Orientation 2021: August 28 through September 3

This schedule is subject to change. If you have questions, please email students@luther.edu.

For information about music ensemble placement auditions, visit the Music Orientation Information page.

Saturday - August 28
8 a.m.-12 p.m.
Residence Hall Check-In for Morning Group pre-assigned

Luther college athletes will be there to assist you and your family as you move in. Your resident assistant (RA) will make themself available to help you get connected and settled in. There will be wellness grab-and-go activities available.

9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Luther College Book Shop Is Open
Dahl Centennial Union, Main Floor
Regular business hours, Monday-Friday: 8:45 a.m.-4:45 p.m.
Pre-ordered textbooks can be picked up in the Mott-Borlaug Room on the first floor of the Dahl Centennial Union between 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
College Offices and Resources

The following offices and resources will be available in the Main Lobby of Dahl Centennial Union: Financial Aid, Financial Services, Student Employment, Parents and Family Council and Student Engagement. Students can obtain their Parking Permit at the Welcome Center and Laundry Cards at the Luther Book Shop.

11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Lawn Games, Selfie Stations, Wellness Grab & Go Activities Library Lawn

Enjoy lawn games, strike a pose at various selfie stations and relax with your family and friends.

1-3 p.m.
Technology Help Desk: New Student Assistance
Learn how to connect your devices to the internet, use Luther’s printers, and find solutions to other technology problems at our Move-in Tech Help Guide. For help, visit Preus Library, email helpdesk@luther.edu, or call 563-387-1000.
1-5 p.m.
Residence Hall Check-In for Afternoon Group pre-assigned Your resident assistant (RA) will make themself available to help you get connected and settled in. There will be wellness grab-and-go activities available.
5 p.m.
Transfer Students Event
Mandatory for new transfer students

Meet at the Luther Bell and join other transfer students for a walking tour of downtown Decorah ending at Mabe’s Pizza for dinner.

5-8 p.m.
Connect with Your Residence Hall Floor, Floor Meetings and Welcome Skits

Mandatory for New Students

9 p.m.
Outdoor Movie Library Lawn

Bring your own blankets, we will have pre-packaged popcorn.

Sunday - August 29
Monday - August 30
Tuesday - August 31
Wednesday - September 1
Thursday - September 2
Friday - September 3