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New Student Orientation

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Welcome to Linfield University!

A series of activities are planned when you first arrive at Linfield to help you become familiar with what to expect as you begin your college journey. From academic planning to learning about residence life and ways to get involved in student life, we've got you covered. And we can't wait to welcome you!

Preparing for your arrival

As you pack your bags and your undeniable spirit for some of the best years of your life, here are a few things to help you prepare:

Send us a photo for your Linfield ID.

Uploading your photo ahead of time will help speed up your check-in process when you arrive on campus.

Orientation is required.

Designated dates will be assigned to accommodate all new students and activities.

Keep an eye out for emails from Linfield.

You'll receive information from a variety of offices and departments from the time of enrollment all the way up to the start of orientation.

What to bring.

Residence Life helps you pack and plan for your room.

Important dates to know.

Review our academic calendars. You will also find useful information by visiting the Office of the Registrar.

Additional resources.

We have resources for parents too!