Schedules



STORM DAY FRESHMEN SCHEDULE
June 6th, June 20th & July 18th 2014

• 8:00 - 8:30am    Check-In 
Student Success Center Lobby
Campus Resource Tables include: Residence Life, Public Safety, Student Accounts, Career Planning, Counseling, Health Center, Athletics, Student Support Services, Disability Services, Study Abroad, Greek Life,Parent's Association &  Alumni Affairs 

• 8:30am  Welcome & Opening  Performance
Student Success Center STORM Dome

• 9:00am  Math Placement Test (Results of this test will effect which math you are placed into)
Student Success Center Conference Rooms 2410-2417 & Administration Building 135

• 10:00 Break 
Outside the Student Success Center STORM Dome

• 10:15am  Academic Information Session
Student Success Center STORM Dome

• 11:00am Academic Advisement by Majors with Advisors
Various Locations around GSW

• 12:00pm  Small Group sessions with the Orientation Team 
Various Locations around the Marshall Student Center

• 12:30pm Getting to Know Technology at GSW
Jackson Performance Hall

• 1:00pm Lunch
 Marshall Student Center Dining Hall

• 1:45pm Math Placement Test Results & Major Changes if necessary
Student Success Center STORM Dome

• 2:00pm Getting Involved
Student Success Center STORM Dome

• 2:15pm Registration with your Advisor
Various Locations Around Campus

• 3:15pm Financial Aid/Hope/Loans & Scholarship Information Session
Student Success Center STORM Dome

• 3:15pm - 5:15pm Tours of Residence Halls
Southwestern Oaks I (Tours begin at the Student Success Center Gameroome every 5 minutes) 

• 3:15-5:15pm    Get your student ID, Housing Assignment, Turn in your QR Reader, Sign up for your evaluation & get your Orientation T-Shirt
Students living on campus don't have to have their student ID made during STORM Day.  They will have an opportunity to make their ID during Move-In Day and Welcome Week. ID's can be made in the Marshall Student Center ID Room or Student Success Center Intramural Gym.  Turn in your guitar pick and sign up to receive your evaluation in the Student Success Center STORM Dome.

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STORM DAY PARENT SCHEDULE
June 6th, June 20th & July 18th 2014

• 8:00 - 8:30am     Check In 
Student Success Center Lobby 
Campus Resource Tables include: Res. Life, Public Safety, Student Accounts,  Career Planning, Counseling, Health Center, Athletics, Student Support, Disability Services, Study Abroad, Greek Life, Parent's Association & GSW Retirees

• 8:30am     Welcome & Opening Performance 
Student Success Center STORM Dome

• 9:00am   Letting Go
Student Success Center STORM Dome

• 10:00 ­10:15am Break 
Student Success Center STORM Dome

• 10:15am  Academic Information Session
Student Success Center STORM Dome  

• 11:00am Academic Advisement by Majors with Advisors
Various Locations around GSW

• 12:00pm GSW Bookstore Open 
Marshall Student Center Bookstore

• 12pm Lunch
Marshall Student Center Dining Hall

• 1:00pm Staying Involved 
Jackson Performance Hall

• 1:45pm “Ask the students” Panel with the Orientation Team 
Jackson Performance Hall

• 2:15pm Taking Care of Business
Staff members from Bookstore, Residence Life, Business Office, Student Accounts, Public Safety will discuss every aspect of their department
Jackson Performance Hall

• 3:15pm Financial Aid/Hope/Loans & Scholarship Information Session
Student Success Center STORM Dome

• 3:15pm Tours of Residence Halls
Southwestern Oaks I (Tours begin at the Student Success Center Gameroom every 5 minutes) 

• 3:15-5:15pm Turn in your QR Reader and sign up for your survey & get your Orientation T-Shirt
Student Success Center Intramural Gym

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STORM DAY TRANSFER SCHEDULE
June 20th and July 18th, 2014

• 10:00 - 10:30am Check-In
Education Center 100

• 10:30am  Welcome
Education Center 100

• 10:45am  Taking Care of Business
Education Center 100

• 11:30am Academic Information Session
Education Center 100

• 12:15pm Academic Advisement by Majors with Advisors
Various Locations around GSW

Note: All sessions after Registration with Advisors is optional

• 12:45pm Lunch
 Marshall Student Center Dining Hall

• 1:30pm Tours of Campus & Residence Halls
Tour begins  from the Marshall Student Center Dining Hall and goes all around campus and can include: Southwestern Oaks I 

• 1:00-3:00pm    Get your student ID 
Student ID's will be made in the Marshall Student Center ID Room.

