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Welcome to the Redhawk community! Orientation Weekend helps you learn more about La Roche, make friends and get involved as a new student.

2022 Orientation Schedule

Events in bold are mandatory.

Friday, Aug. 19

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.     Resident Student Check-InCommuter Parking Lot
9 a.m.University Offices OpenCampus Wide
11 a.m.International Student MeetingRyan Room
11:30 a.m.Welcome LunchCantellops Dining Hall
1:30 p.m.Orientation Check-InCampus Center Square
2 p.m.Orientation 101Campus Center Square
2:30 p.m.Resident MeetingsCampus Center Square
 Commuter MeetingRyan Room
 Parent MeetingCantellops Dining Hall
3:15 p.m.Academic ConvocationCampus Center Square
4 to 6 p.m.DinnerCantellops Dining Hall
7 p.m.Tropical NightCourtyard
9 p.m."Moana" Movie NightCampus Center Square
 * Parents are welcome to stay through dinner.

Saturday, Aug. 20

9 a.m.BreakfastCantellops Dining Hall
10 a.m.Counseling & Health ServicesCampus Center Square
Got Consent?
Making Smart Decisions 
Ryan Room
Campus Center Square
11:30 a.m.LunchCantellops Dining Hall
12:30 p.m.Campus Safety and SecurityCampus Center Square
1:30 p.m.How to Succeed at LRUCampus Center Square
Diversity & Inclusion
First-Year Success
4-6 p.m.DinnerCantellops Dining Hall
8 p.m.         Silent DiscoCampus Center Square

Sunday, Aug. 21

10 a.m.Yoga on Bold LawnBold Lawn
11 a.m.Mass of the Holy SpiritMagdalen Chapel
11:30 a.m.BrunchCantellops Dining Hall
1 p.m.Tour of Pittsburgh Depart from Wright Library
3 p.m.     Lawn GamesBold Lawn
4-6 p.m.DinnerCantellops Dining Hall
6 p.m.Buses departDepart from Wright Library
7 p.m.Gateway Clipper CruiseStation Square

Welcome Week 

Monday, Aug. 22: First Day of Classes

7:30 a.m.Continental BreakfastCampus Center Hallway
11 a.m.Cookout on Bold LawnBold Lawn
8 p.m.Back to School BingoCampus Center Square

Tuesday,  Aug. 23

2 p.m.Tie Dye and Taco's Food TruckBold Lawn
6 p.m.Pittsburgh Pirates Game*Depart from Library

Wednesday, Aug. 24 

5 p.m.SGA MeetingRyan Room
8 p.m.Casino NightCampus Center Square

Thursday, Aug. 25  

11 a.m.Work-Study Job FairCampus Center Square
3 p.m.Color FeteBold Lawn

Friday, Aug. 26  

12 p.m.Shopping Shuttle Depart from Wright Library
8 p.m.Drive-in MovieCommuter Lot

Saturday, Aug. 27 

11:30 a.m.BrunchCantellops Dining Hall
1 p.m.Kennywood Trip*Depart from Wright Library

Sunday, Aug. 28 

11:30 a.m.BrunchCantellops Dining Hall
1 p.m.Pittsburgh Zoo Trip*Depart from Wright Library

*Sign up in the Center for Student Development to reserve a place or purchase tickets for these events.