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Wolf Pack Wednesday: Wolf Pack Welcome

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Sent: July 28, 2021

We are excited to welcome you to campus! Your Loyola experience starts with Wolf Pack Welcome on Wednesday, August 18 – Sunday, August 22, 2021. This is a mandatory program designed to kick off the fall semester for the newest members of the Pack. You’ll participate in a variety of programs and events to help you prepare for classes, meet other incoming students, take part in Loyola traditions, and more! Check out a preview of the schedule.

When and Where Do I Check-In for Wolf Pack Welcome?

Resident Students: A printed copy of the Wolf Pack Welcome schedule will also be included in the welcome packet that you will receive once you check in to your Residence Hall during move-in.

Commuter Students: You will receive your welcome packet, including a hard copy of the schedule, at your first Krewe Leader meeting on August 18. (Please download our guide in the Guidebook app ahead of time so you’ll know where to meet!)

We strongly encourage you to download our guide in the Guidebook app before you arrive. Using the app, you’ll be able to:

  • View your Krewe Leader contact information.
  • Get an up-to-date schedule.
  • Find where your Krewe will meet.
  • View a map of campus.
  • Access the New Student Resource Guide. 
  • Receive real-time messages and updates.

?Get instructions to download the Guidebook app on your mobile device. Once downloaded, you can search for "Wolf Pack Welcome 2021" to find our guide. 

Where Can I Park?

If you will be driving to campus, please visit the Maps and Directions site for detailed information on how to access campus. Parking is available free of charge during Wolf Pack Welcome in both the West Road and Freret Street Garages. Both garages will also have an unloading zone available on the first floor for you to move your items.

What Is the Parent Schedule?

Parents and family members can assist students in moving into their residence hall during the week of August 15. We will also have optional programming for parents and caregivers during Wolf Pack Welcome. The schedule of parent events can be found on our website page and in the Guidebook app

Have More Questions?

For questions about Wolf Pack Welcome, call 504.865.3622 or email

Your To-Do List

✔ Log into your LORA Account to pay your fall tuition E-bill no later than August 13. 

✔ Complete your online orientation modules by August 17. 

✔ Don’t forget to create your Nearpeer account to start connecting with classmates! Get started by going to and creating your account using your email address, then download the app to find students who share your interests.  

Welcome to the Wolf Pack

The Loyola Bookstore has a special offer just for the newest members of the Wolf Pack! Use the coupon code WELCOME21 to get 21% off one logoed item at the Loyola Bookstore. Offer valid online or in-store through July 31. Browse the shop online.

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