What if I miss the orientation and diagnostic examinations?
Students who miss the diagnostic tests may be required to enroll in the remediation sequence.
How/when do I register?
Students who register before orientation may encounter problems with the proper crediting of scholarships and assistantships since the necessary paperwork for tuition and fees will not have been completed and/or submitted properly.
What if I fail the diagnostic examinations?
Will I have an office?
Is there anything I need to do before orientation?
The International Services Office will provide and plan activities, including some required tests, for incoming international students.
Parking permits and student identification cards will be obtained upon registration, and may not be claimed earlier. E-mail access can be obtained during the registration period.
Prepare for Louisiana’s climate, which is hot and humid in the summer. Those new to such an environment should dress lightly, drink plenty of water, and move slowly when outside.
Allow more time than you expect for everything. Expect to wait in lines, expect a few problems, then rejoice if there are none.