Anderson, Indiana

Parent Orientation

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Fall 2014 - Parent Orientation Schedule


A FamilyParentsPicnic

 Thursday, August 21
4.45 p.m.Welcome Dinner in The Marketplace
Families of all new students eat free.
7 p.m.President’s Convocation
Dr. James Edwards, president of Anderson University, will lead new students and their parents in this traditional service. He will challenge new students to take charge of their own futures as they enter into the collegiate experience at AU.
(Reardon Auditorium)
8 p.m.

(Decker Breezeway)

 Friday, August 22
7:30 a.m.Parents' Hospitality Room (Kane Dining Room)
Gather to meet other parents and talk with representatives from various areas of campus while you enjoy pastries and coffee.
8 a.m.Devotional (Byrum Hall)
Join in a time of devotions and contemplation of the beginning of a new journey for parents of new students.
8:30 a.m.Welcome - Dr. Brent Baker, VP of Student Affairs
8:35 a.m.Q & A with president's leadership team
Meet with the administrators and ask questions about the mission and modes of operation of AU.
9:45 a.m.Partnering with AU in your Student's Education
10:45 a.m.Meet with the Resident Directors or Off Campus/Commuter Advisor
Meet in small groups with the director of the residence hall or the commuter advisor with whom your son and/or daughter will be spending much of his/her time.
11:30 a.m.Lunch and goodbyes
A box lunch will be provided.*

*To reserve your boxed lunch, please email and indicate the number of family members who will be eating. (Please do not include in the food count your student who is enrolling at AU this fall.)