The LBJ School’s new student orientation is a vital week of programming to equip students with the skills to be successful during their time at the LBJ School. Orientation builds a strong community of changemakers and highlights the importance of utilizing justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion principles in and out of the classroom.

Overview Schedule:

Monday, August 15

Theme: Welcome to LBJ

  • Virtual sessions
  • In-person sessions
  • Optional social event
     

Tuesday, August 16

Theme: Student Involvement 

  • Virtual sessions
  • In-person sessions
  • Optional social event
     

Wednesday, August 17

Theme: The Academic Experience

  • In-person sessions
  • Optional in person registration office hours
  • In-person DC student session
  • Optional social event
     

Thursday, August 18

Theme: Registration

  • Registration opens
  • In-person session for international students
  • Optional social event
     

Friday, August 19

Theme: Starting Strong in the LBJ Community

  • Virtual sessions
  • Optional social session
     

**The schedule and timing are subject to change and a final schedule will be posted by the end of July. We are monitoring the current COVID-19 situation in Austin and will adjust the schedule if necessary as safety is our main priority.**