New Student Orientation 2011
Friday, August 26, 2011 at 8:00 AM - Saturday, August 27, 2011 at 11:00 PM (CDT)
|Friday, August 26, 2011|
|8 a.m. – 1 p.m.||Move-in
Residential student Orientation check-in
|New Hall Lobby|
|11 a.m. – 1 p.m.||Non-Residential Student Orientation check-in||Dugan-Gorges
|Noon – 1 p.m.||
*For those who wish to eat lunch on campus, the Mabee Dinning Center will be open. Students, families, and guests are welcome to go through the line. Students may use their meal plan for Lunch. Guests pay $5.25+tax per person.
|1:30 – 3:30 p.m.||Playfair||Dugan-Gorges
|3:45 p.m. – 4 p.m.||SGA President Welcome||Performance Hall|
|4 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.||From the Past to the Future||Performance Hall|
|4:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Introductions of OLs||Performance Hall|
|5:00p.m. – 5:30 p.m.||OL Group Meetings||Assigned OL rooms|
Optional Activities for the Ground Crew – Parents and other supporters of the JETS:
Optional Ground Crew activities while your student is involved in their Orientation activities (1:30-5:30):
(Plan to rejoin your student for family evening activities at 5:30pm at Founder’s Plaza)
o walking an urban nature trail
o area museums
o visiting an art glass studio or an artisan chocolatier.
· If you have other particular interests, please ask. We will try to assist.
|5:30 p.m-8:00pm||NU Family Picnic||Founder's Plaza|
|6:00 p.m.||Catered Dinner Serverd|
|Saturday, August 27, 2011|
|8:45 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.||
Continental breakfast for students
|8:45 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.||Continental breakfast(parents)||Fugate gym|
|9:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.||Ground Crew sessions||Performance Hall|
|10:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.||New Student Orientation sessions||Various Locations|
|10 a.m. - 12:40 p.m.||Transfer Orientation||Jabra Theatre|
Presidential Luncheon(Ground Crew
Freshman Student lunch
|1:30 p.m.||Family farewell||Performance Hall|
|2:15 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.||Required T&T class (include service project)||Various locations|
|5:45 p.m.-6:15p.m.||Student Panel||Performance Hall|
|6:30 p.m.||Welcome Back Bash||Founder's Plaza|
* Parents and other supporters of Newman students are called the "Ground Crew" and are encouraged to attend selected events.
~Times and locations are subject to change~
When & Where
Newman University S.A.A.C
Newman University is a Catholic university named for John Henry Cardinal Newman and founded by the Adorers of the Blood of Christ for the purpose of empowering graduates to transform society.