3 students studying on lawn

WOFFORD COLLEGE

FYI 2018

WEDNESDAY, August 29

 
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. All New Resident Students Check In
The Commons, Campus Life Building
12:00 p.m. Lunch (on your own)
On campus option for purchase: Dining Room, Burwell Building, Zach’s, Campus Life Building
3:00 p.m. All New Commuting Students Check In
The Commons, Campus Life Building
3:30 p.m. Opening Session
Front Lawn, Main Building
4:15 p.m. Community Life I: Academic and Personal Success: Responsibility and Honor
Leonard Auditorium, Main Building
5:30 p.m. Academic Advisors Meeting
Classrooms
6:30 p.m. Picnic Dinner
Front Lawn, Burwell Building
All new students and their families
7:00 p.m. Dessert Reception
Front lawn of the President’s home
Hosted by Dr. and Mrs. Samhat
8:30 p.m. Community Life II: Campus Life
Leonard Auditorium, Main Building
After the presentation, students will meet with their individual resident assistants.
Commuting students will meet together.
9:30 p.m. Class of 2022 FYI Orientation Meeting
Main Building
10:00 p.m. First Night Social Class of 2022
Richardson Family Pavilion, Greek Village

THURSDAY, August 30

 
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
11:00 a.m. Camp Greystone, Tuxedo, N.C.
Campus Drive in front of Greene and Marsh Halls
5:30 p.m. Camp Greystone, Tuxedo, N.C.
Pre-season student athletes load buses in front of Marsh and Greene Halls
10:00 p.m. All students return to campus from Camp Greystone

FRIDAY, August 31

 
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Academic Advisers Meeting
Students attend the individually scheduled meetings with their faculty advisers in their offices.
Students who have requested accommodations (academic, meals, mobility) attend individual meetings with staff in the Wellness Center.
2:00 p.m. Add/drop for Classes Opens
3:00 p.m. Field Day Competition
Front Lawn, Main Building
6:00 p.m. Dinner
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
9:00 p.m. Community Life III: Student Perspective
Leonard Auditorium

SATURDAY, September 1

 
7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
 
The Summit Adventures. All first year students (with the exception of fall preseason student athletes) participate in the Summit Adventures. Details sent through Wofford email account by facilitator.
12:00 p.m. Lunch with Summit Adventure Group
4:45 p.m. First Year Students gather for Terrier Walk
Horseshoe, Main Building
6:00 p.m. Wofford versus Citadel
Dinner served at Gibbs Stadium
Immediately following the game Welcome Back to School Band Party
Galleria, Michael S. Brown Village

SUNDAY, September 2

 
7:30 a.m. Breakfast
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
10:30 a.m. Class of 2022 Photograph
Front Steps, Main Building

First Service of Worship & Blessing of the Class of 2022
Leonard Auditorium, Main Building
11:30 a.m. Lunch
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
1:30 p.m. Community Based Learning Activities
5:00 p.m. Dinner
Dining Hall, Burwell Building
6:30 p.m. Sundaes on Sunday
Meadors Multicultural House

MONDAY, September 3

 
8:30 a.m. Classes Begin

TUESDAY, September 4

 
11:00 a.m. Opening Convocation
Leonard Auditorium, Main Building

TUESDAY, September 11

 
5:00 p.m. Interest Fair
Front Lawn, Burwell Building
5:00 p.m. Dinner
Dining Hall, Burwell Building