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Jan 18


Event Cancellations

Due to the impending severe winter weather, the Cheer, Dance, and STUNT competition and the Chiromed Winter Luau 5K scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 19 at Lindenwood University-Belleville have been cancelled.

First-Year Programs

You'll fit right in at Lindenwood University-Belleville thanks to the school's First Year Programs.

Lindenwood University-Belleville’s First Year Programs is committed to providing first-year students with the support and resources needed to have a successful transition to the university. First-year students are all traditional undergraduate students who are attending college for the first-time and transfer students with less than 24 transferable credits who have not successfully completed a Freshmen Seminar course at their previous institution. First-year students includes all students who are currently enrolled in high school, regardless of the amount of college credit they have earned.

First-Year Programs:

  • Provide services to enhance incoming students' academic and personal development.

  • Work towards fully engaging and integrating new students into the university community.

  • Provide individual support to students who are facing academic and personal issues.

  • Create developmental activities and essential support programs for new students.

First-Year Programs is dedicated to the academic and personal success of all first-year students. The office offers a comprehensive and intentional experience that supports student learning and involvement.

Your new first-year connections are of paramount importance to us, which is why we provide New Student Orientation, Freshmen Seminar, and one-on-one support to assist with the transition to college.

All first-year students and incoming students with less than 24 credits are encouraged to utilize the support services of First-year Programs. We look forward to meeting you and helping you have a fun and successful transition to Lindenwood University-Belleville!

Questions concerning First-Year Programs on the Belleville campus can be directed to

Lindenwood University
2600 West Main Street
Belleville, IL 62226