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Office of Recruitment, Admissions and Programming
 Rosenwald Hall 110 
2601 Gentilly Boulevard
New Orleans, Louisiana 70122

Ph. (504)816-4670
Tx. (504) 383-9971
 Fx. (504) 816-4895

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Office Hours:
M-F 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Dillard University New Student Orientation

August 14 – 17, 2024

The Dillard Community is so excited to welcome you to the Bleu Devil Family!

 SOAR is designed to introduce new students to the academic and co-curricular services and programs vital to their successful transition into the Dillard community. You will be required to attend sessions between August 14-17. Parents/Guardians are encouraged to attend parent orientation on August 15th, however – after this they are not required to stay. 

Watch this space for upcoming details and the full  student orientation Soars week schedule.

Before Soar Week
Prepare for the August 1st clearance deadline. This is your key to making sure that you are ready for Bleu Devil life! Visit here to find important dates and deadlines.
SOAR Week Schedule
Visit the SOAR Student Orientation weekly schedule to find specific dates and times. This page will be updated soon to include the orientation schedule for 2024.
Move In Day
It is our goal to make your on-campus living experience enjoyable. To get your move-in process started, visit these useful tips.
Parents and Family
Visit our information sessions for parents to help you make the transition with the newest member of the Bleu Devil family and even some info to help you enjoy New Orleans.
Visit our new student orientation FAQ to learn more about SOAR week and life at Dillard University!
SOAR Parking Map
Don't miss out on navigating through Dillard University's SOAR Week seamlessly - visit our parking map now for hassle-free parking throughout the event!