Welcome New Students!

This website and the Welcome Packet will be your portal to Lasell College. Please read all the information below to learn how to register for Orientation, obtain necessary forms, and complete placement exams. Welcome to the Lasell College community! For more detailed information please use the links on the left sidebar. 

Should you have questions please feel free to contact the Office of Student Activities and Orientation at 617-243-2475 or via email at studentactivities@lasell.edu. Our business hours during the academic year are Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Orientation Quick Links

- Orientation Programs
- Welcome Packet
- Lasell Email Information
Placement Exams
Health Forms
Student Account Information
Housing Forms
Donahues Bookstore
Nearby Hotels

Orientation Programs

Lasell Laser Winter Orientation is scheduled for Tuesday, January 20, 2015. This one day program will give you the opportunity to meet classmates and members of the faculty and staff. Additionally, students will chose their courses for the fall and learn about dining options, housing options and information technology. Registration for this will be available in January. The program is designed for students - guests are not encouraged. To register for Lasell Laser Winter Orientation, please click here. Please note this is a full one day program, not a drop in.

Lasell Email Information

Your username and temporary password will be mailed with your Welcome Packet. To login to your Lasell student email, click here.  This will take you to the Outlook login page, where you can login to your Lasell student email account. Directions are also below for how to access your Lasell email account, how to change your password, how to set up email forwarding, and how to set up email access to your Lasell email account on your phone. Contact Information Technology with any questions at (617) 243-2200 or helpdesk@lasell.edu.

Placement Exams

Please complete as soon as possible. Use your Lasell user name and password to enter into the placement exam.

Please print and bring with you score confirmation.

  • Directions for Completing Placement Exams - Please read first
  • Math Placement Exam
  • English Placement Essay
  • Spanish and French Placement Exam (the password is lasell)*

    Spanish and French Placement Exams Students in the following majors have a foreign language graduation requirement:  English, English with Elementary Education, English with Secondary Education, History, History with Secondary Education, Humanities, Human Services, Psychology, Sociology, and International Business.  Students in these areas with previous coursework in Spanish or French should take the placement test for the language they have studied; students in other majors who are considering further Spanish or French study at Lasell should also complete the appropriate placement test.

Health Forms

All students please submit by Monday, January 12, 2015 or as soon as possible. All forms are required.

Student Account Information

The Lasell College Office of Student Accounts is here to serve your needs as they relate to your tuition account. When you register at Lasell College, you are thereby agreeing to pay all charges when the account is due, on a semester-by-semester basis. Below is the 2014-2015 Undergraduate Billing Policies and Fee Schedule. Please be sure to read this document thoroughly, as it contains important and helpful information regarding your financial responsibilities and options while attending Lasell College. Feel free to contact the Office of Student Accounts at studentaccounts@lasell.edu, or (617) 243-2103, with any questions.

Look here for: Billing Pin, Student ID Number, and Self-Service Log-in Information 

2014-2015 Billing and Fee Schedule Information
Look here for: Payment due dates, Health Insurance Waiver information, Explanation of tuition and fees.

Housing Forms

Resident students, please submit by Monday, Jan. 5, 2015 or as soon as possible.

Donahue's Bookstore Information

Donahue's Bookstore is pleased to offer many affordable textbooks options to Lasell College students including new, used, digital, and rental texts. In addition to traditional payment methods, we're also happy to accept Laser Loot for all in-store purchases. In order to avoid the crowds at the beginning of the school year, we highly recommend ordering your books ahead of time through our online website once you have your course schedule. You can choose to either have your books shipped right to your house or they can be held at the store until you're ready to come pick them up. If you have questions about the bookstore or purchasing your books, you can call (617) 243-2183 or email lasellbookstore@lasell.edu.  

Hotel Information
List of Nearby Hotels

News Highlight

State Board of Higher Education Approves New Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice  Wednesday, December 17, 2014The Massachusetts Board of Higher Education has approved a new Master’s degree in Criminal Justice at Lasell that will offer students multiple concentrations in Emergency Management, Homeland Security, Violence Prevention and Advocacy as well as a flexible Criminal Justice option. The online program launches in Fall 2015.

Featured Event

Colored Girls Hustle  Wednesday, October 29, 2014Yamawaki Auditorium