Orientation Registration

Selfie with Lycoming's MascotRegistration for summer orientation begins the week following Accepted Students Day (April 2, 2017).  If you are ready to complete the registration process, please make sure you have the letter sent by the Dean of First-Year Students, which includes your login name, password and instructions to access the myLyco student portal. You may begin this process by clicking on the myLyco link at the top of this page.

Task #1 - Register For Your Summer Orientation Session (5 minutes)

    • Confirm your contact number
    • Rank your session preferences

Task #2 - Share Your Academic Plans With Your Advisor (30 minutes)

    • Indicate academic majors of interest
    • Share possible career plans
    • Select your First-Year Seminar preferences
    • Select class preferences from various academic areas
    • Notify us of your interest in joining a varsity sport or other clubs/organizations

Task #3 - Complete The Math Placement Exam (30 minutes)

    • Describe your experiences in previous math classes
    • Complete an online exam to determine the best level of study for you

Task #4 - Complete The Language Placement Exam (30 minutes)

    • Describe your experiences in previous language classes
    • Complete an online exam to determine the best level of study for you

Task #5 - Essay to Enroll in Honors Composition (Optional) (1 hour)

    • Complete this essay only if you plan to enroll in Honors Composition
    • Honors Composition is only available in the Fall Semester, and only to students who have submitted the required essay prior to May 18, 2017.

Task #6 - Authorized Party Form (3 minutes)

    • Authorize your parents to have access to your student account

Task #7 - Complete The Housing Agreement (30 minutes)

    • Answer questions to tell us more about yourself
    • Notify us of any special housing needs

Task #8 - Waive the Student Health Insurance (5 minutes)

    • All students are required to carry appropriate health insurance coverage. Students without appropriate coverage are required to purchase the college student health plan. To determine if your insurance meets the requirements students must complete the waiver found at www.firststudent.com. This waiver must be completed at the start of each school year that students are enrolled.
    • All International students are required to enroll in the college student health plan.
    • To enroll in the college health plan go to www.firststudent.com. If you have questions check out the INSURANCE WAIVER/ENROLLMENT FAQ'S link.
    • Note for enrollment in the student health insurance: In accordance with the regulations in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, each policy must be reviewed and approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Insurance prior to issuance. Currently, we are awaiting Pennsylvania’s review of this policy. Enrollment in the college health plan is tentatively set for June 1. If the state's review is complete by that time, the health plan will be accessible through www.firststudent.com.

Task #9 - Health Form To Your Physician For Completion

    • Find the Student Health Record here
    • Schedule your  physical examination
    • Send us this form by July 1, 2017 via:
      Mail to: Lycoming College
                    Student Health Services
                    700 College Place
                    Campus Box 144
                    Williamsport, PA 17701
      Fax to:  570-321-4355
      Scan/email to: health @lycoming.edu
Task #10 - Voluntary Disclosure Form For Students With Disabilities (Optional)
    • Complete this form if you would like the Coordinator of Services for Students with Disabilities to contact you.

Task #11 - Community Service Survey Monkey survey

    • Tell us what areas of community service you are most interested in
    • The link will be included in the initial email communication with your login credentials, as well as the confirmation email that you will receive in your Lycoming email account after you complete your Orientation Registration

For your records, make sure to print copies of your registration, advising information, language placement results, math placement results, health records and housing agreement. Complete directions will be available as you complete these tasks but if you have questions, please call (570) 321-4358 or email orientation@lycoming.edu.