- Linfield College
Orientation

Early Arrival Schedule for Fall 2019

The following information is for new students who are participating in fall sports (volleyball, football, men's soccer, women's soccer, men's cross country, or women's cross country), cheerleading, marching band, or a pre-orientation program (AHA Immersion Lab, First CLAS, iFOCUS, or The SOIL Project). Please note:

  • All students must check in at the designated location before moving in to campus housing.
  • All early arrivals will move into the campus housing in which they will live for the academic year.
  • To make the check-in process go smoothly, please be sure to upload a photo before you arrive so we can have your student ID card ready for you.
  • Meal service for early arrivals is organized by the individual program coordinators. Students will rarely be responsible for their own meals.
  • Student athletes will be dismissed from practices to attend all required New Student Orientation events. 
  • AHA, First CLAS, The SOIL Project, and iFOCUS will conclude in time for students to attend all New Student Orientation events.
  • Family members of new students are welcome to return to campus to attend New Student Orientation events from August 22 - 23.
  • For more information, please see the letter from your coach or program leader. 

Wednesday, August 14

Early Arrival for Pre-Orientation Program Leaders

9:00 am - 4:00 pm - Check-in at the Student Affairs Office (Melrose Hall 110) - Check in to the college, and if you are living in campus housing get your keys before moving in.

 

Friday, August 16

Early Arrival for Volleyball, Men's Soccer, Women's Soccer, Men's Cross Country, or Women's Cross Country), Cheerleading, Marching Band, a Pre-Orientation Program (AHA Immersion Lab, First CLAS, or iFOCUS), ASLC, or LCAT. 

9:00 am - 12:30 pm - Check-in at Riley Campus Center Fred Meyer Lounge - Check in to the college, pick up your student ID card, receive information about Orientation, and if you are living in campus housing get your keys before moving in. 

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Welcome Session in Melrose Hall, Ice Auditorium - Linfield College staff will welcome new students and family members. This is required for all new students. 

 

Sunday, August 18

Early Arrival for Football. 

9:00 am - 11:00 am - Check-in at Riley Campus Center Fred Meyer Lounge - Check in to the college, pick up your student ID card, receive information about Orientation, and if you are living in campus housing get your keys before moving in. 

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Welcome Session in Melrose Hall, Ice Auditorium - Linfield College staff will welcome new students and family members. This is required for all new students. 

 

Monday, August 19

Early Arrival for Orientation Leaders. 

9:00 am - 4:00 pm -Check-in at the Student Affairs Office (Melrose Hall 110) - Check in to the college, and if you are living in campus housing get your keys before moving in. 

 

Wednesday, August 21

Early Arrival for International Students. 

International students will be contacted by the International Programs Office regarding arrival information. Please reference the International Programs website for information on Fall 2019 International Student Orientation. 

Thursday, August 22

Early Arrival for all New Students (first-year and transfer students). 

9:00 am - 12:00 pm - Check-in at Riley Campus Center Fred Meyer Lounge - Check in to the college, pick up your student ID card, receive information about Orientation, and if you are living in campus housing get your keys before moving in. 

 

If you have questions, please email orientation@linfield.edu.