Week of Welcome


Wednesday, September 1

Movie Night
7 pm  |  SSC Live Oak Ballroom
Come relax for a movie experience with your OLs. Bring your blankets, chairs, and snacks for movie night!

Thursday, September 2

Community Welcome Breakfast
7:30 am - 9:30 am  |  The Quad
Enjoy a light breakfast in the Quad while you meet LU’s new president and first lady, Jaime and Stacy Taylor. We'll have giveaways as we get ready for the first football game of the season.

Colleges' Open House
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Students are invited to an open house to mingle with their Dean and faculty.

  • College of Arts and Science - Outside of the Carl Parker Building
  • College of Business - In front of Galloway Business Building
  • College of Education and Human Development - Gazebo near the Education Building
  • College of Engineering - Lawn next to the Cherry Engineering Building
  • College of Fine Arts and Communication - In the Atrium of the Art Building

Provost Umphrey Stadium Parking Lot
Join the LU Football pregame festivities with free food, music and tailgating games.

LU Football vs North American University
7 pm  |  Provost-Umphrey Stadium
Come out and show your Cardinal School Spirit at the first football game as we play North American University! Make sure you wear Red and show off your school pride! Don't miss your chance to join the Freshmen Run!

Friday, Sept. 3

Peckin' Picnic
2 pm - 4 pm  |  Cardinal Park
Join the Orientation Leaders for an afternoon picnic. All your favorite outdoor games and activities like flying kites, bubbles, field games and free food!

All Week

Ticket to Climb
Each day climbing participants will fill out a raffle ticket with their name, L#, and email. At the end of the week a raffle ticket will be pulled, and the winner will receive an OP Water Bottle.

WOW Passport
Grab a Pokemon themed passport and by taking selfies around select parts of campus earn points for your team. To get credit bring your passport and selfies to events marked with a pokeball!