Stephen F. Austin State University

Orientation Schedules

Lumberjack Orientation Pre-Orientation Elective Sessions

Please Note: all Pre- and Post-Orientation Elective Sessions are optional.

First-Generation College Student Pre-Orientation Workshop, hosted by The Office of Multicultural Affairs
8:45 - 10 a.m. [BPSC Tiered Classroom, Room 2.201]
Being a first-generation college student may come with a lot of pressure and responsibility. This optional workshop will provide information first-generation students and family members with information to better adjust and prepare for college.

Tour of Nacogdoches
10:15 a.m. [Steen Hall Parking Lot]
Orientation Programs invites you to take a complimentary tour of Nacogdoches. The bus for the tour will leave the parking lot at 10:15 a.m. The bus will arrive back on campus at 11:30 am. at Steen Hall. Seats are guaranteed for those who have pre-registered, remaining seats will be given on a first come, first serve basis.

Tours of Campus
10 a.m. & Noon [Meet in front of Rusk Building]
Take a tour of the SFA campus and become more familiar with the location of academic buildings and student services. Please note: This is a regular campus tour and is not orientation-related.

Student Services: Residence Life, Meal Plans, Post Office, Bookstore and ID Card
10:15 - 11 a.m. [BPSC Grand Ballroom, Room 2.601]
This optional session will provide you with information about the residence halls, meal plan options, your student ID card and more.

Interpreting Typefocus for Major/Minor and Career Choices, hosted by the Center for Career & Professional Development
11 - 11:30 a.m. [Rusk Building, Room 333]
Personality matters when considering major/minor selection and career options - a better understanding of one's self can help students choose their best fit for a future career path. The Center for Career and Professional Development team will provide a short interpretation of Typefocus results for students who took part in the optional pre-Orientation online assessment. Students who were unable to participate in the online assessment before Orientation are invited to attend to learn about the assessment and how they can participate in the future.

SFA Dining Services Information Table
11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. [In front of main stairs on first floor BPSC]
Information about Dining Services, special dietary needs, meal plan information, and the opportunity to speak with the Dining Services Registered Dietitian. We will also be available for dining hall tours.

Academic Excellence Pre-Orientation Session, hosted by the School of Honors
10:15 - 11:15 a.m. & 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Lumberjack Orientation Schedule

2018 Lumberjack Orientation Student & Family Member Schedule

Please note: This is a tentative schedule. A full version of the Lumberjack Orientation schedule will be provided during check-in.

2017-2018 Transfer Lumberjack Orientation Schedules