All first-time freshmen are required to attend a one-day orientation, which includes orientation, academic advising and class registration for their first semester at McNeese.
Orientations will be held from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. May 17, May 25, June 7, June 23, June 29 and July 12 in Tritico Theatre in the Shearman Fine Arts Annex. Students must register in advance for the orientation date they plan to attend by going online to www.mcneese.edu/gbst.
During orientation, the students will meet faculty and staff, meet current McNeese students, take a campus tour, learn about campus resources, be advised for the summer session or fall semester and register for classes. The summer session begins June 12 and the fall semester begins Aug. 21.
McNeese Peerleaders – 26 student leaders across campus - will provide tours and work with advisers to answer questions and offer guidance during registration.
Orientation sessions will also be offered for transfer and non-traditional students – those students 21 and older – from 9 a.m. to noon May 24 and July 21 and from 5-8 p.m. Aug. 15 in Room 322 of Kaufman Hall. These students are requested to call for more information.
For more information, call the Department of General and Basic Studies at 475-5135 or 1-800-622-3352, ext. 5135.
Persons needing accommodations as provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the ADA Coordinator at 337-475-5428, voice; 337-475-5960, fax; 337-562-4227, TDD/TTY, hearing impaired; or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.