Orientation Monday, August 24

OFFICE HOURS
8 am - 5 pm - Computing Center
8:30 am - 5 pm - Bortz Library
8:30 am - 5 pm - Bookstore Extended Hours
9 am - 3:30 pm - Post Office Regular Hours
6 am - 11 pm - Fitness Center
3 pm - 9 pm - Pool

(F) - Mandatory Event for Freshmen
(T) - Mandatory Event for 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 (F) (T)

Better Learning

Same location as Saturday’s Academic Advising session

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; 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm – Individual meetings with Advisors (F) (T)

Better Learning

Same location as Saturday’s Academic Advising session

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

More Confident Men

Richer Community

Pannill Commons, Chairman’s Room

Each student will have to opportunity to meet with staff members from College offices and 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

 

5:00 pm – 6:30 pm - Dinner

Richer Community

Pannill Commons, Settle Hall

 

7:30 pm – 9:00 pm – H-SC Step-Up (F) (T)

More Confident Men

Richer Community

Stronger Character

Johns Auditorium

Shawn White, Assistant Dean of Students for Substance Education

Hakeem Croom, Assistant Dean of Inclusion and First Year Transition

H-SC Step-Up is an informative and thought-provoking experience designed to increase your ability to intervene in situations that threaten a person’s safety and well-being. This event is mandatory for all new students.

 

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.