Welcome Week 2014 Schedule

New Student Orientation (Welcome Week)

Orientation is mandatory so please clear your schedules for August 22-24.

We are excited to greet you on Friday, August 22nd.

Friday, August 22

8:00 AM-12:00 PM Rotating Check-in
Residential Freshmen-Last Name A-L (Group A): 8:00-10:00 AM
Residential Freshmen-Last Name M-Z (Group B): 9:00-11:00 AM
All Freshmen Commuters (Group C): 11:00 AM-Noon
All Transfers (Group C): 11:00 AM-Noon
12:00 PM-2:00 PM
Commuter Orientation and Lunch (all commuters and families)
12:00 PM-3:00 PM Rotating Welcome
Residential Freshmen (Group A): 12:00 -1:00 PM
Residential Freshmen (Group B): 1:00-2:00 PM
Commuters and Transfers (Group C): 2:00-3:00 PM
3:00-4:30 PM Orientation Kick-Off
3:00-5:30 PM Family Orientation
4:30-5:30 PM Orientation Group Time with Staff Mentor
5:30 PM
Incoming Class Picture
5:30-7:30 PM Family BBQ
8:00-9:00 PM Worship and Communion
9:00-9:30 PM Student Commissioning
10:00-11:00 PM Resident Students: Meet your floor
Commuters: Bonfire
11:00 PM-1:00 AM Private Target Party (Target opens for us at 11:30)

Saturday, August 23

10:30 AM-Noon Brunch
Noon-1:00 PM Academic Talks
1:00-2:00 PM Testing
2:00-3:00 PM Student Life Talks
3:00-5:00 PM Group Time
5:00-6:30 PM Dinner and Soccer Game
7:00-8:30 PM Camp Team Performance

Sunday, August 24

8:00-Noon Church (commuters may attend home church)
10:30-Noon Brunch
Noon-2:00 PM Cohort Group Time
2:00-3:00 PM VU Talks
3:00-6:30 PM Welcome to the Neighborhood Expo & Block Party
7:00-9:00 PM Academic Dessert & Closing