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Newman University Orientation 2013: Flight School
Welcome to Newman University! With this tool, you'll register for Freshman Orientation, also known as Flight School. Newman Jets fly high, and this is how they start.
To register, fill out the information above, then check out the schedule below. It's jam-packed with everything you'll need to know as you take off from the runway and begin to soar into college. Your parents or guardians, also known as your Ground Crew, have a seperate registration page and schedule. They can follow this link to register:
Questions? Contact Laura Nicholas Hupach, Dean of Students.
P: (316) 942-4291, ext. 2395
Freshman Student Schedule
For parent (Ground Crew) schedule and registration, please follow this link: NUOrientationGroundCrew.eventbrite.com
Friday, August 23
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Residential Student Move-in | New Hall Lobby
8:00 - Out of State students
9:00 - Kansas students
10:00 - Local students
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Flight School Check-in | Gorges Atrium
9:30 - Residential students
10:30 - Non-residential students
11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Kickoff Lunch | Fugate Gymnasium
Flight School Launch Session | Performance Hall
1:30 - Welcome from Dr. Noreen Carrocci, President of Newman University
1:45 - Welcome from Student Government Association President Francisco Fields
2:00 - Introduction of Orientation Leaders
2:30 - Newman University History and Mission
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Playfair | Dugan-Gorges Conference Center
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Orientation Leader Group Meetings | Various campus locations
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Family Fest | Founder's Plaza
Saturday, August 24
8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Orientation Breakout Sessions | Various campus locations
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Now is the time to say your personal goodbye to your Ground Crew, then attend the Farewell Luncheon. After that, you will attend your first college class, Traditions & Transitions.
12:00 p.m. – 1:00pm
Farewell Luncheon | Dugan Conference Center
Traditions & Transitions Class | Performance Hall
Orientation Group Meetings | Various campus locations
Freshman Convocation | Performance Hall
Welcome Back Bash | Founder's Plaza