It’s your first time on campus as a Lancer and this fun, fact-filled day is packed with the nitty-gritty of Longwood life.

8 - 9:15 a.m.

Orientation check in and continental breakfast in Blackwell Ballroom. Meet representatives from many different offices on campus and have your questions answered.

9:30 - 10:45 a.m.

Make your way to Jarman Auditorium to be welcomed to campus and learn about "Life at the Wood."

Peer Mentor clapping at Longwood Orientation

10:45 - 11:50 a.m.

Peer Mentors will take you to a faculty-led assessment of your language abilities, assist with your housing and meal plan selection, and talk to you about the 1839 Experience and First Year Reading Experience.

Noon - 1 p.m.

Meet your parents or guests for lunch in “D-Hall.”

1:10 - 1:35 p.m.

Make your way back to Jarman Auditorium to meet the Technology Services Help Desk staff.

Longwood students walking across campus at Orientation

1:45 - 4:30 p.m.

Your next four years start here. Get an overview of your academic program from a faculty representative from your major department, and then visit key locations across campus with a Peer Mentor.

4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Take our shuttle service back to your car, and have a safe trip home. See you in August!


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