Welcome Week Schedule

 


Welcome Week 2019

Saturday, August 24

8 a.m. to 12 p.m. — New Student Move-in at Assigned Residence Hall for Bergsaker, Solberg, Tuve; at Campus Life for Other Areas.
8 a.m. to 12 p.m. — Business Office & Financial Aid Office in Berg Rec Room
9 a.m. to 12 p.m. — IT Help Desk open in Madsen
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. — Bookstore Open & Textbook Pick-Up in Halverson Room, Morrison Commons
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. — Hot Dog Cart, Complimentary hot dog, chips, and beverage. Free will offering accepted to benefit FriendsLink
11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. — Family Dining, Ordal Dining Room (Morrison Commons)
12:30 to 1:30 p.m. — New Student Family Worship, Chapel of Reconciliation
2 to 3 p.m. — Family Orientation, Elmen Center

3:45 p.m. — Families Say Goodbye

3:45 to 4:30 p.m. — Residence Hall Floor Meetings
4:15 to 4:45 p.m. — Off-Campus Student Check-in at KO Football Stadium
4:45 p.m. — Welcome Week S1:E1, "Pilot" at KO Football Stadium followed by Student Picnic with the President
7:30 p.m. — Opening Night Event: Trent James, Comedy Magician
9 p.m. — Bonfire & Smores

Sunday, August 25

9 a.m. — Breakfast
10 a.m. — New Student Worship
10 to 3 p.m. — Returning Student Move-in (Business Office in Granskou)
11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bookstore Open & Textbook Pick-Up in Halverson Room
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Lunch
1 to 3 p.m. — Ed Session 1:  Strengths Quest 101 or Sex Signals
3:00 p. m. — Social
3:30 to 5:30 p.m. — Ed Session 2: Strenths Quest 101 or Sex Signals
5:30 to 7p.m. — Dinner & New Student Varieties Auditions
7 p.m. — Catholic Mass (optional)
7:30 to 10:30 p.m. — Elmen Extravaganza

Monday, August 26

7:30 a.m. — Breakfast with your group
8:30 to 11:30 a.m. — Ed Session 3: Service Project
11:30 a.m.— Lunch
1 to 3 p.m. — Ed Session 4: Step Up or Say What?!
3:00 p.m. — Social
3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. — Ed Session 5:  Step Up or Say What?!
5:30 p.m. — Dinner
7 p.m. —  New Student Varieties
8:30 to 10:30 p.m. — Southside Game Night

Tuesday, August 27

7:45 a.m. —  Breakfast
8:20 to 9 a.m. — Academic Department Meeting & Advising for Major #2 (double majors only)
9:10 to 9:50 a.m. — Academic Department Meeting & Advising for Major #1
10 to 11:30 a.m. — Convocation, meet in the Chapel of Reconciliation
11:30 a.m to 1 p.m. — Lunch
1 to 4 p.m. — Classroom ToursIT Sessions, and College 101
12:30 to 1:30 p.m. — Student Employment and Work Study Meeting (invite only)
1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. — Meet & Greet for Students of Diverse Populations (invite only)
5 to 7 p.m. — Dinner with your Floor
7 to 8 p.m. — Printer Set up with IT & Open Door on your Floor
8 p.m. — UBG Movie on the Green

Welcome Week 2019

Wednesday, August 28

First Day of Classes!
 

Other Events to Check Out in September

  • FYS Plenary Sessions (Labor Day), 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 2
  • Activities Fair, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 10, Commons Patio
  • Study Abroad Fair, 5 to 7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 5, 3-in-1 Room
  • Volunteer Fair, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 25, 3-in-1 Room

Be sure to check out all the features of the First-Year Programs website for the latest information about clubs and organizations, dining questions, and much more. We're excited to have you on campus so you "tune in to AU".