We look forward to having you on campus for New Student Orientation.  You will need to register in advance for Orientation by visiting the Loyola Online Records Access (LORA) system and logging in. Log-in instructions are listed below. You will receive a confirmation email once you have registered for Orientation and your session will appear in your LORA account.

Additionally, please remember that prior to beginning classes you will need to have your medical immunizations current and on file with Student Health Services. Find out more about immunizations »

If you have any questions regarding your registration, please contact the Office of Co-Curricular Programs at or (504) 865-3622.

Registration Instructions

  1. Visit the Loyola Online Records Access (LORA) website, and log in to LORA by clicking on "Login to Student Services (LORA)"
  2. Follow the instructions regarding your Student Identification and Personal PIN.  If this is your first time logging into LORA, your pin has been preset to the first two letters of your first name and the last four digits of your social security number.  If you have forgotten your PIN, email  You will need to change your PIN upon logging in with your default PIN.  
  3. After you are logged in, click on "New Student Orientation Request," which is the third item on the left column on the LORA index page
  4. If you do not have "New Student Orientation Request" on your LORA index screen after logging in, your admissions file is not current.  Please contact the Office of Admissions at (504) 865-3240.

For questions or assistance with LORA, please contact Student Records at 504-865-3237.