Information for First Year Students | St. Lawrence University First-Year Program

Information for First Year Students


Starting each June, new students receive a series of cyber orientation emails from the FYP throughout the summer sharing information about registering for fall courses, housing, move-in day, orientation, and matriculation.

For a sneak preview, feel free to check out our series for the class of 2024 below, but do note that dates will change for the class of 2025, so please also keep an eye on your SLU email and your application status page for more information after May 1.

#1 Welcome

#2 Getting Connected -- Services of IT

#3 Inside Student Life at SLU -- FYP summer interns Dre '21 and Reiley '21 answer your questions

#4 Finding Your Place -- tips for making friends in college

Announcing FYP Placement, Summer Advising, and Fall Course Registration and Move-In Day

#5 Office Profile: Student Accessibility Services

#6 Choosing Classes -- learn about the Registrar's office and our course registration system, APR 2

Our registration series has advice if you're undecided about your major, planning on pre-health, interested in business, or excited to explore languages and off-campus study

#7 Announcing Orientation

#8 Move-In Day


Check out the rest of our New Laurentian Guide!