Orientation Schedule: Tentative Agenda

Below is the tentative schedule for Orientation 2014 sessions. A final schedule will be provided upon check-in at your residence hall on move-in day.

Sunday, Aug. 24 - Pre-Orientation Move-In and Family Orientation

8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Check-in for First Year Students
8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. All-College Information Tents
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Lunch for Families
12 – 4 p.m. Late Check-in
1 – 2 p.m. Student Accounts and Financial Aid Q&A Session
12 – 2 p.m. Diversity Team Welcome Dessert Reception
3 – 4 p.m. Family Information Session
4 – 5 p.m. President’s Reception and Family Farewell
5 – 7 p.m. Pre-Orientation Welcome and Meeting
6– 7 p.m. Dinner with your Pre-Orientation Adventure Group

Monday, Aug. 25 - Tuesday, Aug. 26

8 a.m. -11 p.m. Pre-Orientation Adventure Programs

Wednesday, Aug. 27 - General Move-In Day

8 – 11 a.m. Check-in for First Year Students
8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. All-College Information Tents
11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Student Accounts and Financial Aid Q&A Session
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Lunch for Families
12 – 4 p.m. Late Check-in
12 – 1:30 p.m. Legacy Lunch
12 – 2 p.m. Diversity Team Welcome Dessert Reception
3 – 4 p.m. Family Information Session
4 – 5 p.m. President’s Reception and Family Farewell
5 p.m. A Welcome from President Roseman and Vice President Bylander
5:45 – 6:45 p.m. Students meet with First-Year Mentor Groups and BBQ
7 p.m. First-Year Floor Meetings
8 - 11 p.m. Dining Services Employee Training
10 p.m. Social Programming in the Residence Halls

Thursday, Aug. 28

7:15 – 8:15 a.m. Breakfast
8:30 a.m. First-Year Academic Overview
10:15 -11:30 a.m. First-Year Seminar Class
11:30 -1 p.m. Meet with your First-Year Mentor Group, Tour & Lunch
11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Lunch
1-2:30 p.m. Placement Testing and Consultation
2:30-3:30 p.m. Meeting with your Dean
3:45-5 p.m. Thinking About your Academic Success
5 – 6:30 p.m. Dinner
7 p.m. Sex Signals and Sexual Harassment and Assault Prevention Awareness, First-Year Interest Groups 1-21
7 p.m. Common Film Showing - Happy
9 p.m. Sex Signals and Sexual Harassment & Assault Prevention Awareness, First-Year Interest Groups 22-42
9 p.m. Common Film Showing - Happy

Friday, Aug. 29

7– 8:45 a.m. Breakfast 
9 – 10 a.m. Advising Meeting with First-Year Seminar
10:15-11:15 a.m. Meeting with your Dean
11:30– 12:45 p.m. Lunch
1 – 5:30 p.m. First-Year Service Experience
5 – 6:30 p.m. Dinner
6 p.m. Shabbat Service
7 p.m. Meeting with your First-Year Mentor Group, First-Year Interest Groups 1-21
7:15 p.m. Alcohol Education Program, First-Year Interest Groups 1-21
8 p.m. Meeting with your First-Year Mentor,  First-Year Interest Groups 22-42
8:15 p.m. Alcohol Education Program, First-Year Interest Group 22-42
9 p.m. Common Film Showing- Happy
10:00 p.m. Mat Franco Comedian and Magician

Saturday, Aug. 30

7 – 9 a.m. Breakfast
10:15- 11:30 a.m. First Year Seminar (Second Class Meeting)
11:30 a.m.–1 p.m. Lunch
1-4 p.m. Relaxation Options and Study Time
1-4 p.m. Shopping Center Shuttles- Target, Kohls, Pier One, Starbucks, and Verizon
1-2 p.m. Zumba
1-2 p.m. Kickball
1-2 p.m. Living Local and Sustainable at Dickinson
1 p.m. Common Film Showing - Happy
2:30-3:30 p.m. Sand Volleyball
2:30-3:30 p.m. Dining Hall Behind the Scenes
3:30-4:30 p.m. Meeting with your Dean
4:45 – 6:30 p.m. Dinner
7 – 8:30 p.m. Reel Diversity
9 p.m. Residential Floor Meeting
10 p.m. Pizza, Bingo and Prizes

Sunday, Aug. 31

10 a.m.-2 p.m. Brunch
11 a.m.–1 p.m. Dickinson Interfaith Brunch
2:30-3:30 p.m. Common Film Discussion
4 p.m. Convocation and Sign-In
7:30 p.m. Catholic Mass
6 p.m. Welcome Back Picnic and Concert