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New Student Orientation 2009

Saturday, August 29:  (New Student Residence Hall Move in Day)

 

10am-7pm

Move-In to Res Halls (many groups helping new students move in…Campus Rec staff, Student Organizations, athletes, …)

Respective Halls

 

11:30-1:30

Cafeteria open for food service

Cafeteria

 

1:00-2pm

Residence Hall Parent Orientation

Crownhart Basement

 

3:00-5p

WoW Check-In

RSC Concourse

 

4:30-7p

Cafeteria open for food service

RSC Cafeteria

 

7:30-8:30pm

Res Hall new student meetings and a Commuter Student Meeting in (RSC)

Respective Halls

 

8:30-10:30pm

Movie with popcorn

KOT

Sunday, August 30:

 

11:30am-2pm

Cafeteria open for food service

Cafeteria

 

11:30-12:30p

WoW Check-in

RSC Concourse

 

12:30pm

Welcome and Small Group meetings

Ballroom

 

1:00-1:50pm

1:55-2:45pm

Educational Sessions:

411: Becoming a Successful College Student

Veterans and Military Personnel Services

Career Services

Involvement and Leadership

Study Abroad and National Student Exchange

 

 

3:00-4:30

Sex Signals

KOT

 

4:30-5

Follow up discussion to Sex Signals

      -Tammy, Gary, Dawn

KOT

 

5-5:30pm

Student Support Services info

KOT

 

5:30-7:30pm

Opening BBQ

Outside Crownhart

 

7:30

Small Group Meetings

 

 

8-10pm

HWC Fun Night

HWC

Monday, August 31st (UWS Apparel Day –wear UWS apparel or colors!)

 

7:30-8:30am

Continental Breakfast

Ballroom

 

8am

Meet w/small groups

Ballroom

 

8:20am

Gather in circle drive

 

 

8:30am

Busses Depart

Circle Drive

 

9-11am

Explore the Twin Ports –pick one to attend:

Amnicon Falls

Mini Golf

Canal Park

World of Wheels (rollerskating)

 

 

11:25am

Student Health and Counseling Services - Dawn

Ballroom

 

11:45-12:50

Cafeteria open for food service

Eat w/small groups 

Cafeteria

 

1-2:00

Monster College Advantage

KOT

 

2:10-2:35

Small Group Meetings

KOT

 

2:45-3:35pm

3:40-4:30pm

4:35-5:25pm

Educational Sessions (each student will attend each session in a rotation:

Money Management

Campus Tours

D2L Training

 

 

 

5:30-6:30

Cafeteria open for food service

Cafeteria

 

6:30pm

Small Group Meetings

 

 

7-8:30pm

Fredrick Winters (Hypnotist)

KOT

Tuesday, September1st

 

8:00-9:00am

Check in for Transfer and Non-traditional students

RSC Concourse

 

8:30am

Extreme Fun with Joel

HWC

 

9:25am

Line up for Induction Ceremony

HWC

 

9:40am

Depart HWC for Induction Ceremony in Thorpe Langely

 

 

10:00am

Induction Ceremony

Thorpe Langely

 

11:30-1pm

New Beginnings Luncheon

HWC

 

1-4:30

Students meet 1:1 w/advisors per appt. time

Advisor offices

 

 

Banking Info Fair

RSC

 

 

Large group activities

 

 

1-5pm

Non-trad/Transfer Orientation

RSC

 

7:30

Res Hall Floor Meetings

Respective Halls

 

7:30pm

Commuter Student Meeting

Ballroom

Wednesday, September 2nd  - First Day of Classes!!


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