New High School Student Orientation Schedules

You are embarking on what will be a powerfully challenging and rewarding time in your high school life. Your training here begins with New Student Orientation. During the summer months we'll be finalizing schedules and dates to post to this page.

Key Dates

  • August 15, 2019 New student move-in to residence halls
  • August 15 through 6:30 p.m. August 16, 2019 Parent & Family portion of Orientation
  • August 19, 2019  High School Classes begin
  • August 15-26, 2019 Orientation Period

Move-In & Check-In

There is a lot to do during the initial hours and for those students moving into the residence halls to commuter students checking in so we've separated out the Opening Day Schedule to give you step-by-step instructions.

mOVE-IN  & Check-in Schedule

Day-by-Day Orientation Schedules

There are important meetings, assessments and orientations for different campus services during your first days on campus. Refer to this schedule.

Actor

Thursday, August 15

  • MOVE-IN 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Connector Building, Gallery
  • RESIDENTIAL CHECK-IN TIMES:
  • MOORE & SANFORD HALL FLOOR 3 | 9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m
  • MOORE & SANFORD HALL FLOOR 1 & 2 | 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • COMMUTER CHECK-IN 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • LUNCH 11  a.m.-1 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall
  • COMMUTER STUDENT & PARENT ORIENTATION 2:30 p.m.-3 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • NEW STUDENT MEETING 3 p.m.-4 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • CANVAS TRAINING 4 p.m. -5p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • DINNER WITH RESIDENCE LIFE  5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall (Students Only)
  • PARENT RECEPTION WITH STUDENT AFFAIRS & RESIDENCE LIFE  5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall (Parents Only)
  • STUDENT SERVICES FAIR 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Bottom Floor (Students & Parents)

Note: This conclude parent & family portion of Opening Day.

  • OPENING DAY CURFEW 9 p.m. Residence Halls
  • RESIDENCE HALL MEETINGS
 9:15 p.m.-9:45 p.m. Residence Halls

Friday, August 16

  • BREAKFAST 7:30 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • PARENT BREAKFAST 7:30 a.m.-8:50 a.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • HIGH SCHOOL ACADEMICS Q&A 9 a.m.-9:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • SAFE U & CAMPUS SAFETY 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • GRADES 11 & 12 OVERVIEW & RESOURCES 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (11th & 12th grade Parents only)
  • LUNCH 12 p.m.-1:30  p.m. Dining Hall
  • ACADEMIC OPEN HOUSE 1:30 p.m.-3 p.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor (Students & Parents)
  • DRAMA ORIENTATION 3 p.m.-6 p.m. Workplace 3rd Floor, Studio 634 (Students & Parents)
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30  p.m. Dining Hall

Note: This concludes parent & family portion of New Student Orientation.

  • STUFF-A-PLUSH 8 p.m.-10 p.m. Connector Building
  • CURFEW 11 p.m. Residence Halls

Saturday, August 17

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • MATH PLACEMENT 9 am-10 a.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor (Required Students will be notified)
  • ADD/DROP & ARTS CHECK-IN 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Gray Building, Room 302
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE PLACEMENT 9 a.m.-11  a.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor (2nd or 3rd year French or Spanish Students only)
  • STUDENT CANVAS TRAINING 11 a.m. -12 p.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor
  • LUNCH 12 p.m-1:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7 p.m. Dining Hall
  • IMPROV SHOW 7 p.m.-8 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • CURFEW 9 p.m. Residence Halls
  • FLOOR MEETINGS WITH PEER LEADERS 9:15 p.m. Residence Halls

Sunday, August 18

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-10 a.m. Dining Hall
  • PANEL DISCUSSION WITH STUDENT LEADERS 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall, Hood Recital Hall, Room 206
  • LUNCH 11:10 a.m.- 1 p.m.  Dining Hall
  • COLOR RUN  4 p.m.-5 p.m. High School Backyard
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • STUDENT TRANSPORTATION SERVICES ORIENTATION TRIP 6:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. Performance Place Circle
  • CURFEW 10 p.m. Residence Halls

Monday, August 19

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • HIGH SCHOOL CLASSES BEGIN 8 a.m.
  • LUNCH 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Dining Hall

Tuesday, August 20

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Wednesday, August 21

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Thursday, August 22

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • DRAMA MONOLOGUES FOR DRAMA FACULTY 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Workplace, Studio 634
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Friday, August 23

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • HIGH SCHOOL CONVOCATION 9 a.m.-10 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • SPEAK ABOUT IT PERFORMANCE 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • HIGH SCHOOL EXPERIENCE DAY 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Gray Building
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • STUDENT CLUB FAIR 3:30 p.m.-4 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall Lobby
  • WELCOME BACK DANCE 9 p.m.-11 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall

Saturday, August 24

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS INFO SESSION 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Room 301
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.- 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, August 25

