LU orientation leaders are ready to welcome the class of 2026!

New Student Orientation is specifically designed for new college students. You'll receive all the information you need to feel confident when you step on campus for your first day of class. Register online today.

Orientation Leaders

  • Islamiyat Abubakar
    Pre-Nursing, Junior
    Houston, TX

    Daniela Arroyo
    Chemical Engineering, Junior
    Sherman, TX

    Grace Asemebo
    Pre-Nursing, Sophomore
    Houston, TX

    Folasade Asoro
    Public Health in Health Administration/Pre-Med, Junior
    Houston, TX

  • Sara Barboza
    Interdisciplinary Studies, Sophomore
    Katy, Texas

    Angelie Bautista
    Pre-Nursing, Sophomore
    Nederland, TX

    Naya Bob
    Criminal Justice, Junior
    Beaumont, TX

    Kalan Bonnette
    Mathematics and Computer Science, Senior
    Pineville, LA

  • Jada Bowie-Coleman
    American Sign Language minor in P.Science, Junior
    Destrehan, LA

    Makayla Bradford
    Pre-Nursing, Sophmore
    Baytown, TX

    JaCoby Brocks
    Criminal Justice, Junior
    Port Arthur, TX

    Antonece Carathers
    Exercise Science, Junior
    Elgin, TX

  • Perry Davis
    Entrepreneurship & Finance, Senior
    Houston, TX

    Tomisin Egbewale
    Computer Science, Sophomore
    Oyo State, Nigeria

    Eliseo Guzman
    Management, Senior
    Kirbyville, TX

    Amanah Khan
    Nursing, Sophomore
    Port Neches, TX

  • Wendy Mata
    Spanish, Sophomore
    Ozona, TX

    Vy Nguyen
    Mathematic Education, Sophomore
    Vietnam

    Tumi Onalaja
    Communication Public Relation, Junior
    Houston, TX

    Claire Pigno
    Biology, Freshman
    Orange, TX

  • Stefany Rico
    Social Work, Senior
    Beaumont, TX

    Jaqueline Rodriguez
    Biology, Senior
    Beaumont, TX

    Diana Rodriguez Ramirez
    Pre-Nursing, Sophomore
    Nederland, Texas

  • Jacob Smith
    Nursing, Junior
    Port Neches, TX

    Madeline Tzul
    Psychology with a Minor in Health, Junior
    Beaumont, TX

    Lanette Walker
    ASL, Junior
    Houston, TX

    Kiley Weatherly
    Biology, Freshman
    Groves, TX

  • Jacob Murphy
    Marketing, Senior
    Kountze, TX

    Emily Robinson
    English, Senior
    Conroe, TX

    Jo Smalley
    Accounting Integrated Program
    Zachary, LA

    Jonah Smith
    Mechanical, Sophomore
    Port Neches, TX

  • Carter Velasquez
    American Sign, Senior
    Norwich, CT

    David Williams
    Mechanical, Senior
    Beaumont, TX

NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION

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July 24 (Virtual)  |  July 30 (In Person)  |  July 10/August 20 (Transfer)

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  • Stop by Starbucks in the library for coffee and a bite, or check out any of the restaurants on campus.
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