New Student Events

Saint Leo University offers several events to help prepare new students for their SLU experience.

New Student Orientation - Week of Welcome

Saint Leo University hosts our New Student Orientation - known as Week of Welcome - prior to the start of each semester. This multi-day event prepares incoming students for personal and academic success at SLU. For complete information, visit:


Regional Summer Send-Offs

Join other new students and their families at a regional summer send-off event. These informal gatherings are hosted by Saint Leo alumni and parents in locations around Florida, Maryland, New York, New Jersey and Massachusetts.

Bring your parents, and meet other students and families in your local area who will be attending Saint Leo in the fall, along with alumni eager to share their Saint Leo experiences.

Please note that these events are open to a very limited number of guests and registration is required. 

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Please click on the location/date of your choice below to register.

2014 Summer Send Off Schedule

Bethesda, MD
Saturday, July 26, 2014

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Home of Martha Priego ’81 and Dr. Victor Priego
(Parent of Christy Priego ’15)
6311 Mountain Branch Court
Bethesda, MD 20817

Boston, MA
Saturday, August 2, 2014

1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Navy Yard Bistro
(Restaurant of John Moore ’90)
1 1st Avenue
Charlestown, MA 02129

Monmouth Beach, NJ
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Home of Mary ’72 and Dickie ’72 Palazzo, Trustee
25 Lori Road
Monmouth Beach, NJ 07750

Long Island, NY
Saturday, August 9, 2014
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Home of Kathy and Bob Padala ’73, Trustee
110 Wellington Road
Garden City, NY 11530

Nassau, Bahamas
Saturday, August 9, 2014
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Home of Sue and Philip Davis '85
153 South-Westridge
Nassau, Bahamas

Sarasota, FL
Sunday, August 17, 2014

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Home of Ginger Judge, Trustee
7893 Wilton Crescent Circle
University Park, FL 34201