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-11 a.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

 Monday, August 26

  • COOKOUT & PARTY ON THE PLAZA 6 p.m.-7 p.m. Daniels Plaza

Dancer

Thursday, August 15

  • MOVE-IN 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Connector Building, Gallery
  • RESIDENTIAL CHECK-IN TIMES:
  • MOORE & SANFORD HALL FLOOR 3 | 9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
  • MOORE & SANFORD HALL FLOOR 1 & 2 | 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.                                          
  • COMMUTER CHECK-IN 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • LUNCH 11  a.m.-1 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall
  • COMMUTER STUDENT & PARENT ORIENTATION 2:30 p.m.-3 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • NEW STUDENT MEETING 3 p.m.-4 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • CANVAS TRAINING 4 p.m. -5 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • DINNER WITH RESIDENCE LIFE  5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall (Students Only)
  • PARENT RECEPTION WITH STUDENT AFFAIRS & RESIDENCE LIFE  5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall (Parents Only)
  • STUDENT SERVICES FAIR 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Bottom Floor (Students & Parents)

Note: This conclude parent & family portion of Opening Day.

  • OPENING DAY CURFEW 9 p.m. Residence Halls
  • RESIDENCE HALL MEETINGS
 9:15 p.m.-9:45 p.m. Residence Halls

Friday, August 16

  • BREAKFAST 7:30 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • PARENT BREAKFAST 7:30 a.m.-8:50 a.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • HIGH SCHOOL ACADEMICS Q&A 9 a.m.-9:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • SAFE U & CAMPUS SAFETY 10 a.m.- 11:30 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • GRADES 11 & 12 OVERVIEW & RESOURCES 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (11th & 12th grade Parents only)
  • LUNCH 12 p.m.-1:30  p.m. Dining Hall
  • ACADEMIC OPEN HOUSE 1:30 p.m.-3 p.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor (Students & Parents)
  • DANCE ORIENTATION 3 p.m.-5 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30  p.m. Dining Hall

Note: This concludes parent & family portion of New Student Orientation.

  • STUFF-A-PLUSH 8 p.m.-10 p.m. Connector Building
  • CURFEW 11 p.m.

Saturday, August 17

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • MATH PLACEMENT TEST 9 a.m.-10 a.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor (Required students will be notified)
  • ADD/DROP & ARTS CHECK-IN 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Gray Building, Room 302
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE PLACEMENT TEST 9 a.m.-11  a.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor (2nd or 3rd year French or Spanish Students only)
  • STUDENT CANVAS TRAINING 11 a.m. -12 p.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor 
  • LUNCH 12 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7 p.m. Dining Hall
  • IMPROV SHOW 7 p.m.-8 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • CURFEW 9 p.m. Residence Halls
  • FLOOR MEETINGS WITH PEER LEADERS 9:15 p.m. Residence Halls

Sunday, August 18

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-10 a.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall
  • PANEL DISCUSSION WITH STUDENT LEADERS 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall, Hood Recital Hall, Room 206
  • LUNCH 11:10 a.m.- 1 p.m. Dining Hall
  • COLOR RUN 4 p.m.-5 p.m. High School Backyard
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7 p.m.  Dining Hall
  • STUDENT TRANSPORTATION SERVICES ORIENTATION TRIP 6:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. Performance Place Circle
  • CURFEW 10 p.m. Residence Halls

Monday, August 19

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • NEW BALLET 9th & 10th DANCE CHECK-IN 8 a.m.- 8:30 a.m. Dance Main Office
  • HIGH SCHOOL CLASSES BEGIN 8 a.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • NEW BALLET 11th & 12th AND NEW CONTEMPORARY 10th, 11th, 12th DANCE CHECK-IN 11:50 a.m.- 12:45 p.m. Dance Main Office
  • DINNER 4:30p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Tuesday, August 20

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Wednesday, August 21

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Thursday, August 22

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • BALLET PLACEMENT CLASS FOR NEW CONTEMPORARY DANCE MAJORS
    3:45 p.m.-5:15 p.m. Studio A
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Friday, August 23

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • HIGH SCHOOL CONVOCATION 9 a.m.-10 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • SPEAK ABOUT IT PERFORMANCE 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • HIGH SCHOOL EXPERIENCE DAY 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Gray Building
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • STUDENT CLUB FAIR 3:30 p.m.-4 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall Lobby
  • WELCOME BACK DANCE 9 p.m.-11  p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg  Social Hall

Saturday, August 24

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-11 a.m.
  • INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS INFORMATION SESSION 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Room 301
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Sunday, August 25

