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New Student Orientation
August 11-19, 2018

Parent/Guardian & Family Orientation
August 11-13

We are excited you have chosen Xavier University of Louisiana and look forward to supporting you in your future academic endeavors. Orientation marks the first step in your college journey that will springboard you into the most exciting and memorable days of your Xavier college experience.

During Orientation, you will have the opportunity to meet faculty, staff, administrators, alumni, and student leaders. From fun and exciting group activities to meeting with your academic advisor and other key faculty and staff, we strive to provide the best possible introduction to Xavier University of Louisiana.

Before you enjoy these exciting events, you must complete several processes so you are settled for the first day of school. We have designed this website to share the tools necessary to make the most of your New Student Orientation experience. Feel free to explore all of the resources and links! Remember, Orientation is mandatory for all students. As you prepare for this exciting experience, please feel free to contact us at Orientation@xula.edu if you have any questions.

  • Register

    Click here to find the Orientation Registration Form. All incoming students must register and attend Orientation in its entirety.

  • Orientation Schedule

    Find information about all of the events and activities surrounding Orientation here. Please check back often for more information.

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  • Orientation

    Your Guide to New Student Orientation. Important information and resources that will help you prepare for the fall semester.

To register for Orientation, please use your admissions application username and password.
(This is different from your XULA email and password.)


Office of Admissions | (504) 520-7388 | Monday - Friday | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM CST | Orientation@xula.edu