Pre-Orientation Checklist

Before attending their scheduled see blue. U orientation, students should prepare by: 

  • Taking the ALEKS placement exam
    This exam decides your placement for math and chemistry. NOTE: Students who earned a 30 or higher on their ACT math sub-score  do not need to take the exam.
  • Packing for the weather and bringing walking shoes
    Students will be walking around campus at various times, and should wear clothing that reflects the weather projections.
  • Bringing their laptop to orientation 
    A limited number of computers are available for registration.  Those with laptops should bring their computer to day 2 of orientation.


Day One 

8:00 a.m.Check-In OpensSingletary Center for the Arts Lobby
8:45 a.m.Welcome AddressSingletary Center for the Arts Concert Hall
10:00 a.m.(STUDENTS) UKonnect Meeting #1 White Hall Classroom Building (2nd floor)
10:00 a.m.(FAMILY/GUESTS) Student and Academic Life 101Singletary Center for the Arts Concert Hall
10:15 a.m.(STUDENTS) UKonnect Group Meetings #1White Hall Classroom Building 2nd floor 
11:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m.Resource FairStudent Center Social Staircase
11:15 a.m.LunchStudent Center Ballroom
12:30 p.m.(STUDENTS) UKConnect Meeting #2White Hall Classroom Building 2nd floor
1:30 p.m.College Presentation114 White Hall Classroom Building
2:45 - 4:20 p.m.Interest SessionsWhite Hall Classroom Building, 1st and 2nd floors
2:45, 3:20, and 3:55 p.mForeign Language Exams (only required for RTM majors or students wishing to  study a foreign language)211 Ralph G. Anderson Building or 304 White Hall 
4:30 p.m.Greek Life Presentations106 or 102 White Hall Classroom Building
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.Explore Downtown LexingtonShuttle leaves from Jewell Hall on Martin Luther King Blvd 

Day Two

8:00 a.m.(STUDENTS) Advising and Registration106 White Hall Classroom Building
8:00 - 8:45 a.m.(FAMILY/GUESTS) BreakfastStudent Center, 1st Floor
8:45 a.m.Family/Guest ProgramWorsham Cinema, Student Center
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.see blue. U SendoffChampions Kitchen, Student Center
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.Residence Hall Open HousesVarious Locations


Contact the college's orientation coordinator,
Lesli Hall:

phone: 859-257-3468

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