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

 Monday, August 26

  • COOKOUT & PARTY ON THE PLAZA 6 p.m.-7 p.m. Daniels Plaza

Musician

 Thursday, August 15

  • MOVE-IN 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Connector Building, Gallery
  • RESIDENTIAL CHECK-IN TIMES:  
  • MOORE & SANFORD HALL FLOOR 3 | 9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m
  • MOORE & SANFORD HALL FLOOR 1 & 2 | 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.                                                 
  • COMMUTER CHECK-IN 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • LUNCH 11  a.m.-1 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall
  • COMMUTER STUDENT & PARENT ORIENTATION 2:30 p.m.-3 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • NEW STUDENT MEETING 3 p.m.- 4 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • CANVAS TRAINING 4 p.m. - 5p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • DINNER WITH RESIDENCE LIFE  5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall (Students Only)
  • PARENT RECEPTION WITH STUDENT AFFAIRS & RESIDENCE LIFE  5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall (Parents Only)
  • STUDENT SERVICES FAIR 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Bottom Floor (Students & Parents)

Note: This conclude parent & family portion of Opening Day.

  • OPENING DAY CURFEW 9 p.m. Residence Halls
  • RESIDENCE HALL MEETINGS
 9:15 p.m.-9:45 p.m. Residence Halls

 

Friday, August 16

  • BREAKFAST 7:30 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • PARENT BREAKFAST 7:30 a.m.-8:50 a.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • HIGH SCHOOL ACADEMICS Q&A 9 a.m.-9:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • SAFE U & CAMPUS SAFETY 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • GRADES 11 & 12 OVERVIEW & RESOURCES 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (11th & 12th grade Parents only)
  • LUNCH 12 p.m.-1:30  p.m. Dining Hall
  • ACADEMIC OPEN HOUSE 1:30 p.m.-3 p.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor (Students & Parents)
  • SCHOOL OF MUSIC WELCOME SESSION 3 p.m.-4:15 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall (Students & Parents)
  • THEORY & MUSICIANSHIP: WRITTEN PORTION PLACEMENT ASSESSMENT 4:15 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Gray Building Room 134 (11th and 12th Grade only)
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Note: This concludes parent & family portion of New Student Orientation.

  • STUFF-A-PLUSH 8 p.m.-10 p.m. Connector Building
  • CURFEW 11 p.m.

Saturday, August 17

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • MATH PLACEMENT TEST 9 a.m.-10 a.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor (Required students will be notified)
  • ADD/DROP & ARTS CHECK-IN 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Gray Building, Room 302
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE PLACEMENT TEST 9 a.m.-11  a.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor (2nd or 3rd year French or Spanish Students only)
  • THEORY & MUSICIANSHIP PLACEMENT ASSESSMENT INTERVIEW 9 a.m.-12 p.m. Gray Building 123, 125, & Crawford Hall
  • STUDENT CANVAS TRAINING 11 a.m. -12 p.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor
  • LUNCH 12 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • IMPROV SHOW 7 p.m.-8 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • CURFEW 9 p.m. Residence Halls
  • FLOOR MEETINGS WITH PEER LEADERS 9:15 p.m. Residence Halls

Sunday, August 18

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-10 a.m. Dining Hall
  • PANEL DISCUSSION WITH STUDENT LEADERS 10:30 a.m.- 11:30 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall, Hood Recital Hall, Room 206
  • LUNCH 11:10 a.m.- 1 p.m. Dining Hall
  • COLOR RUN 4 p.m.-5 p.m. High School Backyard
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7 p.m. Dining
  • STUDENT TRANSPORTATION SERVICES ORIENTATION TRIP
    6:30 a.m.- 8:30 p.m. Performance Place Circle
  • CURFEW 10 p.m. Residence Halls

Monday, August 19

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • HIGH SCHOOL CLASSES BEGIN 8 a.m.
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Tuesday, August 20

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Wednesday, August 21

  • BREAKFAST 7:15-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • FIRST OF YEAR HEARINGS  (Brass, Strings, Woodwinds)
    3 p.m.-6:30 p.m. School of Music Complex, Rooms 167 & 168
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Thursday, August 22

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • FIRST OF YEAR HEARING (Piano) 4 p.m.-6 p.m. School of Music Complex, Watson Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 pm. Dining Hall

Friday, August 23

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • HIGH SCHOOL CONVOCATION 9 a.m.-10 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • SPEAK ABOUT IT PERFORMANCE 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • HIGH SCHOOL EXPERIENCE DAY 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Gray Building
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • STUDENT CLUB FAIR 3:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall Lobby
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • WELCOME BACK DANCE 9 p.m.-11  p.m. Eisenberg Social Hall

Saturday, August 24

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS INFORMATION SESSION
    10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Room 301
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall

Sunday, August 25

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • STUDIO MEETINGS 5 p.m.-6 p.m. (Check with studio teacher)

Monday, August 26

  • COOKOUT & PARTY ON THE PLAZA 6 p.m.-7 p.m. Daniels Plaza

Visual Artist

 

