New Student Orientation Schedule

Below are details, times and locations for each of the events during the five-day 2019 Fall New Student Orientation. Select a day below to view the respective schedule.

You can also download and print a .pdf version of the full, five-day Fall 2019 New Student Orientation Schedule to bring with you.

Friday, August 30
Saturday, August 31
Sunday, September 1
Monday, September 2
Tuesday, September 3


Friday, August 30

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Welcome and Residence Hall Move-In*
Morledge Walkway in front of Bair Family Student Center


4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Mandatory Residence Hall Meetings
RMC Green (inclement weather location: Losekamp Hall)


Evening

Get Settled into Your New Home*
Residence Halls

Target Runs
Sign up at the Orientation Booth in Bair Student Center

* Denotes parents’ and families’ participation.


Saturday, August 31

8:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.

Orientation Check-in *
Morledge Walkway in front of Bair Family Student Center

Free Breakfast Buffet *
Bair Family Student Center, McDonald Commons


9:30 a.m.

Opening Ceremony *
Fortin Education Center Gymnasium 


10:30 a.m.

Get to Know RMC Student Leaders +
Tyler Green

Parents and Family Session *
Losekamp Hall, Taylor Auditorium


12:00 p.m.

Welcome to Rocky Lunch * 
RMC Green


1:00 p.m.– 4:00 p.m.

Complete Enrollment Checklist *
Drop-In: Parking Permit, Student I.D., Health Services, Financial Aid,
Payment/Validation, Human Resources, Student Records, Career Services, Campus Safety

Scheduled Half-hour Academic Computing Assistance *
Woods Computer Lab, Library
By Last Names


4:00 p.m.

Find Your Classrooms Tour
Meet in front of Bair Student Center, bring class schedules


5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Dinner on the Lawn *
RMC Green


6:30 p.m.

Goodbyes & Pictures by The Bear *
RMC Green & Morledge Walkway


7:30 p.m.

Hypnotist David Hall: Cards Against Humanity
Taylor Auditorium, Losekamp Hall


9:00 p.m.

Orientation After Hours
TBD

* Denotes parents’ and families’ participation.
+ Refer to your personalized itinerary for more information.


Sunday, September 1

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Optional Breakfast Buffet
Bair Family Student Center, McDonald Commons


9:00 a.m.

Orientation Adventures Meetup
Gather on the RMC Green


9:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Orientation Adventures +
Various Locations

+ Refer to the Orientation Adventure Schedule you received after choosing your adventure.


Monday, September 2

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Orientation Adventures Continue +
Various Locations

+ Refer to the Orientation Adventure Schedule you received after choosing your adventure.


Tuesday, September 3

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Optional Breakfast Buffet
Bair Family Student Center, McDonald Commons


9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Academic Success Workshops
Fortin Education Center Gymnasium


11:30 a.m.

Academic Advisor Meetings +
Various Campus Locations


12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Lunch with Advisors
RMC Green


1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

First Year Experience Workshops
Fortin Education Center Gymnasium 


3:00 p.m.

Academic Specialties Groups +
Various Campus Locations


5:30 p.m.

Dinner Together
RMC Green


7:00 p.m.

Mandatory Residence Hall Floor Meetings
Assigned Residence Halls

+ Refer to your personalized itinerary for more information.