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FALL ORIENTATION SCHEDULE

STUDENT FALL ORIENTATION SCHEDULE

*Masks or Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is mandatory for all scheduled events
**Schedule is subject to change

Wednesday, August 26, 2020
Time Event Description Location
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Check In Towers A
Columbia Residence Halls
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Lunch Dining Hall
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Advising Session By Appointment
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Dinner Dining Hall
Thursday, August 27, 2020
Time Event Description Location
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Check In Towers A
Columbia Residence Halls
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Commuter Check-In Campus Center Portico
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Getting to Your Orientation Leader Various Locations
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Getting to Know You With Your Orientation Leader Various Locations
5:30 p.m. Class Picture Carnegie Lawn
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Dinner Dining Hall
7:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Commuter 101 Cowles Hall Commuter Lounge
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Residence Hall Meetings Towers A
Columbia Residence Halls
8:30 p.m. Eagles After Dark Various Locations
Friday, August 28, 2020
Time Event Description Location
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast Dining Hall
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. FYS Group Sessions Various Location
12:00 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. Lunch Dining Hall
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Keynote Speaker Various Locations
2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Major/Division Meetings Various Location
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. President's Welcome Cowles Hall Portico and Lawn
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Dinner Campus Center Lawn
7:00 p.m. Eagles After Dark Campus Wide
Saturday, August 29, 2020
Time Event Description Location
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Breakfast Dining Hall
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Eagle Expectations
(Policies and Procedures)
Various Locations
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch Dining Hall
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Beyond the Classroom
The Power of Engagement
Various Locations
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. The Real Buzz
Alcohol & Drug Awareness
Various Locations
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Title IX
E.I.E.
Various Locations
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Relax/Get Ready for Candlelight Campus Wide
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Candlelight Dinner Dining Hall
7:30 p.m. Banner Ceremony Flag Pole Plaza
7:45 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Candlelight Ceremony The Puddle
9:00 p.m. Eagles After Dark Outside
Residence Halls
Sunday, August 30, 2020
Time Event Description Location
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Brunch Dining Hall
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Dinner Dining Hall

*Masks or Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is mandatory for all scheduled events
**Schedule is subject to change