, Financial Aid Administration

    1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Academic Sessions

    • The O’Malley School of Business:
      Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons 4th Floor, Rms. 4A and 4B
      Donald Gibson, Dean
      Aileen Farrelly, Assistant Dean/Career Development
      Rhonda Shuler, Assistant Dean/Academic Advisor

    • School of Education & Health:
      Miguel Hall, Room 202
      Karen Nicholson, Dean
      Loretta Wilkins, Assistant Dean
      Tracey Lahey, Department Chairperson and Assistant Professor

    • School of Engineering:
      Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 5th Floor, Room 5A
      Tim Ward, Dean
      Tiffany French, Assistant Dean
      Charmaine Whitter-White, Academic Advisor

    • School of Liberal Arts:
      Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 4th Floor, Room 4C
      Cory Blad, Dean
      Dianna Cruz, Assistant Dean
      Angie Thrapsimis, Academic Advisor

    • School of Science:
      Hayden Hall, Room 100
      Janet McShane, Interim Dean
      Darcy Lis-Beglane, Assistant Dean

    2:30 p.m. – 4 p.m. Meeting with Orientation Leaders – Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 1st and 2nd Floors

    2:30 p.m. – 4 p.m. TRAM EXAM O’Malley Library

    2:30 p.m. – 4 p.m. Photo ID Session – Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 2nd Floor

    • Charles Lippolis

    3 p.m. – 4 p.m., Academic Sessions (Parents)

    • The O’Malley School of Business:
      Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 4th Floor, Rms. 4A and 4B
      Donald Gibson, Dean
      Aileen Farrelly, Assistant Dean/Career Development
      Rhonda Shuler, Assistant Dean/Academic Advisor

    • School of Education & Health:
      Miguel Hall, Room 202
      Karen Nicholson, Dean
      Loretta Wilkins, Assistant Dean
      Tracey Lahey, Department Chairperson and Assistant Professor

    • School of Engineering:
      Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 5th Floor, Room 5A
      Tim Ward, Dean
      Tiffany French, Assistant Dean
      Charmaine Whitter-White, Academic Advisor

    • School of Liberal Arts:
      Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 4th Floor, Room 4C
      Cory Blad, Dean
      Dianna Cruz, Assistant Dean
      Angie Thrapsimis, Academic Advisor

    • School of Science:
      Hayden Hall, Room 100
      Janet McShane, Interim Dean
      Darcy Lis-Beglane, Assistant Dean

    4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.Student Life Panel – Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 5th Floor, Room 5B

    • John Bennett, Assistant Vice President for Student Life         
    • Rachel Cirelli, Director, Center of Career Development     
    • AJ Goodman, Associate Dean of Students/Director of Residence Life     
    • Hayden Greene, Director, Multicultural Affairs and Student Development
    • Marilyn Carter, Director, Commuter Services and Outreach
    • Rev. Thomas Franks, OFM, Cap., Director of Campus Ministry/Chaplain

    6 p.m. – 8 p.m.Dinner – Locke’s Loft, Thomas Hall, 4th floor

    7 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.Concurrent Information Sessions

    (Sessions will run from 7:00–7:30 p.m., 7:30–8:00 p.m., 8:00–8:30 p.m.)

    • Campus Ministry & Social Action:
      Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 2nd Floor, Room 203, Social Action Suite
          
    • Student Leadership, Clubs & Events:
      Room 201, Miguel Hall

    • Study Abroad:
      Miguel Hall, Room 202

    • Spirit Squad for Pep Band & Cheerleading/Dance Team:
      Thomas Hall, Room 517

    • LGBTQ Roommate Mixer (7pm - 7:30pm)
      Miguel Hall, Room 214

    • Arches Roommate Mixer & Residence Life Questions (7:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.)
      Jasper Hall

    • General Roommate Mixer & Residence Life Questions (8 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.)
      Jasper Hall

    8 p.m. – 10 p.m. Nighttime Activities – Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 1st Floor

  • Wednesday, June 22

    7 a.m. – 9 a.m.Breakfast (Students & Parents) – Locke’s Loft, Thomas Hall, 4th Floor

    8 a.m. – 2 p.m., Help Desk Smith Auditorium

    8 a.m. – 2 p.m., Health Insurance Information Table – Raymond W. Kelly ‘63 Student Commons, 2nd Floor

    8:30 a.m. – 9 a.m. Meeting with Orientation Leaders – Raymond W. Kelly ‘63 Student Commons, 1st and 2nd Floors

    9 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.Lasallian Values Session (Students & Parents) – Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 5th Floor, Room 5B

    • Conor Reidy, Campus Minister
    • Jacquie Martin, Coordinator of Social Action
    • Hayden Greene, Director of Multicultural Affairs and Student Development

    10 a.m. – 11 a.m., Jasper Tech 101: Introduction to Campus Technology – Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 5th Floor, Room 5B

    10 a.m. – 11 a.m., Help Your Student Succeed (Parents)  – Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 4th Floor, Room 4C

    • Rani Roy, Ph.D., Associate Provost
    • AJ Goodman, Associate Dean of Students and Directors of Residence Life
    • Marisa Passafiume, Assistant Vice President for Academic Success
    • Rachel Cirelli, Director, Center for Career Development
    • Jennifer McArdle, Director of Counseling Center

    11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.Meeting with Academic Advisors

    • The O'Malley School of Business
      Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons 4th Floor, Rms. 4A and 4B
      Donald Gibson, Dean
      Aileen Farrelly, Assistant Dean/Career Development
      Rhonda Shuler, Assistant Dean/Academic Advisor

    • School of Education & Health
      Miguel Hall, Room 202
      Karen Nicholson, Dean
      Loretta Wilkins, Assistant Dean
      Tracey Lahey, Department Chairperson and Assistant Professor

    • School of Engineering
      Raymond W. Kelly ’63 Student Commons, 5th Floor, Room 5A
      Tim Ward, Dean
      Tiffany French, Assistant Dean
      Charmaine Whitter-White, Academic Advisor

    • School of Liberal Arts
       – Raymond W. Kelly '63 Student Commons, 4th Floor, Room 4C
      Cory Blad, Dean
      Dianna Cruz, Assistant Dean
      Angie Thrapsimis, Academic Advisor

    • School of Science
      Hayden Hall, Room 100
      Janet McShane, Interim Dean
      Darcy Lis-Beglane, Assistant Dean

    12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m., Lunch (Students & Parents) – Smith Auditorium

    12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.Resource Browse (Students & Parents) Quadrangle

    • Representatives from various offices on campus will be available to discuss the types of services that they provide.

    12:30 p.m. – 1 p.m., Student Employment Information Session Miguel Hall, Room 201

    • Financial Aid