Orientation

Orientation

Orientation friendsGet ready for 2018 Fall Orientation at Anderson University! We look forward to having you with us and know our campus will never be the same because of the impact you are going to leave! 


Thursday, Aug. 23

9 a.m.–1 p.m. Move-in (Residence Halls)
4–4:30 p.m. Break the Ice with Commuters (Fine Arts 167)
4:30–6:45 p.m. Picnic in the Valley
7–7:45 p.m. President’s Convocation (Reardon Auditorium)
8–8:30 p.m. Pioneer Rock
8:45 p.m. Mentor Group Assignments
10 p.m. 3 R’s (RA’s, RD’s, Roommates)
 

Friday, Aug. 24

8–8:45 a.m. Breakfast with mentor groups (Marketplace)
9:30–11 a.m. Morning Orientation Session (Reardon Auditorium)
       9:30–9:50 a.m. Worship and Devotional
       9:50–9:55 a.m. Welcome
       9:55–10:15 a.m. Title IX Information
       10:15–10:40 a.m. Panel
       10:40–11 a.m. Rally in Reardon- SGA and Student Activities
11 a.m.–12:45 p.m. Lunch
1–4 p.m. Service Project
5–6:30 p.m. Dinner (Marketplace)
7–8:30 p.m. Residence Hall Activities
7–8:30 p.m. Commuters- Activities Night (Mocha Joe’s)
9–11 p.m. Meijer Mania
 

Saturday, Aug. 25

*Transfer Breakfast and Session from 9-11:30 a.m. in Kane Dining, Olt Student Center (see below)
8–8:45 a.m. Breakfast with mentor groups (Marketplace)
9:30–11 a.m. Morning Orientation Session (Reardon Auditorium)
       9:30–10 a.m. Worship and Devotional
       10–10:05 a.m. Introduction to Interpersonal Skills
       10:05–11 a.m. SWAGG: Skills We All Gotta Get! – AU
       Psychology Department
11:10 a.m.–12 p.m. First Year Experience Class: The Professor-Student Relationship
12–1:30 p.m. Lunch (Marketplace)
1:30–3 p.m. Spiritual Life at AU for Commuters
3–3:30 p.m. Mentor Group Meeting
3:30–4:30 p.m. Church Fair (Reardon Auditorium)
5:30–6:30 p.m. Dinner
7–9 p.m. CAB Tailgate
9 p.m. CAB presents “Napoleon Dynamite” for Movie on the Lawn

Sunday, Aug. 26

Morning Worship Service (attend local congregation)
11:30 a.m. Brunch (Marketplace)
2–5 p.m. Mentor home visits

 

*Transfer Session: Saturday, Aug. 25

9–9:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast (Kane Dining, Olt Student Center)
9:30–11:30 a.m. Transfer Orientation Session (Kane Dining, Olt Student Center)
       9:30–9:35  a.m. Welcome
       9:35–9:55  a.m. Devotional/Spiritual Life
       9:55–10:20  a.m. Academic Support Services
       10:20–10:35  a.m. Break
       10:35–10:50  a.m. Student Activities
       10:50–11:10  a.m. Career and Calling Center
       11:10–11:30  a.m. Questions and Closing