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Orientation Schedule 2015

Wofford College Orientation officially begins on Tuesday, August 25th and concludes in mid-September.

Tuesday, August 25      

 
8:30-11:00 am All New Resident Students Check In
The Commons, Campus Life Building
12:00 pm Lunch (on your own)
On campus options: Dining Room, Burwell Building or Zach's in the Campus Life Building
3:00 pm All New Commuting Students Check In
The Commons, Campus Life Building
3:30 pm Opening Session
Front Lawn, Main Building
4:15 pm Community Life I: Honor and Integrity
Leonard Auditorium, Main Building
Parents meet with their students' Academic Advisors
5:30 pm Students Meet with their Academic Advisors
Parents meet with Dr. Ron Robinson,
Leonard Auditorium 
6:30 pm Picnic Dinner All new students and their families
Front Lawn, Burwell Building
7:00 pm Dessert Reception
Front lawn of the President's home
Hosted by Dr. and Mrs. Samhat
8:15 pm Parents Depart Campus
8:30 pm Community Life II: Campus Life: Residential and Commuting
Leonard Auditorium, Main Building
9:30 pm All new students meet with their Orientation Groups
10:00 pm First Night Social

Wednesday, August 26   

 
7:30 am Breakfast
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
9:00 am Meet your Student Success Team
9:30 am - 2:00 pm Individual appointments with academic advisor
12:00 pm Lunch 
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
2:00 pm Resident Assistants Program
7:00 pm Cookout and Movie
The Village

Thursday, August 27   

 
11:00 am The Summit at Camp Greystone, Tuxedo, North Carolina
Load Buses on Campus Drive in front of Marsh and Greene Halls
10:00 pm Unload buses in front of Marsh and Greene Halls

Friday, August 28 

 
7:30 am Breakfast
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
9:00 am Class of 2019 Orientation Activity
12:00 pm Lunch
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
2:30 pm Field Day Competition
Front Lawn, Main Building
6:00 pm      Dinner
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
7:00 pm Men's Soccer vs Gardner-Webb
Snyder Field
9:00 pm Community Life III: A Student Perspective

Saturday, August 29  

 
7:30 am Breakfast
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
The Summit Adventures
Details sent to students Wofford email account
8:30 pm Welcome Back to School Band Party
Michael S. Brown Village Center

Sunday, August 30  

 
7:30 am Breakfast
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
10:30 am Class of 2019 Photograph
Front Steps, Main Building
First Service of Worship
Leonard Auditorium, Main Building
11:30 am Lunch
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
1:30 pm Class of 2019 Service Project
The Benjamin Johnson Arena
5:00 pm Dinner
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
6:30 pm Transitions Ice Cream Social

Monday, August 31

 
8:30 am Classes Begin  

Thursday, September 3  

 
11:00 am Opening Convocation
Leonard Auditorium, Main Building

Tuesday, September 9  

 
11:00 am Class of 2019 Convocation: The Novel Experience
Leonard Auditorium, Main Building
5:00 pm Interest Fair
Front Lawn, Burwell Building
5:00 pm Dinner
Front Lawn, Burwell Building

Thursday, September 10  

 
11:00 am International Study Abroad Fair
11:45 am Humanities Class luncheons