New Student Orientation

The purpose of orientation is to insure students who are new to our college are provided with the information to make a smooth and successful transition to our campus community.  At orientation we seek to inform our students while making them feel welcome and appreciated.

Below is an agenda for the week of August 13-17, 2018. 

Coeur d'Alene New Student Orientation Tuesday, August 14

Join us for New Student Orientation, as we share messages from our President and our Vice President for Student Affairs, as well as tips on how to be successful at Lewis-Clark State College. In addition we will be going into greater depth regarding the student services that LCSC has to offer at our Coeur d'Alene Center. Dinner will be provided.

5 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Check-in
Kroc Center Community Rooms
5 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

Resource Fair
Financial Aid, Student Accounts, Student ID, Veterans Services,
Disability & Counseling Services, Online Math & Science Tutoring,
Writing Tutor, Student Activities & Organizations, Online Resources

5:45 p.m. - 7:15 p.m

Dr. Andy Hanson, Vice President for Student Affairs

Sponsored by STCU

Information Session
SD 307: Transfer Orientation, LCSC Code of Conduct & Expections,
Student Services, How to be a successful student and graduate

Coeur d'Alene New Student Orientation website

Wednesday, August 15

Residence Hall Move-In Day 

9 a.m. - 12 p.m. Residence Hall Move-In (assistants available to help)
12 p.m. - 1 p.m. Info Session/Parent Session (required for residence hall students) 
SUB lower level for students  (WCC for families)
1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Residence Hall Move-In (assistants available to help)
8 p.m. Residence Hall Lobby Parties (Residence Hall Students Only)

Students are required to attend a welcome session from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Parents are encouraged to attend the reception/lunch during the same time. This session will especially be helpful for those families who will not be able to stay for New Student Orientation.

Thursday, August 16

9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Rethink the Drink 
(Residence Hall students will be assigned a session)
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. How to be a Warrior (All Students Welcome)
MLH 100
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Rethink the Drink 
(Residence Hall students will be assigned a session)
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Instructional Seminars
Various Locations (see link for details)
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Rethink the Drink 
(Residence Hall students will be assigned a session)
8:30 p.m. Residence Hall Lobby Parties
(Residence Hall Students only)

On-Campus New Student Orientation Friday, August 17

8:00 a.m.—8:30 a.m.

Activity Center 

8:30 a.m.—8:45 a.m.

Welcome to Lewis-Clark State College!
Dr. Cynthia Pemberton,  LCSC President
Dr. Andy Hanson, Vice President for Student Affairs

8:45 a.m.—10:30 a.m.

Transitioning to LCSC & Expectations:  Student Handbook/Code, 
Title IX, Security, Student Counseling

10:45 a.m.—11:45 a.m.

Track 1:  First-time Freshman (2018 HS Graduation)

10:45 a.m.—11:45 a.m.

Track 2:  Adult Learners & Transfer Students

10:45 a.m.—11:45 a.m.

Track 3:  Family & Friends 

12 p.m.—1:00 p.m.

Division Information Session & Lunch
Various Locations - Family & Friends Welcome

2:00 p.m.

Idaho Presidential, Provost & Dean Scholars Reception
Mary Flores, Dean of Academic Programs
Traci Birdsell, Senior Director of Educational Opportunity Grants
Williams Conference Center

2:00 p.m.

Optional Campus Tour

2:30 p.m.

Foundation Scholars Reception
Activity Center Conference Room

3:00 p.m.

Optional Campus Tour

6:00 p.m.

Bubble Ball & Archery Tag
Intramural Field

6:00 p.m.

Library Scavenger Hunt

10:00 p.m.

Late Night Capture the Flag & Sardines
Library Lawn

8:00 a.m.—5:00 p.m

Campus offices and LCSC Bookstore open until 5:00 p.m.
to help you finish any last minute details.

Saturday, August 18

8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Morning of Community Service
SUB Amphitheater
(Residence Hall Students only)
2:00 p.m.

Speed Friending
Williams Conference Center
(Residence Hall Students only)

8:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Movie on the Library Lawn
Jumanji - Welcome to the Jungle
(All Students Welcome)


Sunday, August 19

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Walk Your Schedule
(All Students Welcome - Bring a copy of your schedule)
5:30 p.m.  - 7:00 p.m. Tailgate BBQ 
College Place parking lot
(Residence Hall Students Only)
8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Swing Dance
College Place parking lot
(All Students Welcome)

Monday, August 20

11:00 a.m. Free Lunch for All Students
8:00 p.m. Norman Ng - Magician
Silverthorne Theater
(All Students Welcome)




New Student Orientation App Download Here Admissions Office
Reid Centennial Hall, Rm 114 Contact (208) 792-2378(800) 933-5272 ext 2210 (toll free)