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William Woods Orientation

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Schedule of Events

Saturday, January 6

4 – 5 p.m.

Residential Student Check-In

McNutt Campus Center

Your journey begins here! Check in for your residence hall, receive your orientation schedule and swag bag, and get your student ID.

5:30 p.m.

Student Life Soup and S’more Social

Aldridge Recreation Center

Join the Student Life staff and Community Advisors for some soup and s’mores and so much more.

Sunday, January 7

10 – 11 a.m.

Residential Student Check-In

McNutt Campus Center

Your journey begins here! Check in for your residence hall, receive your orientation schedule and swag bag, and get your student ID.

11 a.m.

Commuter Student Check-In

McNutt Campus Center

Stop by the Office of Student Life to get your student ID! Your meals are on Student Life today!

11:30 a.m.

Academic Adviser Brunch

Tucker Dining Hall

Meet with your academic adviser to connect and schedule your one-on-one appointment.

12:15 p.m.

All Things LEAD, Money, and Technology

Burton Business Building, Room 206

Learn specific information about the LEAD award, log on to Owlnet to find your bill, grades, useful forms, and learn how University IT can help you.

12:15 p.m.

Parents, Family, and Friends: Welcome to the Woods Family

Burton Business Building, Room 100

Join Dr. Venita Mitchell, Dean of Students, as she shares her experiences as a university dean and, more importantly, a parent of a college student.

Immediately Following

Find Your Fit (and classes) at the Woods Tour

Depart from Burton Business Building

Bundle up and travel around your new home, The Woods! Join us as we visit key offices and learn how they can help you!

This includes: Faith, Health and Counseling Services; Disability Services; Student Financial Services; Student Success Center; Registrar; Residential Life; Safety; Weider Fitness Center; and the Center for Student Involvement.

2 p.m.

Hot Chocolate Bar

Burton Business and Economics Building Lobby

Join student leaders on campus and warm up with hot chocolate and snacks.