Accepted Into POSP

Congratulations! We are excited for you to join us for an exciting week of service! Below you’ll find important information about Pre-Orientation Service Program 2016.

Please direct questions you may have about POSP, the move-in process, or student life at Lafayette College to a return student leader via the Contact page. Contact information for Landis Center Professional Staff can be found at the Landis Center for Community Outreach website.

Moving In

All POSP First Year Students must arrive on campus on Sunday, August 21st between 9:00 A.M. and 12:00 P.M. Unfortunately, we are unable to make exceptions for any student arriving early to campus. Please visit the Frequently Asked Questions or the Move-In Move-Out section of the Residence Life website for detailed information about moving to campus.

Things to Bring For POSP:

  • Beach towel
  • Bathing suit
  • Work clothes (for painting, etc.)
  • Close-toed work shoes
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Sun screen
  • Bug spray
  • Hat
  • Sun glasses
  • Reusable water bottle

Computer Access

For detailed information about computer access at Lafayette, please visit the Technology Guide for New Students on the Information Technology Services website. You might also check out ITS’s Frequently Asked Questions page for additional information. Please be advised that College Bookstore will NOT be open on Sunday, August 21st. Any student who needs to purchase the ALL-LAN cable will have time during the POSP camp (Monday-Wednesday) to go to the bookstore.

Who you will meet:

Returning Leaders: POSP Staff Bio Book 2016

First-year Students: POSP FYS Bio Book 2016