Orientation schedule

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2020 Orientation schedule

Friday, August 14 – Sunday, August 16th

9:00 am – 3:00 pm: Move-In
The office of Housing and Residential Life will be reaching out to each individual student to schedule your move-in time.
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm:
Dean’s Welcome

The following activities will be completed the day after you move in:
Campus Tour
Introduction to Canvas: Your Online Portal to Orientation Content
COVID 19 Safety Information Session
Pick Up Student IDs and Parking Passes

Sunday, August 16

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm: First Orientation Group Meeting, Dinner, Welcome from President and Provost

Monday, August 17

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Caring Community (Part 1)
3:00 pm – 3:45 pm: Residence Life 101
4:00 pm – 4:45 pm: Community Meeting with Residential Advisors
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm: Dinner

Tuesday, August 18

8:00 am – 9:00 am: Breakfast
9:00 am – 10:00 am: Medical Amnesty, Alcohol and Other Drugs
10:00 am – 1:30 pm: Building Your Success Network
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm: Staggered Lunch & Discussion
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm: Associate Provost’s Welcome, Navigating the Academic Program
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm: Jane Bancroft Cook Library
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm: Dinner

Wednesday, August 19

8:00 am – 9:00 am: Breakfast
9:00 am – 11:00 am: Group Advising with Your Faculty Sponsor
11:00 am – 11:30 am: Class Registration
11:30 am – 12:30 pm: Online Learning Skills
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm: Staggered Lunch
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm: Title IX and Bystander Intervention
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm: Caring Community (Part 2)
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm: Orientation Group Meeting
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm: Dinner