New Student Orientation Schedule

New Student Orientation
August 17–22, 2014

Sunday, August 17

3:00–5:00 p.m. 

Games on the Green

Meet on the Chapel Green—be sure to wear casual or athletic clothing!

5:30–7:30 p.m.

Dinner*

7:30–9:15 p.m.

Big Rocks—meet at family group location

9:30 p.m.

House Meetings

Monday, August 18

7:00–7:30 a.m. 

7:30–9:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast*

Full Breakfast*

7:30–9:30 a.m.

Athletic Practice (Free time for non-athletes)

10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Big Rocks—meet in Wanamaker

Quiet Time: 11:00–11:20a.m.

12:30–1:00 p.m.

Lunch*

1:00–5:00 p.m.

Free time and individual appointments, including advising and registration (if needed)

4:30–6:30 p.m.

Athletic Practice (Free time for non-athletes)

5:30–7:00 p.m.

Dinner*

7:30–9:45 p.m.

Big Rocks—meet at Coach Crafton Athletic Center

Tuesday, August 19

7:00–7:30 a.m. 

7:30–9:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast*

Full Breakfast*

7:30–9:30 a.m.

Athletic Practice (Free time for non-athletes)

10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Big Rocks—meet in family group location

CSO Service in the Chapel at 11:40 a.m.

12:30–1:00 p.m.

Lunch*

1:00–4:00 p.m.

Move into houses (All new and returning athletes and all other on-campus students)

4:30–6:30 p.m.

Athletic Practice (Free time for non-athletes)

5:30–7:00 p.m.

Dinner*

7:30–9:45 p.m.

Big Rocks—meet in Wanamaker

Wednesday, August 20

7:00–7:30 a.m. 

7:30–9:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast*

Full Breakfast*

7:30–9:30 a.m.

Athletic Practice (Free time for non-athletes)

10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Big Rocks Community Service Day—meet at Chapel

Be sure to bring a water bottle!

12:30–1:00 p.m.

Lunch*

2:45 p.m.

Trip to St. Louis (includes dinner and church)

Meet at flagpole

Thursday, August 21

7:00–7:30 a.m. 

7:30–9:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast*

Full Breakfast*

7:30–9:30 a.m.

Athletic Practice (Free time for non-athletes)

10:00 a.m.–NOON

Big Rocks—meet in Holt Gallery

Bring your laptop if you have one.

NOON–1:00 p.m.

Lunch*

1:30–4:00 p.m.

Big Rocks—meet at family group location

4:30–6:30 p.m.

Athletic Practice (Free time for non-athletes)

5:30–7:00 p.m.

Dinner*

7:00 p.m.

Optional shopping trip—van available by sign-up only

8:00–10:00 p.m.

Piasa Pub open

Friday, August 22

7:00–7:30 a.m. 

7:30–9:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast*

Full Breakfast*

7:30–9:30 a.m.

Athletic Practice (Free time for non-athletes)

10:00 a.m.–NOON

Big Rocks—meet in Holt Gallery

Bring your laptop if you have one.

NOON–1:00 p.m.

Lunch*

1:00–2:30 p.m.

Survey Party— meet in Wanamaker

4:30–6:30 p.m.

Athletic Practice (Free time for non-athletes)

5:30–7:00 p.m.

Dinner*

6:00 p.m.

Riverboat Ride—meet at flagpole

Dinner not included

*All meals and refreshments will be served in Howard Center Dining Room unless indicated otherwise.

This schedule is subject to change.