New Student Orientation

Welcome to LaGuardia!

Whether you’re a first-time freshman, transfer, or international student, you’ll be looking for guidance during this exciting time. We’re here to help support you through your first year at LaGuardia and connect you with opportunities and resources for a smart start to your academic career.

New Student Orientation will be held on Tuesday, February 27th 2024, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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9:30 a.m.Check-in, E-Atrium
10:20 a.m. – 12 p.m.General Session, Main Stage Theatre
12 p.m.Lunch Distribution, Main Stage lobby
Grab lunch and head to your departmental session.
12:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.Departmental Sessions – various locations
Meet your professors! Enjoy an interactive discussion as you dive into information about your degree program. Learn how your major connects with your intended occupation.
1:50 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.Services Fairs & Campus Tours, M-Building Gym
Meet with areas of the college that offer support to students throughout their academics at LaGuardia.
Some areas include Campus Life, Student Financial Services, Veterans Affairs, Health Services, LaGuardia CARES, Student Success Mentors and the Wellness Center to name a few.
2:45 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.Dismissal
Students who stay to the end will qualify for special giveaways. Must complete the survey to qualify.


Have questions about Orientation? Email Campus Life at

Have general questions? Call 718-482-5935, Monday & Thursday, 9 a.m.–7 p.m., Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday 9 a.m.–5 p.m.; email; or visit Ask LaGuardia.

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