Orientation Monday, August 22

OFFICE HOURS
8:30 am - 5 pm - All Administrative Offices Open
8:30 am - 5 pm - Computing Center
8:30 am - 5 pm - Bortz Library
8:30 am - 5 pm - Campus Store Extended Hours
9 am - 3:30 pm - Post Office Regular Hours
6 am - 11 pm - Fitness Center
3 pm - 8 pm - Pool

(NS) - Mandatory Event for New Students
(NTS) - Mandatory Event for New Transfer Students

7:30 am - 9:00 am - Breakfast

Richer Community
Pannill Commons, Settle Hall

9:00 am - 10:00 am - Group Advising and Academic Skills Session (NS) (NTS)

Better Learning  
Same location as Introduction to Academic Advising Sessions

Students will review their class schedules and learn valuable techniques to ensure a successful start to their academic career at Hampden-Sydney.

10:00 am - 11:30 am and 
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Individual meetings with Advisors (NS) (NTS) 

Better Learning  
Same location as Introduction to Academic Advising Sessions

Each student will meet one-on-one with his advisor to review his class schedule and learn more about the College's academic requirements.

10:00 am - 12:00 pm - Tiger Fair Better Learning

Richer Community More Confident Men
Pannill Commons, Chairman's Room

Each student will have to opportunity to meet with staff members from College offices and will learn about the programs that provide services to students.  This is a great opportunity to learn about what the College has to offer outside of the classroom!  Staff will be glad to provide you with information and answer any questions.  

11:00 am - 12:30 pm - Lunch 

Richer Community
Pannill Commons, Settle Hall

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm - ROTC Pre-Professional Session

Better Learning  
Board Room, Settle Hall
Lt. Col. Rucker Snead '81, Director of the Wilson Center

New Students will have the opportunity to learn more about the ROTC program offered at H-SC.

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm - Engineering Pre-Professional Session

Better Learning  
Gilmer 019
Dr. Trey Thurman, Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy

New Students will have the opportunity to learn more about the Engineering program offered at H-SC.

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm - Pre-Health Professional Session

Better Learning  
Pannill Commons, South Dining Hall
Dr. Kristian Hargadon, Elliot Associate Professor of Biology

New Students will have the opportunity to learn about the Pre-Health program offered at H-SC. 

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm - Dinner

Richer Community
Pannill Commons, Settle Hall

7:30 pm - 9:00 pm - Who Will Take The Hill (NS) (NTS)

Richer Community More Confident Men
Everett Stadium and other Locations around Campus

The ultimate Orientation event, organized by and for students! New students will have an opportunity to get to know each other through a series of fun and competitive activities. While building strong bonds and a sense of community with their classmates, students will also compete to take the title of the Hill Champions for 2016. WWTTH events include: Tug O' War, Ultimate Board Game Blitz, a Belly Flopping Contest, and a Hot Dog Eating Contest. 

9:15 pm - 11:00 pm - "Chill on the Hill"

Richer Community
Outside the residence halls

Relax and have fun with your new brothers before the start of classes with a variety of student led activities outside of the freshmen dorms.