New Students

Welcome to California Lutheran University!

We're here to help you feel more informed about life here at Cal Lutheran and in the United States.

1. Get everything ready

What you need to do to prepare for your first trip to Cal Lutheran. Learn more

2. Pack what you need

Some tips on what to bring with you to the U.S. Learn more

3. Getting to campus

Once you arrive in the U.S., you'll need to get to campus.  Learn More.

4.. Arrive at campus

What to do when you first arrive at Cal Lutheran. Learn more

5. Attend the New Student Seminar (Orientation)

This is a required event that will help you adjust to your new surroundings. Learn more

6. Settle in

Get the answers to some common first-day questions. Learn more