Begin Your LR Journey

The Charge: New Student Orientation

Welcome to the Bear family. The coming weeks will be filled with excitement as you begin your LR journey.

We look forward to welcoming you to campus and providing you with the information and tools to be successful at LR. During The Charge: New Student Orientation, you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself in LR’s culture as you get to know faculty, staff and other students on campus. 

To ensure success as an incoming Lenoir-Rhyne student, all first-year and transfer students are required to attend The Charge: New Student Orientation. The goal is to promote a smooth transition to college, both academically and socially, and equip you and your family with the tools you'll need to navigate LR in your first year. Register below or visit your application portal.

Register for Orientation

Orientation Schedule

The Charge: New Student Orientation is a two-day, overnight event held on campus. During The Charge, you will participate in sessions to prepare you for your time at LR. You will also have the opportunity to meet with an academic advisor and finalize your course schedule for your first semester. 

Stay tuned for additional information regarding the event schedule as The Charge draws near.


If you have questions regarding The Charge: New Student Orientation, contact us at