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Transfer Student Orientation

Welcome to ONU! This orientation session will bring together all new transfer students for an introduction and an opportunity to interact with other new students.

Friday, August 22, 2014

8:00 a.m. Residence halls/apartments open for transfer students Various locations
11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch McIntosh Dining Hall
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Welcome for transfer students English Chapel
2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Introduction to your college
Transfer students will meet with the administration from their college.
Various locations
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Academic meetings (learn more) Various locations
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Transfer student dinner McIntosh Wishing Well
8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Residence Life Block Party Founders Hall basketball court
9:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Concert Founders Hall basketball court

Saturday, August 23, 2014

7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast McIntosh Dining Hall
9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. ACE Day introduction King Horn Fieldhouse
9:30 a.m. – Noon ACE Day projects
Become a part of the greater community through volunteering.
Various locations
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch McIntosh Dining Hall
Noon – 1:30 p.m. Lunch — ACE Day debriefing sessions
Pick up your lunch in the McIntosh Activities Room. Groups will eat together and process the experiences of ACE Day.
McIntosh Activities Room
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Settle In
Take advantage of this time to continue to settle into your new home.
Residence halls
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Commuter Central
Come together with other commuters and learn about campus resources and get to know one another.
McIntosh Activities Room
2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Polar Careers
Students will receive information and learn about on-campus resources.
McIntosh Ballroom
3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Polar Careers--Transfer Students Only
Students will receive information specific to their upcoming job search.
English Chapel
3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. General education and financial information
Students will recieve information on general education as well as financial aid and payment information.
English Chapel
5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Dinner McIntosh Dining Hall
7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Greekapalooza
Join the ONU Greek Community as they bring music and fun to the Tundra.
9:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Mission IMPROVable
Join the fast-paced and exciting team for an unpredictable evening of laughs.

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Sunday, August 24, 2014

7:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast McIntosh Dining Hall
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Lunch McIntosh Dining Hall
Noon – 1:00 p.m. Chapel Service
Explore religious life on campus with the first chapel service of the year.
English Chapel
1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Ada Churches Meet and Greet
An opportunity to meet with individuals from local churches.
English Chapel
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP) HPPEC 151
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Welcome Fest
Learn how to get involved at ONU. Meet student leaders from Student Senate, Greek organizations, Student Planning Committee, College-based organizations and manyh other campus groups.
King Horn Fieldhouse
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Library information and tour
This session is specifically designed to assist transfer students with their academic transition to campus.
Heterick Library
4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Dinner McIntosh Dining Hall
9:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Movie on the Tundra
Cosponsored by the Student Planning Committee


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Academic Meetings by department on Friday, August 22, from 3 to 5 p.m.

College of Business
Dicke Hall Forum
Human Performance & Sport Science
King Horn 112
College of Engineering
Meyer 107
Mathile 239
College of Pharmacy
Modern Languages
Dukes 201
Art & Design
Wilson 115
Presser Snyder Recital Hall
Biological & Allied Health Sciences
Science Annex 105
Mathile 112
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Mathile 248
Philosophy & Religion
Burgett Lounge
Communication and Media Studies
PAC 132
Science Annex 116A
Dukes 3rd floor office
Psychology, Sociology and Criminal JusticeHill 100
Dukes 112
Technological Studies
Taft 201
General Studies/Sciences
Dicke 137
Theatre Arts
PAC 131
History, Politics & Justice
Hill 200


Dates to remember:

Summer Orientation
June 15, 16, 22, & 23, 2017

Welcome Weekend
August 17-20, 2017

Move-In Day
August 17, 2017

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