2017 Schedule

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Thursday, August 24, 2017

8 a.m. – Noon

Check-in

Living Areas

Noon – 4 p.m.

Community Fair

Quad

1 - 4 p.m.

Library Tours

Library (Murdock Learning Resource Center)

Noon

Intercultural Reception

Canyon Commons (banquet room)

1:45 - 2:45 p.m.

Residence Life Hangout 

HMS

Pennington

Gulley

Edwards

Brandt

 1:45 - 2:45 p.m.

Commuter Life Check-in 

 The Foxhole (Downstairs Klages)

3 p.m.

Transfer Session

Hoover 105

4-6 p.m

Welcome Dinner
Last names starting with letters ...
A-H: 4-4:30 p.m.
I-P: 4:30-5 p.m.
Q-Z: 5-5:30 p.m.

Canyon Commons

6 p.m.

University Welcome

Stoffer Family Stadium

7 p.m.

Rendezvous!

Stoffer Family Stadium

8 p.m.

Welcome Reception

Quad

9 p.m.

Candlelighting Ceremony

Quad

11 p.m.

Late Night at Fred Meyer

Fred Meyer, Newberg

Friday, August 25, 2017

7:30-8:30 a.m.

Breakfast

Canyon Commons

9-9:30 a.m.

Spiritual Life and Intercultural Life Session

Bauman Auditorium

9:30 a.m.

Opening Academic Session: Strategies for Success
*Required Session

Bauman Auditorium

10 a.m.

College Meetings: Meet your Major
*Required Session

Various

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Lunch

Canyon Commons

Noon

Veterans Lunch

Stevens 207

1 p.m.

Closing Ceremony

Quad

2-2:30 p.m.

Introduction to LIBA 100 class

Bauman Auditorium

2:30-5:30 p.m.

Transfer Writing Assessment Option

Hoover 105

2:45-3:45 p.m.

Meet with your LIBA 100 class

Various

4-5 p.m.

Commuter Life Session

Roberts Center

5-6 p.m.

Dinner

Canyon Commons

6 p.m. – late

Bruin Adventure (includes transportation and event)

Roberts Center Parking Lot

Saturday, August 26, 2017

7:30-9 a.m.

Breakfast

Canyon Commons

9 a.m. – Noon

Student Resources Offices Open

(Student Life, Financial Aid, Student Accounts, Idea Center)

Stevens Center

10 a.m.

Student Life Session

*Required Session

Bauman Auditorium

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Lunch

Canyon Commons

11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.

ASC (Student Government) Open House

ASC Student Office

12:30 p.m.

International Roommate Session

Canyon Commons (banquet room)

1:30 p.m. Online Course: Haven - Understanding Sexual Assault
Learn about healthy relationships, the importance of consent and being a good communicator, and the many ways you can help create the safe, positive campus you want to be a part of.
Online
3:30 p.m. Explore Newberg Meet in front of Stevens Center
5-6:30 p.m. Dinner Canyon Commons
6 p.m. Slip and Slide Quad
8 p.m. All-Campus Worship Bauman Auditorium
9 p.m. Fox After Hours

- Movie (Hoover 105)
- Games and Food in the Quad
- Knocker Ball in the Quad
- Laser Tag on the Soccer Field
All over campus

Sunday, August 27, 2017

9 a.m. Church Visits
View a list of local churches
Meet in front of Stevens Center to find a group to go to church with
11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Brunch Canyon Commons
3 p.m. Core Fitness & Relaxation Minthorn Hall Lawn
4 p.m. Pool Time Chehalem Aquatic Center
5-6:30 p.m. Country Barbecue Canyon Commons
6 p.m. Hoedown//Dessert Buffet Quad
9 p.m. Grocery Outlet Night Grocery Outlet in Newberg


If you have any questions, please contact us at welcome@georgefox.edu or 503-554-2310