Preview Days: Host Expectations
September 26th – 27th, 2013
September 20th: We will send you an email to your CIU account with the name and email of your guest. Please contact them before Wednesday, September 25th.
Thursday, September 26th
5:45 pm: Check In at Residence Halls (Founders--Girls; Memorial--Guys)
*HOST: Check in with admissions staff. Meet students at registration, stay with
prospective for dinner, opening session. Registration for guests will begin at 6 pm.
7:00–7:30 pm: Pizza Dinner (Cafeteria)
*HOST: Stay with guest.
7:40–8:30 pm: Opening Session (Shortess Chapel)
*HOST: Stay with guest
9:00–10:00 pm: FLT Activity (Fitness Center)
*HOST: pick up guest after activity at 10 pm and take to room.
Friday, September 27th
8:00–8:45 am: Breakfast with Deans (McKey/Rikard)
*HOST: walk guest to breakfast. Have guest bring overnight items to McKey/Rikard.
*Remember to be hospitable to your guest. You are CIU to them! Be sure to let them know the following:
1. Where restrooms are
2. Help them get settled for the night
3. Where the Cafeteria is
4. How to find their way on Campus
5. Make sure they feel welcome and that they belong
*Make sure to exchange phone numbers with your guest in case of an emergency or in case they need to get back into the room.
*Be aware that each Preview Day we have guests who do not show up. We will let you know as soon as possible on Thursday evening if you will not have a guest in your room.
Each host student will receive a t-shirt!