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Bear Tracks 102

August 19 - 22, 2012

SATURDAY, August 18, 2012

Parking permits can be picked up in McIntosh Center conference room #7 on August 18 and 19 from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. After Sunday, students are to go to the Security Office to pick up permits between 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ID cards (if you already had your ID photo taken at Orientation) can be picked up August 18 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. in conference room #7 and August 19 from 12 p.m. - 3 p.m. in the Controller’s Office. For your convenience, the ONU Bookstore will be open August 18 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and August 19 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Normal hours of operation are Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

8 a.m.Residence Halls open for New Students
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.Lunch
4 p.m.Opening Convocation** (ONU Sports Center-Field House)
5:30 p.m.New Student and Parent Picnic
8 p.m.Playfair** (ONU Sports Center-Field House)
9:30 p.m.Residential Students** Meet with Residence Life staff in residence halls for wing meetings

 

SUNDAY, August 19, 2012

7 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.Hot Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.Continental Breakfast
10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.Transportation to Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church Vans depart from McIntosh Center fountain area. All students are encouraged to attend Chapel service on campus.
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Chapel Service (English Chapel)
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.Lunch
2 p.m.The Path to College Success (North Gym King-Horn)
3 p.m.Academic Sessions** College of Business** (Dicke Forum) Biology department majors** (Science Annex 105) Communication Arts majors** (PAC 131) General Education 101** All students who are not attending a college session during this time should plan to attend this session. (McIntosh Ballroom)
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.Dinner
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.Greekapalooza (Tundra) Rock out with the ONU Greek community as they bring live music and fun to the Tundra

 

MONDAY, August 20, 2012

7 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.Hot Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.Continental Breakfast
9 a.m.Academic Sessions** College of Engineering** (Science Annex 105) College of Pharmacy** (HPPEC 151) College of Arts & Sciences** (TBA), (All majors except Biology and Communication Arts) General Education 101** All students who are not attending a college session during this time should attend this session. (English Chapel - Sanctuary)
10:30 a.m.Mathematic Placement Test (MT 212)
10:30 a.m.Financial Aid and Student Employment Sessions (McIntosh Ballroom)
11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.Lunch
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.Welcome Fest Learn how to get involved at ONU. Meet student leaders from Student Senate, Interfraternity Council, Panhellenic Council, Student Planning Committee, and many other campus groups and Organizations in ONU Sports Center Field House
4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m.Dinner
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.“It’s Your Student Life!!” (English Chapel, Hakes Pierstorf 151, Meyer 107, McIntosh Ballroom, Dicke Forum) Students Divided into smaller groups)
8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.New Student Carnival (McIntosh Center) Open Houses (Counseling Center, Health Center, Multicultural Center)

 

TUESDAY, August 21, 2012

7 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.Hot Breakfast
8:30 a.m.  – 11 a.m.Continental Breakfast
9 a.m.Community Service Project Discussion (Locations TBA)
11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.Lunch
1 p.m.An Introduction to Service (ONU Sports Center-Field House)
2 p.m. – 5 p.m.ACE Community Service Projects (Locations TBA)
4:30 p.m. – 6 p.m.Dinner
7 p.m.Movie on the Tundra

 

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

7 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.Hot Breakfast
8:30 a.m.  - 11 a.m.Continental Breakfast
  
8 a.m. - NoonRegistration General Add/Drop Session in the McIntosh Center Ballroom for freshmen, transfers, re-entries and students who attended spring semester but did not advance register. Students who miss the morning session can go to the Registrar’s Office from 1:30 - 5 p.m.

**Denotes required attendance by ALL NEW STUDENTS.