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2016 Orientation Schedule


Saints Hall Students and Parents

THURSDAY, AUGUST 25

9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Move In: 9am 4th floor; 9:45 3rd floor ; 10:30 2nd & 1st floors
DUC/Saints Hall

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Parent Orientation for Saints Hall Parents
Auditorium

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Saints Hall Residents: Speed Meeting
Saints Hall

3:15 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Special Interest Sessions for Saints Hall Parents/Students
Classrooms

8:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Residential Hall Meetings (Residential Students Only)
Each Hall/Floor

8:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Residential Students Campfire Event
Dining Hall

FRIDAY, AUGUST 26

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Multicultural Welcome
2nd Floor Walker

Noon – 1:00 p.m.
Academic Welcome Lunches
Throughout Campus

1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Convening of Class for students and parents
Simon Center

1:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
“M” Photo for students
Soccer Field

2:00 p.m. – 4:10 p.m.
All Students Meet Their Team, Intros, Faculty
Classrooms

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Residential Parent Optional Socials: Out of Area Parents , Local Parents (An Hour or Less), Athletes’ Parents, Break
LJ’s for Athletics; PCC for Out of Area Parents; Library for Local Parents

3:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
Saints Hall Parents – Residential Transition
Auditorium

4:10 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Residential Students with RA’s and Get To Know Floor
Halls/Floors

5:35 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
Teams 1 – 13 students and parents: Farewell BBQ
Simon Center

6:15 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.
Teams 14 – 27 students and parents eat: Farewell BBQ
Simon Center

6:15 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
President’s Parent Reception
Dining Hall

7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
All Students: Let’s Make a Deal
Auditorium

8:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
David Coleman: Dating Doctor
Auditorium


Mouton Hall Students and Parents

THURSDAY, AUGUST 25

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 pm.
Move In: 11:30 3rd & 2nd floors; 12:15 1st floor
DUC/Mouton Hall

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Parent Orientation for Potter & Mouton Parents
Auditorium

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Mouton Hall Residents: Speed Meeting
Mouton Hall

8:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Residential Hall Meetings (Residential Students Only)
Each Hall/Floor

8:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Residential Students Campfire Event
Dining Hall

FRIDAY, AUGUST 26

9:00 am. – 10:30 a.m.
Special Interest Sessions for Mouton/Potter Hall Students/Parents
Classrooms

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Multicultural Welcome
2nd Floor Walker

Noon – 1:00 p.m.
Academic Welcome Lunches
Throughout Campus

1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Convening of Class for students and parents
Simon Center

1:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
“M” Photo for students
Soccer Field

2:00 p.m. – 4:10 p.m.
All Students Meet Their Team, Intros, Faculty
Classrooms

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Residential Parent Optional Socials: Out of Area Parents , Local Parents (An Hour or Less), Athletes’ Parents, Break
LJ’s for Athletics; PCC for Out of Area Parents; Library for Local Parents

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Mouton/Potter Parents – Residential Transition
Auditorium

4:10 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Residential Students with RA’s and Get To Know Floor
Halls/Floors

5:35 p.m. – 6:15 p.m
Teams 1 – 13 students and parents: Farewell BBQ
Simon Center

6:15 p.m. – 6:45 p.m
Teams 14 – 27 students and parents eat: Farewell BBQ
Simon Center

6:15 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
President’s Parent Reception
Dining Hall

7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
All Students: Let’s Make a Deal
Auditorium

8:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
David Coleman: Dating Doctor
Auditorium


Potter Hall Students and Parents

THURSDAY, AUGUST 25

1:00 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
Move In: 1pm 2nd-3rd floors; 1:30 1st floor
DUC/Potter Hall

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Parent Orientation for Potter & Mouton Parents
Auditorium

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Potter Hall Residents: Speed Meeting
Potter Hall

8:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Residential Hall Meetings (Residential Students Only)
Each Hall/Floor

8:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Residential Students Campfire Event
Dining Hall

FRIDAY, AUGUST 26

9:00 am. – 10:30 a.m.
Special Interest Sessions for Mouton/Potter Hall Students/Parents
Classrooms

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Multicultural Welcome
2nd Floor Walker

Noon – 1:00 p.m.
Academic Welcome Lunches
Throughout Campus

1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Convening of Class for students and parents
Simon Center

1:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
“M” Photo
Soccer Field

2:00 p.m. – 4:10 p.m.
All Students Meet Their Team, Intros, Faculty
Classrooms

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Residential Parent Optional Socials: Out of Area Parents , Local Parents (An Hour or Less), Athletes’ Parents, Break
LJ’s for Athletics; PCC for Out of Area Parents; Library for Local Parents

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Mouton/Potter Parents – Residential Transition
Auditorium

4:10 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Residential Students with RA’s and Get To Know Floor
Halls/Floors

5:35 p.m. – 6:15 p.m
Teams 1 – 13 students and parents: Farewell BBQ
Simon Center

6:15 p.m. – 6:45 p.m
Teams 14 – 27 students and parents eat: Farewell BBQ
Simon Center

6:15 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
President’s Parent Reception
Dining Hall

7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
All Students: Let’s Make a Deal
Auditorium

8:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
David Coleman: Dating Doctor
Auditorium

Commuter Students and Parents

FRIDAY, AUGUST 26

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Multicultural Student and Family Welcome
2nd Floor Walker

11:15 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Commuter Student and Parent Check In
Donius Atrium

Noon – 1:00 p.m.
Academic Welcome Lunches
Throughout Campus

1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Convening of Class for students and parents
Simon Center

1:45 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
“M” Photo for students
Soccer Field

2:00 p.m. – 4:10 p.m.
All Students Meet Their Team, Intros, Faculty
Classrooms

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Parent Orientation for Commuter Parents
Auditorium

4:10 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Commuter Parent & Students Special Interest Session I
Classrooms

4:35 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Commuter Parent & Students Special Interest Session II
Classrooms

5:05 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Commuter Parent & Students Special Interest Session III
Classrooms

5:35 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
Teams 1 – 13 students and parents: Farewell BBQ
Simon Center

6:15 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.
Teams 14 – 27 students and parents eat: Farewell BBQ
Simon Center

6:15 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
President’s Parent Reception
Dining Hall

7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
All Students: Let’s Make a Deal
Auditorium

8:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
David Coleman: Dating Doctor
Auditorium

All New Incoming Students (Only)

SATURDAY, AUGUST 27

10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Breakfast with your Neighbors
Dining Hall

10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Good Morning Maryville!
Gander Quad

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Orientation Play
Auditorium

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Student Team Meetings & Lunch
Dining Hall/Classrooms

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Maryville 101
Throughout Campus

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Break or Activities
Throughout Campus

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Dinner at President’s House
President’s Backyard

7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Optional Spiritual Services
Throughout Campus

8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Judson Laipply: Evolution of Dance
Auditorium

9:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Orientation Dance
Donius Atrium

All New Incoming Students (Only)

SUNDAY, AUGUST 28

10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Breakfast with Academic Schools
Dining Hall

10:45 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Finding Your Classes
Throughout Campus

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
The Mindset of a Saints: A Professor’s Perspective
Auditorium

12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
What’s It All About?” Experience
Auditorium

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Students ONLY Panel
Auditorium

2:30 p.m.
University Week of Welcome (UWOW) KickOff
Campus