Stephen F. Austin State University

Orientation Dates

2018 Lumberjack Orientations

Lumberjack Orientation for incoming freshmen who will be enrolled during the Fall 2018 semester. Please refer to the Incoming Freshman page on this site for further details. All sessions are Thursday through Friday.

Registration for the following dates will be available in December.

Session 1: June 14-15

Session 2: June 21-22

Session 3: June 28-29

Session 4: July 19-20

Session 5: July 26-27

2018 Transfer Lumberjack Orientations

Orientation for transfer students who are entering for either the Summer or Fall 2017 semesters. Please refer to the Incoming Transfer page on this site for further details.

Session 1: November 17, 2017

Session 2: April 27, 2018

Session 3: July 13, 2018

Session 4: August 3, 2018

These Orientation Sessions last only one day. These dates are for transfer students ONLY. All students graduating from high school during the 2017-2018 school year should attend a Lumberjack Orientation for freshmen.

Summer Orientation 2018

Summer I session - May 31, Baker Pattillo Student Center second floor, check-in is at 12:30 p.m., Orientation will begin at 1 p.m.

Summer II session - July 9, Baker Pattillo Student Center second floor, check-in is at 12:30 p.m., Orientation will begin at 1 p.m.

Summer Orientation sessions are for students who are planning to take summer school classes at SFA. The registration fee is $10, which covers students' Purple Haze t-shirt and check-in materials. The $10 registration fee will be charged to your SFA E-bill. Student attending will be advised and register for summer classes only. This session will not take the place of a Freshman Orientation in order to register for Fall 2018 classes.

Fall Lumberjack Orientation 2017

Fall Lumberjack Orientation is offered on Friday, August 25, 2017 for incoming freshmen and transfer students who were unable to attend one of the summer Orientation sessions. The registration fee for Fall Lumberjack Orientation is $10, which covers students' Purple Haze t-shirt. The $10 registration fee will be charged to your SFA E-bill.

Check-in will be from 8:30 - 9 a.m. on the Baker Pattillo Student Center second floor, outside of the Movie Theater.

After completing the online reservation form, a confirmation email will be sent to the email address listed on the reservation form. Official check-in time and location will be included in the confirmation email.

For more information, please contact the Orientation Programs office at 936.468.6641.