Orientation Saturday, August 22

OFFICE HOURS
CLOSED - Bortz Library
9 am-7 pm - Fitness Center
9 am-5 pm - Pool

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

8:00 am – Breakfast

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Pannill Commons, Settle Hall

 

9:00 am – 10:00 am – Group Advising Meetings (F) (T)

Better Learning 

Same locations as “Introduction to Academic Advising”

 

10:00 am – 10:30 am, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm – Individual Advising Sessions

Better Learning

 

10:30 am – 11:00 am  – Resident Advisors Dorm Meet (F) (T)

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Freshman Housing Areas

A chance for new students to meet residents in their dorm beyond their own hall. Students will also sign-up for their Who Will the Take Hill events before going to Brunch together in the Commons.  

 

11:00 am – 12:00 pm – Lunch

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Pannill Commons, Settle Hall

 

1:30 pm – 4:30 pm - Who Will Take the Hill? (F) (T)

More Confident Men

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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 with their classmates, students will also compete to take the title of the Hill Champions for 2015. WWTTH events include: Tug O’ War, Ultimate Frisbee, Board Game Blitz, and Water Balloon Capture The Flag. 

 

4:30 pm – 5:00 pm – Class of 2019 Tree-planting (F) (T)

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Cushing Hall, front lawn

New Students will meet in between Cushing Hall and Morton immediately after WWTTH to plant their class tree. After the tree is planted, the Hill champions for 2015 will be declared.

 

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Cookout at the Kleins (F) (T)

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Thornton Place

Meet the Student Affairs staff and enjoy good food at the Dean of Student’s house.

 

7:30 pm – 9:00 pm – Hot Dog Eating Contest & Limbo Contest!

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Freshmen Dorm Area