Wisconsin's Public Liberal Arts College

Weekend of Welcome Confirmation Form

First Year Experience

Weekend of Welcome Confirmation Form


August 30-September 1 2015

*Registration closes Monday, August 24th

When can I move into my residence hall?
New incoming students can move into their residence hall on beginning Sunday, August 30th at 8am

When do Fall 2015 classes begin?
The Fall 2015 semester begins on Wednesday, September 2. 

Who needs to attend WoW?
All new students with 21 or fewer post high school credits are expected to attend WoW.  WoW is Part 2 of your Orientation experience (SOAR is Part 1).   Transfer students with 22+ post high school credits are welcome and encouraged to attend WoW as well. 

What should I expect?
WoW is filled with activities that will get you acquainted and connected with the campus, fellow students, and faculty and staff.

  • Induction Ceremony to give you a formal welcome to campus 
  • Time to meet and interact with faculty and staff from your major or the Academic Advisement Center
  • Small group connection times 
  • Floor meetings to learn more about the residence halls 
  • Tours and sessions to learn the ins-and-outs of campus
  • FUN events and activities, including Hypnotist Frederick Winters, PlayFair, and team competition during 'Jacket Smash
Do require any special accommodations during WoW (interpreter, diet considerations, etc.)? Please explain.


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