New Student Summer Orientation Schedule


8:30 am - All Administrative Offices Open
8:30 am - 5:00 pm - Computing Center
8:30 am - 4:00 pm - Campus Store, Extended Hours
8:30 am - 5:00 pm - Bortz Library
9:00 am - 3:30 pm - Post Office
6:00 am - 7:00 pm - Fitness Center

Each New Student Orientation session's intended outcome is to embody one or more of the four pillars that represent the Hampden Sydney Experience:

Better Learning      More Confident Men      Richer Community     Stronger Character   

Friday, June 9   OR   Friday, July 14

8:00 am - 8:45 am - All New Students Sign-In 
Brown Student Center
Richer Community 

8:45 am - 8:55 am - Welcome
Brown Student Center
Dr. Larry Stimpert, President of Hampden-Sydney College
Richer Community 

9:00 am - 9:25 am - Student Academic Support Team, Academic Program
Gilmer, Room 019
Mrs. Lisa Burns, Director of Academic Success  
Dr. Mike McDermott, Dean of the Faculty  
Richer Community              

9:25 am - 10:00 am - Housing & Residential Life, Financial Planning
Gilmer, Room 019
Dean John Ramsay, Director of Residential Life
Mrs. Zita Barree, Director of Financial Aid 
Richer Community 

10:00 am - 10:15 am - BREAK  

10:15 am -10:35 am - Student Activities & Organizations, First Year Experience, and Security
Gilmer, Room 019
Dean Richard Pantele, Dean of Student Activities & Greek Life
Dr. Jenn Vitale, Assistant Dean of the Faculty
Chief Jeff Gee, Chief of Campus Police & Security
Richer Community 

10:35 am - 11:00 am -Wellness Center
Gilmer, Room 019
Ms. Annie Jones, Director of the Wellness Center
Nurse Beth Graham, Director of the Student Health Center
More Confident Men | Richer Community | Stronger Character 

11:00 am - 11:45 am - Why Hampden-Sydney?  PARENT Session
Gilmer, Room 019
Dean Robert Sabbatini, Office of Student Affairs
Ms. Ann Cassell, Director of Development, Institutional Advancement
Ms. Sandy Cooke, Director of Student Affairs Operations and Civic Engagement
Stronger Character | Richer Community 

11:00 am - 11:45 am - Why Hampden-Sydney?  STUDENT Session
Brown Student Center
An open and honest peer to peer conversation led by current students. New Students will have the chance to ask questions.  
Stronger Character | Richer Community   

12:00 Noon - 1:00 pm - Lunch
Chalgrove Point Lake, outside Settle Hall (Rain location: Pannill Commons, Settle Hall)
New students and their families are welcome to enjoy a meal together.    
Richer Community 

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm - Campus Tours    

We thank you for being with us today and we look forward to seeing you again in August.  Have a great summer! 

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