Thursday, August 15

  • MOVE-IN 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Connector Building, Gallery
  • RESIDENTIAL CHECK-IN TIMES:
  • MOORE & SANFORD HALL FLOOR 3 | 9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
  • MOORE & SANFORD HALL FLOOR 1 & 2 | 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.                                           
  • COMMUTER CHECK-IN 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • LUNCH 11  a.m.-1 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall
  • COMMUTER STUDENT & PARENT ORIENTATION 2:30 p.m.-3 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • NEW STUDENT MEETING 3 p.m.-4 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • CANVAS TRAINING 4 p.m. -5 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • DINNER WITH RESIDENCE LIFE  5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall (Students Only)
  • PARENT RECEPTION WITH STUDENT AFFAIRS & RESIDENCE LIFE
     5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall (Parents Only)
  • STUDENT SERVICES FAIR 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Bottom Floor (Students & Parents)

Note: This conclude parent & family portion of Opening Day.

  • OPENING DAY CURFEW 9 p.m. Residence Halls
  • RESIDENCE HALL MEETINGS
 9:15 p.m.-9:45 p.m. Residence Hall

Friday, August 16

  • BREAKFAST 7:30 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • PARENT BREAKFAST 7:30 a.m.-8:50 a.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall
  • HIGH SCHOOL ACADEMICS Q&A 9 a.m.-9:50 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • SAFE U & CAMPUS SAFETY 10 a.m.- 11:30 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (Students & Parents)
  • GRADES 11 & 12 OVERVIEW & RESOURCES 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall (11th & 12th grade Parents only)
  • LUNCH 12 p.m.-1:30  p.m. Dining Hall
  • ACADEMIC OPEN HOUSE 1:30 p.m.-3 p.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor (Students & Parents)
  • VISUAL ARTS ORIENTATION 3 p.m.-5 p.m. Workplace 4th Floor, Room 703 (Students & Parents)
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30  p.m. Dining Hall

Note: This concludes the parent & family portion of New Student Orientation.

  • STUFF-A-PLUSH 8 p.m.-10 p.m. Connector Building
  • CURFEW 11 p.m. Residence Halls

Saturday, August 17

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • MATH PLACEMENT TEST 9 a.m.-10 a.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor (Required students will be notified)
  • ADD/DROP & ARTS CHECK-IN 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Gray Building, Room 302
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE PLACEMENT TEST 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor (2nd or 3rd year French or Spanish Students only)
  • STUDENT CANVAS TRAINING 11 a.m. -12 p.m. Gray Building, 3rd Floor
  • LUNCH 12 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • IMPROV SHOW 7 p.m.-8 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • CURFEW 9 p.m. Residence Halls
  • FLOOR MEETINGS WITH PEER LEADERS 9:15 p.m. Residence Halls

Sunday, August 18

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-10 a.m. Dining Hall
  • PANEL DISCUSSION WITH STUDENT LEADERS 10:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall, Hood Recital Hall, Room 206
  • LUNCH 11:10 a.m.-1 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Dining Hall
  • COLOR RUN 4 p.m.-5 p.m. High School Backyard
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining
  • STUDENT TRANSPORTATION SERVICES ORIENTATION TRIP 6:30 p.m.- 8:30 p.m. Performance Place Circle
  • CURFEW 10 p.m. Residence Halls

Monday, August 19

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • HIGH SCHOOL CLASSES BEGIN 8 a.m.
  • LUNCH 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. DIning Hall
  • VA I & II (Juniors & Seniors) Meeting 3:45 p.m.-5:45 p.m. Workplace Building, 4th Floor, Visual Arts Studio
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Tuesday, August 20

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-9 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Wednesday, August 21

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Thursday, August 22

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • D&P COOKOUT 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. D&P Building, Paint Shop

Friday, August 23

  • BREAKFAST 7:15 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • HIGH SCHOOL CONVOCATION 9 a.m.-10 a.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • SPEAK ABOUT IT PERFORMANCE 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall
  • HIGH SCHOOL EXPERIENCE DAY  10 a.m.-4 p.m. Gray Building
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • STUDENT CLUB FAIR 3:30 p.m.-4 p.m. Gray Building, Crawford Hall Lobby
  • WELCOME BACK DANCE 9 p.m.-11  p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Eisenberg Social Hall

Saturday, August 24

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS INFORMATION SESSION 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Hanes Student Commons, Room 301
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall

Sunday, August 25

  • BREAKFAST 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Dining Hall
  • LUNCH 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Dining Hall
  • DINNER 4:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Dining Hall
  • D&P RESPIRATOR FITTING 6:15-7:30 p.m. (Cash/Checks only, Appointments Posted) D&P Building, Room 115

Monday, August 26

  • COOKOUT & PARTY ON THE PLAZA 6 p.m.-7 p.m. Daniels Plaza