August 26-28, 2022

For Families

Friday, August 26, 2022
8:00am - 9:30am
Residential Check-In/Fast Track

This is the first stop in your New Student Orientation journey! Come by our Check-In tent to let us know you've arrived and complete the check-in process with us.  We wil direct you to your next stop! 

Kingsmen Park
9:30am - 3:00pm
Residential Move-In

The moment you've been waiting for! Once you've checked-in with our Orientation Staff and received your room key, you are ready to move in! 

Residence Halls
10:00am - 11:00am
Commuter Check-In

Commuter students, we've got you! Check in with us during this time and we will make sure you are all set to dive into the weekends festivities. (Gazebo side of Kingsmen Park)

Kingsmen Park
11:15am - 3:00pm
Campus Open House

Get to know our campus! Visit various places throughout campus and get your passport stamped! Once completed, take your stamped card to the last stop and grab your special edition NSO t-shirt! 

All of Campus
3:30pm - 4:45pm
Opening Convocation

Opening Convocation is a time we gather as a community to signify the beginning of the Fall semester, welcoming all students to California Lutheran University.

Gilbert Sports and Fitness Center
5:00pm - 5:45pm
Commuter Social

Our commuters are a very important part of our community! Stop by for a tasty "mocktail" and some snacks before heading to the President's Dinner and Family Farewell.

Make sure to snag a Commuter Guide while you chat and mingle with current commuters and staff! 

CCEI Patio and Mt. Clef lawn
5:00pm - 5:45pm
Residence Life Family Meeting

Meet with the residence hall staff to learn about campus life. 

Samuelson Chapel
6:00pm - 7:30pm
President's Dinner and Family Farewell

After meeting in the residence halls and commuter social, head back over to Kingsmen Park to enjoy a delicious catered dinner and live entertainment! 

Kingsmen Park