Welcome to Orientation!

We are thrilled to welcome our new students to Nicholls State University. Our team of Orientation Leaders have been preparing for your arrival. If you’re beginning school in the fall 2016 and have been invited to an orientation, register today to reserve your spot!

  • Discuss with your parents or family members whether they plan to attend orientation with you.
  • Go to banner.nicholls.edu and click Enter Secure Area.
  • Enter your Nicholls ID Number.
  • Enter your PIN. Your default PIN is your date of birth (MMDDYY).
  • From the main menu, click Personal Information.
  • Click Answer a Form. You will then see Freshman Orientation Confirmation Form.
  • Follow the instructions and answer all questions completely. Once started, you will not be able to restart.


Before your Orientation program, click here for your assigned Color Group.

If you have any questions, please contact us at 1877-NICHOLLS.