Orientation 2012

2015 Schedule: Transfer Students

 

Friday, August 12

1-5 p.m. Cove open for drinks and snacks

The Cove, McCombs Campus Center

2-7 p.m. Student Move-in

      Students with last name A-L may begin moving in at 2 p.m.

      Students with the last name M-Z may begin moving in at 3 p.m.

5:30-8 p.m. Dinner

Mabee Commons

6:30-7:30 p.m. Varsity Athlete Meeting

Fine Arts Center

8-9 p.m. New Student Mixer

Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning Lobby

9:30-11 p.m. Residence Hall Meeting

Residence Halls

Saturday, August 13

9:30-11 a.m. Student Check-in

Walzel Court, Corbin J. Robertson Center

10-11 a.m. Campus Tours

Admission Office

10:30 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Brunch

Mabee Commons

11-11:45 a.m. Transfer Student Welcome

Olin 110

 

2-3 p.m. Diversity and Inclusion: At the Core of the Southwestern Experience

Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning Lobby

3:30-4:45 p.m. Matriculation Convocation

Robertson Center

4:45-5 p.m. New Student Photo

Score Quadrangle 

5-6 p.m. Placement Exams

Language: FWO 126; Music Theory: FAC 148

5:30-8 p.m. Dinner

Mabee Commons

7:30-8:45 p.m. Comedy Magician Daniel Martin

Alma Thomas Theater

10-11 p.m. Residence Hall Meetings

Residence Halls

Sunday, August 14

10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Brunch

Mabee Commons 

11 a.m. Worship Service

Lois Perkins Chapel

2-5 p.m. Pirate Training: Pep Rally

Corbin J. Robertson Center

5:30-8 p.m. Dinner

Mabee Commons

Monday, August 15

8-9:30 a.m. Breakfast

Mabee Commons

9:15-10 a.m. Failing to Succeed: Thinking Through a Southwestern Education with President Burger

Alma Thomas Theater

10 a.m.-Noon. Advanced Entry Seminar

Seminar Classrooms

Noon-1 p.m. Lunch with Jen Smull & the Peer Mentors

Dan Rather Room, Mabee Commons

1-5 p.m. Advising Appointment Sign-Ups

Advisor Offices

1-2 p.m. What I Wish I’d Known

Dan Rather Room, Mabee Commons

1-2 p.m. Drawing Exam Information Session

Fine Arts Center 370

3:30-4:30 p.m. Center for Academic Success Open House & Pre-Advising

Center for Academic Success & Records, Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning

4:45-6 p.m. Pirate Training: Final Challenge

Corbin J. Robertson Center

5:30-8 p.m. Dinner

Mabee Commons

7:30-8:30 Pirate Training: Closing Ceremonies

Corbin J. Robertson Center

8:30-9:30 p.m. Snow Cone Social

Bishops Lounge, McCombs Campus Center

Tuesday, August 16

7:30-9 a.m. Breakfast

Mabee Commons

9 a.m.-Noon. Advanced Entry Seminar

Seminar Classrooms

Noon-1 p.m. Lunch with Student Foundation

Lynda Ballroom, McCombs Campus Center

1:30-2:15 p.m. Real Talk: An Open Dialogue about Diversity at SU!

Olin 105

3-4:30 p.m. Beat the Blame Game

Alma Thomas Theater

5:30-8 p.m. Dinner

Mabee Commons

8:30-10p.m. Live Music in The Cove featuring Austin Rock band
Migrant Kids

The Cove

Wednesday, August 17

8-9:30 a.m. Breakfast

Mabee Commons 

10 a.m.-noon. Advanced Entry Seminar

Seminar Classrooms

Noon-5 p.m. Advising Appointments

Advisor Offices

Noon-1 p.m. Lunch with Chief Dunn & Jason Bonick

Dan Rather Room, McCombs Campus Center

1-4 p.m. Music Ensemble Meetings & Placements

Band/Orchestra Meeting: FAB 166; Choral/Vocal Placement: FAB Choral Room

2-4 p.m. Debby Ellis Writing Center Open House

Mood-Bridwell 306

2-4 p.m. It’s a Pirate’s Life for Me: Student Life Welcome

Bishops Lounge, McCombs Campus Center

5:30-7:30 p.m. SEAK Earth Fair

Academic Mall

5:30-8 p.m. Dinner

Mabee Commons

8:30-10 p.m. Southwestern Traditions & History

McCombs Ballrooms, McCombs Campus Center

Thursday, August 18

7:30-9 a.m. Breakfast

Mabee Commons

9 a.m.-Noon. Advanced Entry Seminar

Seminar Classrooms

11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunch

Mabee Commons

1:30-2:30 p.m. VA Education Benefits Meeting

Room 147, Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning

2-3 p.m. Coalition for Diversity & Social Justice Welcome Event

Cross Cultural Center, Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning

4-6 p.m. Meet the Peer Academic Mentors

Kurth Residence Hall Lobby

5:30-8 p.m. Dinner

Mabee Commons

6:30-7:30 p.m. SEAK Sustainability Tour

Bishops Lounge, McCombs Campus Center

8:30-10 p.m. Karaoke Night

The Cove

Friday, August 21

8-9:30 a.m. Breakfast

Mabee Commons

10 a.m.-Noon. Advanced Entry Seminar

Seminar Classrooms

Noon-1 p.m. Lunch with Career Services

Lynda McCombs Ballroom, McCombs Campus Center

1-2 p.m. Student Employment Orientation

Olin 105

2-3 p.m. Career Services 411

Prothro Center for Lifelong Learning Lobby

3-4:30 p.m. Out-of-State Mixer

McCombs Ballrooms, McCombs Campus Center

5:30-8 p.m. Dinner

Mabee Commons

8-9 p.m. Friday Night Live: Comedian Jessi Campbell

The Cove

9 p.m.-Midnight Mini-Golf To Go

Bishops Lounge, McCombs Campus Center

Saturday, August 20

10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Brunch

Mabee Commons

1:30-3 p.m. Introduction to Theatre Company

Jones Theater

5:30-8 p.m. Dinner

Mabee Commons

8-10 p.m. Cinematic Saturday: “Captain America - Civil War”

The Cove

10 p.m.–midnight Bingo Night

McCombs Ballrooms, McCombs Campus Center

Sunday, August 21

10-11 a.m. Breakfast & Church

Julie Puett Howry Center

10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Brunch

Mabee Commons

4-6 p.m. Student Athlete Picnic

Corbin J. Robertson Center

5:30-6:30 p.m. Desserts Before Dinner

Alma Thomas Courtyard. Sarofim School of Fine Arts

5:30-8 p.m. Dinner

Mabee Commons