New Student and Transfer Student Orientation:

Below is the link for LIU Brooklyn Fall 2018 Orientation.

The students just need to log in and they will have access to sign up. 

Our newest Blackbirds are invited to kick start their time at LIU Brooklyn with an unforgettable NYC experience including NY Attractions, Broadway Shows, and NY Sporting events. As part of our new student orientation, students will be able to select from six signature New York City outings. These orientation sessions will include a brief campus orientation followed by a group trip.

New Student Orientation serves as the introduction to the LIU Brooklyn campus and some of the amazing opportunities available to you in New York City. The program will give you an overview of the opportunities and resources available to you as a student.

Orientation Leaders will serve as the first point of contact for all incoming students. These friendly, knowledgeable, and enthusiastic upperclassmen will help to provide each new student with the ultimate orientation experience. Along with the Orientation Leaders, LIU Promise Success Coaches, our faculty, and staff will be available to ensure that all your questions are answered.

Please see Fall 2018 schedules below:


Monday, August 27

New York Sporting Event: NY Yankees Game

Check In at LIU at 4:00pm;  Yankee Game at 7:00pm


Tuesday, August 28

New York City Attraction: Statue of Liberty Tour

Check In at LIU at 10:00am; Tour Starts at 1:00pm


Wednesday; August 29

Broadway Show: Sponge Bob the Musical

Check In at LIU at 11:00am; Show Starts at 2:00pm


Tuesday, September 4, 2018

New Student Move In and Orientation

Move-In Day Begins at 8:00am for All Incoming Students

Choose one of the following:

New York City Attraction: THE RIDE Interactive Bus Tour/Empire State Building; Tour Starts at 1:00pm

New York City Attaction: NYC Aquarium/Coney Island Beach Trip

Broadway Show: NYC Party Boat


Express Drop Off: Thursday, August 30th

 For your convenience, residential students who have completed all required clearances—transcripts, immunization, cleared financial balance —have the option to drop off their belongings early on any scheduled orientation session.  Students taking advantage of this benefit will have access to their room on the morning of their orientation session and be able to leave their belongings in their room that day.  Students can then return on Tuesday, September 4th in preparation for the start of classes on Wednesday. Students who do not choose to participate in the Express Drop Off Day will move-in on Tuesday, September 4th.


First-Year Service Experience Program

The First-Year Service Experience Program will run Saturday, September 1st through Monday, September 3rd. This program gives incoming LIU Brooklyn first-year students the opportunity to participate in various volunteer and community service projects prior to the start of classes. By participating in this program, students will have the opportunity to:

·       Get a jump start on their college experience by making new friends before classes start.

·       Meet and learn from seasoned upperclassmen LIU students

Participate in the LIU Cares model by volunteering at local agencies throughout Downtown Brooklyn and New York City.    

Parent Session: Express, Parent session (Mon Aug 27, Tuesday Aug 28, Wednesday Aug 29)

Takes place during Meet your Coach


-       LIU Promise

-       Financial Aid

-       Health and Wellness

-       Public Safety on Campus

-       Study Abroad Opportunities

-       Food and Health


Express Move in Day: Move Crew! Thursday Aug 31st

            LIU Staff will be over at Conolly Hall Helping Students Move in while making meaningful connections with our newest.


Extended Parent Session: (Tuesday September 4th)


A Family’s Guide to Financial Success: Our Enrollment Services and LIU Promise Team will share helpful tips and information about supporting your student’s needs for success at LIU, and provide insight into their financial needs.  From registration to bursar to financial aid, to academic advising, our LIU Promise and Enrollment Services team is a one-stop shop serving and supporting all students.


The Blackbird Experience: Our expert panelist will share important information about life at LIU. They will answer your questions and talk about how you can support your student so that they make the most their time at LIU. You will learn about the many activities and services we offer our students.