2016 Student Orientation Schedule

Note: The 2016 schedule is subject to change.
Events marked with *, attendance is mandatory.

Wednesday, Aug. 24
Time Event
*8 a.m.–noon Orientation Registration and Check-in (Platt Campus Center)
*11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Lunch with Parents and Families  (Liquidambar Mall Tent)
*12:30–1:30 p.m. Mentor Group Time  (Location Varies)
*1–2:30 p.m. Math Diagnostic (Shanahan B442, B450, B460 ,B480)
*2:45–4 p.m. CS Diagnostic (Shanahan B442, B450, B460 ,B480)
*4–5:30 p.m. President’s Welcome Reception  (Garrett House)
*6–7:15 p.m. Parent/Family Dinner  (On your own or BBQ)
*7:30–9 p.m. Writing Proficiency Exam  (Shanahan 1430/1480/B460)
*9–10 p.m. Honor Code Forum (Shanahan 1430)
*10 p.m. Dorm Meeting  (Your Dorm!)
Thursday, Aug. 25
Time Event
7–8 a.m. Breakfast  (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
*8–10 a.m. Intro to Academics  (Shanahan 1430)
*10 a.m.–noon Math Advanced Placement/Free Time  (Shanahan B460)
Noon–1 p.m. Lunch  (Liquidambar Mall Tent)
*1–2:15 p.m. Diversity  (Shanahan 1430)
 *2:30–5 p.m. Chemistry Exam  (Shanahan 1430)
*5:15–7:30 p.m. Class of 2020 Dinner/Roster SIgning  (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
*7:30–7:45 p.m. OA Introductions (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
7:45-9 pm Wellness (Shanahan 1430)
*9–11 p.m. Play and Proctor Skit  (Shanahan 1430)
11 p.m. Muddlore  (Case Residence Hall)

Friday August 26 and Saturday August 27
Orientation Adventure Trips!

Language Placement Exams in the Morning
*Students who take Language Placement exams will leave later in the morning

Saturday, Aug. 27
Time Event
5:30–6:30 p.m. Dinner  (with Adventure Trip groups)
Sunday, Aug. 28
Time Event
*8 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Registration (Shanahan 3481)
8–9 a.m. Breakfast (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
*10–10:30 a.m. CIS Information Session #1  (Shanahan 1430)
*10:30–11 a.m. CIS Information Session #2  (Shanahan 1430)
10 a.m.– noon Joint Music Ensemble Auditions – Choir and Orchestra  (Performing Arts Center-Scripps)
11 a.m–1 p.m. Lunch with Mentor Groups  (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
1–3 p.m. Living the Honor Code (Shanahan 1430)
1:30–3 p.m. Joint Music Ensemble Auditions – Choir and Orchestra  (Performing Arts Center-Scripps)
*3–5 p.m. Zero Shades of Gray  (Shanahan 1430)
5–6 p.m. Dinner  (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
*6–7:30 p.m. Maximize your Buzz  (Shanahan 1430)
*7:30–8:30 p.m. ASHMC Mixer-Ice Cream Social and Surprise  (Thomas Garrett Plaza)
Monday, Aug. 29
Time Event
8:30–9:30 a.m. Breakfast  (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
*9:30–10:30 a.m. Career Services  (Shanahan 1430)
*10:30 a.m.–noon Sexual Misconduct Education and Resources  (Shanahan 1430)
noon–1 p.m. Lunch  (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
*3–4 p.m. ADA Presentation (Shanahan 1430)
*4–5:30 p.m. Physics Diagnostic  (Shanahan B442, B450, B460 ,B480))
5:30–7 p.m. Joint Music Ensemble Auditions-Choir and Orchestra  (Performing Arts Center-Scripps)
*8–9:30 p.m. Talent Show  (Platt Campus Center)
Tuesday, Aug. 30
Time Event
8–10 a.m. Classes Begin
*11 a.m.–noon Convocation  (Shanahan 1430)
*noon–1 p.m. Lunch with Faculty Advisors  (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
3–6 p.m. Joint Music Ensemble Auditions-Choir and Orchestra  (Performing Arts Center)