FALL Orientation 2019

Saturday, August 17:
8:00am – 2:00pmCheck-in at Burbick Hall (Burbick Lobby):

• Residence Life

• Registrar

• Business Office

• Financial Aid

• Med Proctor

• Class Flag

• Family Connect

• AB Wellness Center

8:00 am – 4:00 pmBookstore Open
11:00 am – 1:00 pmLunch – Dining Hall (Students FREE – Parents $8)
11:00 am – 7:00 pmPhoto key tags and personalized license plates by FUN Enterprises – Campus Center
3:00 pm – 3:30 pmClass of 2023 Welcome Ceremony – Chapel/Quad (For all New Students and Families)
Welcome the Class of 2023.
3:30pm – 4:30 pmCONNECT with other students -Orientation Leaders with Orientation Teams
Students will be divided up by Orientation Groups. Group numbers will be assigned at check-in.
3:30pm – 4:30pmCONNECT with other Parents – Chapel
Parents will attend a discussion on their student’s transition to college and how, as parents, they can still be helpful while allowing their student to grow and develop.
Light refreshments available in the Campus Center after session
5:00pm – 7:00pmFamily Cookout Dinner – Quad Tent (Rain – Dining Hall)
5:00pm – 7:00pmIce Cream Truck! - Quad
7:00pm – 9:00pmBINGO – SubConnection
8:00pm Movie Night on the Quad – Free popcorn, snow cones, and cotton candy!
Sunday, August 18:
8:00am – 9:30amContinental Breakfast – Dining Hall
11:30 am – 1:00 pmLunch – Dining Hall
2:00pm – 4:00 pmWal-Mart Trip – Meet in front of the campus center (Sign up at check in)
1:00pm – 5:00pmPersonalized Phone Grips by FUN Enterprises – Campus Center
5:00pm – 6:30pmDinner – Dining Hall
6:45pmClass Picture – Location TBA
7:00pm – 8:30 pmPlayFair - Coliseum
Monday, August 19:
8:30am – 9:30amBreakfast – Dining Hall
9:00am– 11:00amMake-up Sessions (Required only for students who did not attend a NSRD. Groups assigned at Check-in)
9:00am – 10:00amOL Group #1-10 – Computer Orientation/CSI/Info Literacy – LIB 11
9:00am – 9:30am OL Group #11-20 – Post Office to pick up keys to mailboxes
9:30am – 9:50amOL Group #11-20 – ACES – ACES 3rd Floor Burbick
10:00am – 10:20amOL Group #1-10 – ACES – ACES 3rd Floor Burbick
10:00am – 11:00amOL Group #11-20 – Computer Orientation/CSI/Info Literacy – LIB 11
10:30am – 11:00amOL Group #1-10 – Post Office to pick up keys to mailboxes
11:00am – 11:30 amMandatory Academic Meeting – (REQUIRED for all NEW & TRANSFER STUDENTS)
11:30am – 1:00pmMeet and Eat with your professors and other students in your major!
1:00pm – 4:30pmMeeting with Academic Advisors about class schedules
1:00pm – 4:00pmFREE GIVEAWAYS by FUN Enterprises – Quad
3:00pm – 4:30pmInternational Students Meeting – WB Lecture Hall
4:30pm – 5:00pmClassroom Hunt with Orientation Leaders – Bring your class schedule!
5:00pm – 7:00pmDinner – Dining Hall
7:00pm – 9:00pmCasino Night! – $1000 in prizes given!! Campus Center
9:30pmResidence Hall Meetings
Tuesday, August 20:
7:30am – 9:00amBreakfast – Dining Hall
9:00am – NoonMandatory Workshops
TimeGroup AGroup BGroup C
9:00 – 9:50amLife on Campus
KR Lecture Hall
Title IX & Drugs/Alcohol
Burbick Lecture Hall
Health & Wellness
Chapel
10:00 – 10:50amHealth & Wellness
Chapel
Life on Campus
KR Lecture Hall
Title IX & Drugs/Alcohol
Burbick Lecture Hall
11:00 – 11:50amTitle IX & Drugs/Alcohol
Burbick Lecture Hall
Health & Wellness
Chapel
Life on Campus
KR Lecture Hall
Noon – 1:30pm Lunch – Dining Hall
Noon – 2:00pmBattler Fair – Meet local businesses, restaurants and churches – DOOR prize given - Quad/Tent
2:00pm – 3:30pmNCAA Compliance Meeting – Chapel (Required for Winter and Spring Athletes)
3:30pm – 4:00 pmWork Study and Go Give Meeting – Chapel (Required for all students who receive Work Study and/or Go Give Scholarship)
4:00pm – 5:00pmWork Study and Community Service Fair – Tent on Quad
Come and find out about available Work Study job opportunities on campus as well as the Community Service Partners. Employers and Partners will be there to explain the positions and requirements.
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Dinner – Dining Hall
5:00 pm – 7:00 pmDinner – International Student Dinner – Crim – Check with Jill
7:00 pm
8:00 pmCAB’s Café – Karaoke with a raffle and prizes – SubConnection
Wednesday, August 21:
8:00am Classes begin
4:30pm – 7:00pmFaculty/Staff Served dinner in the cafeteria
7:00 pm Concert on the Quad
Thursday, August 22:
5:00 pm – 6:00pm Campus Organization Fair – Quad/Tent