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Welcome and Orientation Events

Sunday – Saturday, August 12-25, 2018

All events are required for new students to attend unless noted with an *
Event dates and times are subject to change

Sunday, August 12th

TimeActivityLocation
All DayEarly Arrival For International Students

Monday, August  13th

TimeActivityLocation
8:30 am – 10:00 amBreakfastAnnapurna Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
10:00 am - 4:00 pmFinancial Aid check-in, ID Badge for early arriving studentsWelcome Desk, Argiro Student Center Lobby
10:00 am – 5:00 pmOfficial Arrival And Move In Day For International Students
Early Arrival For US Students
Welcome Desk, Argiro Student Center Lobby
11:45 am – 1:30 pmLunch with Welcome BuddiesAnnapurna Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
6:30 pm – 7:30 pmDinnerAnnapurna Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center

Tuesday, August 14th

TimeActivityLocation
8:30 am – 10:00 amBreakfastNorth Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
10:00 am – 5:00 pmOfficial Arrival and Move-In Day
(New and Transfer Students)
Welcome Desk, Argiro Student Center Lobby
10:30 am –12:00 pmCampus Walking Tour

*Option 1
Please meet in the Argiro Student Center Lobby
11:00 am - 12:00 pmParent OrientationFestival Hall, Argiro Student Center
11:45 am – 1:30 pmLunch with Welcome BuddiesNorth Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
1:30 pm – 3:00 pmCampus Walking Tour

* Option 2
Please meet in the Argiro Student Center Lobby
6:30 pm – 7:30 pmDinnerNorth Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center

Wednesday, August 15th

TimeActivityLocation
8:30 am – 10:00 amBreakfastNorth Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
9:30 am – 12:00 pmRegistration
* for graduate students (non-compro)

* half hour slots by appointment
Dreier Building Lower Level
9:30 am - 10:30 amSTC Introduction
(for new undergrads)
Dalby Hall, Argiro Student Center
10:30 am - 11:45 amResidential Life and Campus Security Orientation
(for undergrads)
Dalby Hall, Argiro Student Center
11:45 pm – 1:30 pmLunch with Welcome BuddiesNorth Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
1:00 pm - 5:00 pmRegistration
*for all undergrads
Dreier Building Lower Level
1:00 pm - 2:30 pmResidential Life and Campus Security Orientation
(for Grads and Compro Students)
Dalby Hall, Argiro Student Center
6:30 pm – 7:30 pmDinner with Resident AdvisorsNorth Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
7:30 pm - 8:30 pmWelcome Social
Enjoy desserts, drinks and savory snacks
Vishwa Shanti Cafe and Student Lounge

Thursday, August 16th

TimeActivityLocation
8:30 am – 10:00 amBreakfastNorth Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
10:00 am – 10:30 amOur Story: Who We Are and Why We Are Here.
Dalby Hall, Argiro Student Center
10:30 am - 11:00 amKeys to SuccessDalby Hall, Argiro Student Center
11:00 am - 11:45 amMeet the DepartmentsFestival Hall, Argiro Student Center
11:45 am – 1:00 pmLunch with Welcome BuddiesNorth Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
11:45 am - 1:00 pmOff Campus Housing Orientation
(during lunch)
Vishwa Shanti Cafe
1:00 pm - 1:30 pmStudent Life ResourcesDalby Hall, Argiro Student Center
1:30 pm – 3:00 pmUnity and DiversityDalby Hall, Argiro Student Center
6:30 pm – 7:30 pmDinnerNorth Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
7:30 pm – 9:00 pmSocial Event - Drum CircleVishwa Shanti Cafe and Student Lounge

Friday, August 17th

TimeActivityLocation
8:30 am – 10:00 amBreakfastNorth Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
10:00 am – 11:45 amPromoting Your Health and Well-BeingDalby Hall, Argiro Student Center
11:45 am - 1:00 pm Lunch with Welcome BuddiesNorth Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
1:00 pm – 2:15 pmBeing an Active BystanderDalby Hall, Argiro Student Center
2:30 pm - 3:30 pmPromoting InclusivityDalby Hall, Argiro Student Center
6:30 pm – 7:30 pmDinnerNorth Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
7:30 pm – 9:00 pmSocial Event - Karaoke and Open MicStudent Lounge, Argiro Student Center

Saturday, August 18th

TimeActivityLocation
8:30 am – 10:00 amBreakfastNorth Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
10:30 am – 11:00 amMath Requirements
(Undergraduates Only)
MUM Library, Room 209
11:00 am - 11:30 amWriting Assessments
(Undergraduates Only)
MUM Library, Room 209
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch with Welcome BuddiesNorth Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
1:00 pm – 2:30 pmInternational Student Orientation Program/Immigration Session (REQUIRED FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS)Dalby Hall, Argiro Student Center
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmWork Study Orientation (US students only)Dreier Building,
Room 102
4:00 pm – 6:00 pmShopping Trips In FairfieldMeet at Argiro Student Center on the outside
steps for shuttle pick-up
6:30 pm – 7:30 pmDinnerNorth Dining Hall, Argiro Student Center
7:30 pm - 8:30 pmPool PartyMUM Swimming Pool

Monday, August 20th

TimeActivityLocation
10:30 am - 11:00 amPresident's Welcome for all new studentsDalby Hall, Argiro Student Center
11:00 am - 12:00 pmQUEST ActivityDalby Hall, Argiro Student Center
12:00 pm - 1:00 pmIce Cream SocialVishwa Shanti Cafe
2:15 pmStart of Class

Saturday, August 25th

TimeActivityLocation
1:30 pmMath Placement TestMcLaughlin Building, Room 105

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