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Orientation, 2017

New Student Orientation

Hootie’s Welcome Days

Wednesday August 22, 2018 - Saturday August 25, 2018

Move-In Day

Move-in for all new students is Wednesday August 22, 2018

All new students are required to attend Welcome Days

Schedule for New Student Move-In Day

  • Even Numbered Rooms - 8:00am - 10:30am

  • Odd Numbered Rooms - 10:30am - 1:00pm

Hootie’s Cookout Welcome - Fiske Quad 11:00am - 2:00pm

Students and their families are encouraged to stop by the Fiske Quad for good food and great conversation

First Orientation Group Meeting - Fiske Quad 2:00pm

Students find your orientation group, families should prepare to say good-bye to their students by 1:50pm, as students will have events from this point forward

New Student Clap-In - Appian Way 2:45pm - 3:30pm

Families are encouraged to participate in the tradition of Clap-In with faculty, staff and community members as new students enter campus through the arches and down Appian Way heading to the Spaulding Gym for New Student Convocation

New Student Convocation - Spaulding Gym 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Families are welcome to attend New Student Convocation.

Orientation Group Events 4:30pm - 9:00pm

The remaining schedule will be published soon!

Contact Orientation Staff

For general orientation questions, contact our office: