New Student and Family Orientation Schedule – Fall 2015

*Preliminary schedule is subject to change. Please check back for updates. A more detailed schedule will be released later this summer*

Monday, August 17, 2015
1:00pm-6:00pm Approved Individual early arrivals only Residential College Move-In

Tuesday, August 18, 2015
8:00am-4:00pm Approved Individual early arrivals only Residential College Move-In
9:00am-4:00pm New Student and Family Orientation Check-In
9:30am-1:00pm International Student Orientation
10:00am-4:00pm Horizons Programs Sessions
4:00pm-6:00pm Residential College Move-In for New Students with Last names beginning with A-I
2:30pm-5:00pm Transfer Student Orientation Sessions

Wednesday, August 19, 2015
8:00am-10:30am Residential College Move-In for New Student with Last names beginning with J-P
9:00am-4:00pm New Student and Family Orientation Check-In
9:00am-1:00pm Academic Dean’s Meetings for Transfer Students
9:30am-12:00pm Mandatory Session for Exchange Students
10:30am-1:00pm Residential College Move-In for New Student with Last names beginning with Q-Z
1:00pm-4:00pm Transfer Student Orientation Sessions
4:30pm-5:30pm First Meeting with Orientation Groups for First-Year Students
5:30pm-6:30pm Convocation (for students and families)
6:30pm-7:30pm ’Cane Kickoff (for students and families)
7:30pm Evening Activities for Students

Thursday, August 20, 2015
9:00am Orientation Group Meetings
10:00am-4:45pm First-Year Student Orientation Sessions
10:15am-11:15am Academic Dean’s Meetings for Families
11:30am-4:15pm Family Information Sessions
4:30pm-6:00pm President’s Closing Reception for Families
4:45pm-6:00pm Individual Academic Advising Appointments
7:00pm Evening Activities for Students

Friday, August 21, 2015
9:00am-1:00pm Academic Dean’s Meetings for First-Year Students
11:00am-5:00pm Individual Academic Advising Appointments
11:00am-5:00pm First-Year Success Series for Students
5:00pm Evening Activities for Students

Saturday, August 22, 2015
10:00am-3:00pm Mandatory First-Year Student Orientation Sessions
(including Title IX/Sexual Assault/Bystander Education)
3:30pm-4:00pm Orientation Class Photo
4:00pm-5:00pm Orientation Group Meetings
5:00pm-7:00pm ’Canefest
8:00pm Evening Activities for Students

Sunday, August 23, 2015
8:00am-5:00pm Individual Academic Advising Appointments
10:00am-3:00pm First-Year Success Series for Students
4:00pm-6:30pm President’s Picnic for New Students
8:00pm Evening Activities for Students

Monday, August 24, 2015
Classes Begin