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New Student Orientation (NSO)

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Summer Calendar 2017

Over the summer you can expect to receive regular communication from New Student Orientation. We’ve tried to capture those communications in the calendar below and have also included deadlines for the tasks you must accomplish prior to your arrival on campus for NSO on August 30, 2017. If you have questions regarding any of this information, you may contact the Student Director of NSO, Dara Reckard at or call the Orientation office at 503-768-7182. 


May 22 - Create your Lewis & Clark account
May 26 - Comprehensive health history and immunization email instructions
May 26 - Exploration and Discovery section preference information email


June 1 - Advising Questionnaire open
June 1-25 - Exploration and Discovery Preference Form open
June 7 - College Advising Center email
June 12 - Parents preview email invitation
June 14 - “Coming to LC” Survey link email
June 16 - Priority date for ALEKS and Foreign Language Placement
June 26 - Request your final college transcript 


July 1 - Comprehensive Health History Form completion deadline
July 7 - Exploration and Discovery sections assigned and emailed               July 10 - Advising Questionnaire priority deadline
July 11 - Fall semester statement of account
July 17 - Housing and roommate information (physical mail)
July 21 - “Coming to LC” Survey completion deadline
July 24 - Think About It course instructions
July 24 - NSO updated information
July 28 - Academic Integrity Tutorial completion deadline


August 1 - First round registration (one course)                                               August 3 - Final round registration (remaining courses)
August 8 - StrengthsQuest Inventory email instructions
August 11 - Pioneer Success Institute (PSI) registration instructions
August 14-18 - Registration for PSI section
August 18 - StrengthsQuest Inventory completion deadline
August 30 - NSO begins!

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