First-year Orientation Schedule

Dates

Below is a tentative schedule of events for the following Orientation sessions:  June 7, June 9, June 10, June 14, June 16, June 17, June 21, June 23, June 24, June 28, and June 30.

Student Schedule

8:15 - 9:00 am

9:00 - 9:30 am

9:30 am

  • Travel Time 

10:00 - 10:45 am 

10:45 am

  • Travel Time 

11:00 - 11:45 am

11:45 am

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

  • Small Group Time | various locations | students will break off into smaller groups with an orientation leader (SOUL) and rotate through the following:
    • Appalpedia:  University Language and Resources 
    • Lunch | Roess Dining Hall
    • Advising Essentials and Policy Information 
    • Student Engagement and Involvement 

2:00 - 2:20 pm

2:35 - 3:05 pm

3:10 - 3:45 pm

  • Resource Fair with your Group:  Campus offices will be available at contact tables to answer questions and share information from | First Floor, Plemmons Student Union
  • Pick up your AppCard.
  • Find your family at 3:45 at the Ice Cream Social & Free App Swag Event! | Sanford Mall (Rain Location:  Roess Dining Hall)

Family Schedule

8:15 - 9:00 am

9:00 - 9:30 am

9:30 am

  • Travel Time 

10:00 - 10:45 am 

10:45 - 11:10 am

  • Break

11:10 - 12:10 pm

Group A

Group B

12:10 pm

1:15 - 2:30 pm

Group A

Group B

2:35 - 3:05 pm

3:10 - 3:45 pm

Group A

3:10 | What’s Next with Parent & Family Services | 137 Grandfather Mountain, Plemmons Student Union

  • Parent & Family Services

  • Billing

  • Remaining Enrollment Items

3:25 | Move In and Welcome to App  | 137 Grandfather Mountain, Plemmons Student Union

Group B

3:10 | Move In and Welcome to App | 201 Table Rock, Plemmons Student Union

3:25 | What’s Next with Parent & Family Services  | 201 Table Rock, Plemmons Student Union

  • Parent & Family Services

  • Billing

  • Remaining Enrollment Items

3:45 pm

  • Ice Cream Social | Sanford Mall
  • Find your family and head out!

As you have time, review these online materials:

  • Campus Services:  Parking & Transportation, Campus Dining, the AppCard Office, the Post Office, and the University Bookstore.
  • Paying for College:  Review these instructional videos on important student billing information and setting up authorized users.  Student Accounts will be hosting several webinars in July to cover important billing information.  
  • Financial Aid:  If you didn't get to talk to a financial aid counselor today, you can Schedule a Virtual Meeting for another day.