Transfer Student Orientation Fall 2013
THURSDAY, AUGUST 22:
MOVE-IN DAY SCHEDULE
- 7 a.m.-2 p.m.
Move-In for Transfer/Residential Students
Various athletic teams and Greek and studentorganizations are on hand to help.
- 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Survival of Arrival
Come by and talk with many local businessesand vendors. Free giveawaysand refreshments provided.
Commuter/Transfer Student Check-In
Check-in with Commuter Connections whetheryou live on or off campus to receiveinformation, make tie-dyed T-shirts and enjoyrefreshments.
Out of the Heat and Into the Future
Take a break and cool off with refreshments inthe lobby of the Blackwell Library while Deanof Libraries Bea Hardy shows off the plans forSU’s new Academic Commons. This 200,000-plus square foot learning center – scheduledto open in August 2016 – will house a 21stcentury library, many student support servicesand the unique Nabb Research Center forDelmarva History and Culture. Come see whatall the excitement is about!
- 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
Students should bring Gull Cards! Parents andfamilies may purchase lunch tickets at thecashier’s station.
- 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Athletics Parent Orientation
Perdue Hall Auditorium
For the parents of a student-athlete recruitedby one of our 21 varsity teams, this sessionprovides valuable information about Division IIIathletics at SU and the role of the parent of aSea Gull player.
- 1-4 p.m.
Optional Walk-In Hours for Transfer Credit Issues
Stop in and visit with an admissions counselorif you have any transfer credit concerns.
Optional Walk-In Hours forNavigating Campus Technology
Visit the IT Helpdesk for any computer accountlogin, e-mail, wireless or other technologyrelatedissues or questions.
- 3-3:30 p.m.
Official Welcome Ceremony
Sea Gull Square Lawn (Rain or Shine)
The President will welcome all incomingstudents and their families.
- 3:45-4:45 p.m.
Transfer Student Session:“Closing the Loop inYour Transition”
Wicomico Room, Guerrieri University
Center (Nanticoke Room, Guerrieri
University Center – overflow)
Don’t miss this opportunity to get all the “tipsfor success” in making your transition to SUthe best it can possibly be.
- 4:45-5:30 p.m.
Family Farewell Ice Cream Social
Sea Gull Square Lawn
Take this time with your family before theyleave campus.
- 5:30-7 p.m.
Don’t forget to bring your Gull Card!
- 6-9 p.m.
Crown Family Entertainment Center
Join us for laser tag, rock climbing and muchmore. Shuttles depart from Dogwood ParkingLot D beginning at 5:45 p.m.
- 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m.
Sea Gull Carnival
Quad (Rain: Maggs Center)
Meet other incoming students in a laidbackatmosphere for fun, activities, great prizes,music and light refreshments.
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