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Find Your Fit - New and Transfer Student Orientation

Saturday Jan 05, 2019 04:00 PM - Jan 06, 2019 02:00 PM

Find your Fit @WilliamWoodsU - New and Transfer Student Orientation, January 5 - 6, 2019

New Students! Join us as we welcome you and ease the transition to life at William Woods University.

Students who attend orientation events are more confident when they start classes because they have had time to meet friends, navigate campus and get settled. Orientation introduces and builds upon various communities within the William Woods.

Saturday, January 5

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 6

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, and Dr. Aimee Sapp, Academic Dean, as they share their experiences as university deans and, more importantly, parents of college students.

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 Building Lobby

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