We are so excited to have you join us here at Liberty University!
Thursday, January 9
- Dessert with the Deans — 7-9 p.m., Argo Tea area, Montview Student Union
Friday, January 10
- New Student & Parent Session — 9-10 a.m., Center for Music and the Worship Arts, Concert Hall
- New Student Convocation – 10:30-11:30 a.m., Center for Music and the Worship Arts, Concert Hall
- Breakout Sessions — 12:45-2 p.m., Classrooms in DeMoss Hall
- New Student Expo — 2-3:30 p.m., Jerry Falwell Library
Monday, January 13
- Sunrise Worship Service — 7 a.m., Center for Music and the Worship Arts, Concert Hall
- Transfer Mixer — 7-9 p.m., Montview Student Union Game Room
As part of welcoming you to our campus, there are many events scheduled to help you acclimate to life at Liberty. Our full schedule includes information about the Breakout Sessions, important office hours, and more!
Before Welcome Week, new students will have the opportunity to participate in an online orientation course using Blackboard. This course is an excellent resource in preparing for college.
Check your email for important information and updates.
International Student Orientation
Wednesday, Jan. 8
International Student Arrivals
Plan to arrive by Wednesday, August 14, between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. at the International Student Center (DeMoss Hall, Room 2232) to receive your welcome information and orientation schedule. Additionally, student ambassadors will assist you as you move into your on-campus housing.
- Breakfast will be served at the International Student Center, 8-10 a.m.
- Wells Fargo, BB&T, and Bank of America will be available on campus to assist students with setting up a bank account.
- Lunch will be served at the International Student Center, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
- Trip to Walmart: Meet at the International Student Center, 1-4 p.m.
- Welcome Dinner: Montview Alumni Ballroom, Grand Lobby, 5:30 p.m.
- Please make reservations via firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thursday, Jan. 9
All new and transfer Orientation (Mandatory)
DeMoss Hall, Grand Lobby, 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
- Bring all travel documents, including:
- I-94 received at port of entry
- Light breakfast and lunch will be provided
- Campus tours, 1:30-3:30 p.m.
- International Parents Session, 11:00 a.m.-Noon, DeMoss Hall, Room 1332
- RSVP by email to email@example.com
Coming to Liberty for the First Time?
- Find accommodations in the Lynchburg Area
- Set up a shuttle from Airport, Bus Stop, or Train Station
- Get to know the City of Lynchburg
- Welcome Week for Parents of New Students
During Welcome Week, You Can…
- Pre-order textbooks through our Barnes & Noble bookstore
- Complete the Flames Pass Application
- Stop by DeMoss Hall 2414 and learn about technical support, computer requirements and recommendations in our Apple Authorized Campus Store
- Visit the Office of Residence Life for housing information
- Learn about meal plans from Sodexo
- Meet with your CASAS Advisor
- Check out student job opportunities