2018 Student Orientation Schedule

Note: The 2018 schedule is subject to change.
Events marked with *, attendance is mandatory.

Wednesday, Aug. 29
Time Event
*8 –11:30 a.m. Orientation Registration and Check-in (Linde Activities Center)
*11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Lunch with Parents and Families  (Linde Activities Center)
*12:30–1 p.m. Mentor Group Time  (Location Varies)
*1–2:30 p.m. Math Diagnostic (Galileo Lecture Hall)
*2:30–3 p.m. Meet with your Orientation Adventure group (Galileo Lecture Hall)
*3–4 p.m. Division of Student Affairs Presentation (Galileo Lecture Hall)
*4–5:30 p.m. President’s Welcome Reception (Garrett House)
6–7:15 p.m. Dinner with Your Family (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons or out on the town)
*7:30–9 p.m. Writing Proficiency Exam (Shanahan 1430)
*9–9:45 p.m. Honor Code Forum (Galileo Lecture Hall)
*9:45 Dorm Meeting (Your Dorm!)
Thursday, Aug. 30
Time Event
7–8 a.m. Breakfast  (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
*8–10 a.m. Intro to Academics  (Galileo Lecture Hall)
10 a.m.–noon Free Time/Math Advanced Placement/ Chemistry Placement Exam  (Galileo Lecture Hall)
Noon–1 p.m. Lunch  (Linde Activities Center)
*1–2:30 p.m. Diversity  (Galileo Lecture Hall)
 *2:45–4 p.m. CS Diagnostic Exam (Galileo Lecture Hall)
 *4–4:45p.m. Mentor Group Time  (Your Dorm)
 *4:45–5 p.m. Class of 2022 Picture (Shakespeare Theater)
*5–7:15 p.m. Class of 2022 Dinner/Roster Signing  (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
*7:15–8:45 p.m. Wellness (Galileo Lecture Hall)
*8:45–10 p.m. Proctor and Mentor Skits  (Galileo Lecture Hall)
10 p.m. Muddlore (Case Dorm)

Friday August 31 and Saturday September 1
Orientation Adventure Trips!

Students who choose to take language placement exams on the morning of the 31st will be placed on trips to accommodate a later departure. All students will return to campus the evening of the 1st.

Sunday, Sept. 2
Time Event
7–9 a.m. Breakfast (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
*8 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Registration (Shanahan 3481)
*10–10:30 a.m. CIS Information Session #1 (attend one of the two seesions)  (Galileo Lecture Hall)
*10:30–11 a.m. CIS Information Session #2  (Galileo Lecture Hall)
10 a.m.– noon Joint Music Ensemble Auditions – Choir and Orchestra  (Performing Arts Center-Scripps)
11 a.m–1 p.m. Lunch  (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
*1:30–2:30 p.m. Study Abroad Presentation (Galileo Lecture Hall)
*2:30–5p.m. The Date (A Student Performance) and Sexual Misconduct: Prevention, Awareness, and Support (Galileo Lecture Hall)
5–6 p.m. Dinner  (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
*6–7:30 p.m. Beyond AlcoholEdu  (Galileo Lecture Hall)
7:30-9:30 p.m. Free Time
Monday, Sept. 3
Time Event
8:30–9:30 a.m. Breakfast  (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
*9:30–10:30 a.m. Career Services  (Galileo Lecture Hall)
*10:30–11:30 a.m. Sustainability at Harvey Mudd (Galileo Lecture Hall)
noon–1 p.m. Lunch  (Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons)
1–3 p.m. “Cool Treats, Cool Careers” with the Office of Career Services – Ice Cream Truck (Platt Patio)
*3–4 p.m. Student Disability Support Resources Presentation (Galileo Lecture Hall)
*4–5:30 p.m. Physics Diagnostic  (Galileo Lecture Hall)
5:30–8 p.m. Joint Music Ensemble Auditions-Choir and Orchestra  (Performing Arts Center-Scripps)
8–9:30 p.m. Talent Show  (Platt Campus Center)
Tuesday, Sept. 4
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)
3–8 p.m. Joint Music Ensemble Auditions-Choir and Orchestra  (Performing Arts Center – Scripps)