Orientation Schedule


First Year Orientation Fall 2017

Friday, August 18

8:00 AM

New Student Check-In Begins

Malcolm Student Center

8:00-4:30

Campus Offices Open - Admissions, Financial Aid, Business Office, Registrar, Housing, Parking, Student ID's - turn in forms and finalize everything!


8:00-4:30

MVC Alumni Association- Letters From Home
Water/Information Station

Malcolm Student Center - Patio/Quad

8:00-4:30

Viking Mailroom and MVC Apparel Store
Pick up the books you've already ordered

Ferguson Center - Lower Level

8:00-3:00

Faculty Advising/Schedule Changes

Ferguson Center - Formal Lounge

10:00-1:00

Lemonade on the Lawn

Murrell Library

11:00-1:00

Lunch With Family

Ferguson Center - Dining Hall

1:00-3:00

Finalize Residence Hall Room Set up / Office Questions / etc.

2:45

Hug & Wave Goodbye - We will keep you busy from 8am - 9pm for the next 3 days!

3:00-3:30

Student Orientation Introduction - All new students should be ready to start orientation @ this time! Find Seminar Group in Quad - check-in @ the tables.

3:30-6:00

Seminar Group Session

Dinner with Seminar Group

Seminar Locations

Ferguson Center - Dining Hall

6:00-7:30

Seminar Group Session

Seminar Locations

7:30-9:00

Viking-O

Ferguson Center - Dining Hall

9:15

Walmart Shuttles

Depart from Columns @ 9:15, return from Walmart @ 10:00.


Saturday, August 19

7:00-8:00

Breakfast

Ferguson Center - Dining Hall

8:00-4:00

All Campus Offices Open


8:15-8:45

HUGE Group "V" Photo & Service Plunge Lanuch & "Picture Yourself Here" Photo Shoot

Quad -In Front of Young Hall

9:00-12:00

Service Plunge - Marshall Community Locations

Depart from Quad / Columns

12:00-4:00

Viking Mailroom and MVC Apparel Store Open

Ferguson Center - Lower Level

12:30-1:30

Lunch

Ferguson Center - Dining Hall

1:30-2:15

Shower Break / Refresh

 

2:15-3:30

Seminar Group Session

BCESSE

Seminar Locations

Murrell Commons Library

3:25-5:00

Football Scrimmage


Gregg-Mitchell Field

5:15

Meet @ Columns for Park Party- Shuttle Bus

Indian Foothills Park

5:30-6:30

Orientation BBQ / Picnic

Marshall Aquatic Center

5:30-7:30

Swim Party / Games / Limbo / Social


Marshall Aquatic Center


7:00

Men's Soccer Home Game

Gregg-Mitchell Field



Sunday, August 20

7:00-8:30

Breakfast

Ferguson Center - Dining Hall

8:30-10:00

Walmart Shuttles

Depart from Columns @ 8:30 & 9:00

10:00-11:00

Seminar Group Sessions

Seminar Locations

11:00-12:30

Once in a Lifetime...

Malcolm Student Center- Bacon Room

12:00-4:00

All Campus Offices Open

12:00-4:00

Viking Mailroom and MVC Apparel Store Open

Ferguson Center - Lower Level

12:30-1:30

Lunch

Ferguson Center - Dining Hall

12:30-1:30

Seminar Group Session

Seminar Locations

1:30-3:30

Walmart Shuttles

Depart from Columns @ 1:30, 2:00 & 2:30

3:30-4:30

Seminar Group Session

Seminar Locations

4:30-6:00

Dinner

Ferguson Center - Dining Hall

6:30-8:30

Lawn Tailgate Faculty, Staff, Coaches

Quad

8:30-9:30

Lanterns - Light Up the Sky

Gregg-Mitchell Field


Monday, August 21
8:00 AM Classes Start  
SOLAR ECLIPSE