Welcome to Life University! We are delighted that you have chosen to continue your education with us. Orientation is imperative and integral to your LIFE education.
Upcoming 2019 Orientation dates:
Winter Quarter Orientation January 3-4
Spring Quarter Orientation March 28-29
Summer Quarter Orientation July 11-12
Fall Quarter October 1, 2 and 3
Once you are admitted to LIFE University, it is important for you to complete all steps of the orientation program listed below. By exploring Engage, completing the Blackboard orientation course, and attending on campus orientation you will become familiar with the university and our various services and programs.
New Student Cornerstones on Engage will help you connect to your fellow new students as well as gain valuable information that will help you during your first quarter at LIFE. You can log onto Engage.life.edu with your LIFE username and password. Then search for the New Student Cornerstones page under organizations and press the blue “Join” button.
This course is designed to give you relevant information prior to your arrival on campus for orientation or prior to completing your online orientation program for our distance education students. You are already registered for this course and you can access it through Blackboard. You will need to log in with your LIFE username and password.
As you go through this course, please keep in mind that we are providing a great deal of information and we do not expect you to remember every detail. However, you will be required to complete some assessments as you work through the program to ensure that critical information is retained.
On Campus Orientation (Distance Education students do not need to attend on campus orientation.)
As a new student, you are required to attend Orientation program.
Fall Quarter Orientation is Scheduled for Tuesday, September 25, from (9:00am to 5pm) Wednesday, September 26 (9:00am to 12:00pm) and Thursday, September 27, 2018 (8:00am to 12:00pm). Fall Orientation is a three-day orientation program and you must attend all three days. Please note, we will be taking a walking tour of campus, wear comfortable shoes and refer to the orientation checklist for more information.
All students must register for orientation online no later than Thursday, September 20, 2018. To register for orientation, click here. This will take you directly to the registration page on Engage; however, you will need to login with your LIFE username and password.
Please take some time and explore the New Student Guidebook, it will provide you with a great deal of information that will help ease your transition to Life University. Our orientation program is designed to provide you with relevant information and to help you make connections. Your orientation to LIFE will revolve around four areas of focus:
You will meet with individuals from many different offices on campus that will become important to you during your time at Life University. These include individuals from Financial Aid, the Library, the Student Success Center, Student Affairs, Athletics, Clubs, Campus Organizations and more.
If you don’t already know, Life University is one of the premier, contemporary, vitalistic health care institutions in the country. During your orientation program, you will have the opportunity to learn more about our outstanding educational programs, as well as have an opportunity to arrange for chiropractic wellness care in one of our clinics.
A vital component of your university experience is creating new connections. Not only will you have the chance to meet other incoming students, but also some current students, as well as faculty, administration and staff members. Life University is a warm, welcoming community of individuals who care about each other and want to see each other succeed in their chosen paths. You will find that the individuals you meet at orientation will be part of your educational experience for the next several years.
The final component of orientation is the opportunity to receive one-on-one advising and course registration. During the orientation program, you will meet with a PASS Advisor assigned specifically to you. PASS Advisors are dedicated to working with you to plan a challenging and rewarding academic experience aimed at maximizing your potential here at Life University. PASS Advisors are also a great resource for all things related to your experiences on campus.
If you have any questions about your orientation program, please feel free to contact the Office of Student Affairs at 770-426-2700 or email firstname.lastname@example.org