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FRESHMEN ORIENTATION SCHEDULE
Saturday, August 16th, 2014

* Indicates Sessions are Mandatory

8am - 1pm Move In Day (Arrive & Move In) *
Southwestern Oaks 1 & 2 - - Residents Only

8am – 5pm Student ID’s Made
. Student Success Center 3445

11am - 1pm Lunch!
Lunch will be provided by Aramark and Campus Ministries around GSW!
Marshall Student Center Dining Hall

1-5pm Shuttle to Walmart and surrounding Areas. 
Leaves from Southwestern Oaks I building every hour on the hour.  First come first serve basis.

4pm Parents’ Panel Discussion and Reception.
Student Success Center 2nd Floor Conference Rooms.

5:30pm Dinner & Bingo at the Marshall Student Center Dining Hall

8 - 10pm Drive-In Movie & Video Dance Party. Now Showing: Hangover Part 3 (Optional for Commuter Students)
Come hang out with the O’Team, Resident Assistants and the Greeks while being entertained watching the Hangover Part 3 which is not out on dvd yet.  This will be on a huge screen with amazing sound in the STORM Dome due to rain.

Sunday, August 17th, 2014
Orientation

1:00pm Orientation Check-In (Residential & Commuter Students)*
Student Success Center Lobby

1:30pm Welcome *
President Dr. Kendall Blanchard will welcome the incoming class of 2017.
Student Success Center STORM Dome

1:45pm Playfair *
Students will have an opportunity in a very safe and non-threatening way to bond together as a team and have fun.
Student Success Center STORM Dome

3:15pm Snack Break
Student Success Center Lobby

3 :30- 5:15pm Rotational Sessions *
Students will choose 3 sessions to attend during this  1 1/2 hour time period.  Students can choose from the following sessions: Campus Ministries, Greek Life, How To Stay Safe and Out of Trouble, Campus Recreation & Intramural Sports, Alcohol 101, Technology/RAIN/Radar/Web CT, What's your type, Mandatory Residence Life Session (Residential Students only) & General Q & A with the Orientation Team

Student Success Center (Rooms TBA)

6pm Welcome Back Dinner
Marshall Student Center

8:30pm- 10:30pm Second Showing of Hangover Part 3 in the STORM Dome
Come on out to the second showing of the Hangover Part 3 in the STORM Dome

Student Success Center STORM Dome

Student Success Center

Activities are subject to change. Final schedule will be given at Orientation Check-In. Events for the rest of the week will be emailed or view them by clicking here!

Note: Students who have not registered for Fall classes will have an opportunity to do so on during Fall wrap-up Registration Day usually scheduled the day before classes start.

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FALL REGISTRATION SCHEDULE
Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Freshmen Schedule

8:00am Check-In (Compass Testing Students Only)
Student Success Center Lobby

9:00am Check-In 
Student Success Center Lobby

9:30am Welcome & Announcements
Student Success Center Conference Rooms 2410-2417

9:45am Math Placement Testing
Student Success Center Room 12340

10:45am Small Group Sessions with Orientation Team
Student Success Center Intramural Gym

11:30am Lunch
Marshall Student Center Dining Hall

12:30am General Academic Advising
Student Success Center Conference Rooms 2410-2417

1:15pm Registration
Academic Skills Center

9am - 5pm Student ID's Made
Student Success Center 3446

3pm Campus Tour (Optional)
Leave from the Student Success Center Gameroom

Transfer Schedule

Tuesday, August 19th,  2014

9:00am Check-In 
Student Success Center Lobby

9:30am Welcome & Announcements
Student Success Center Conference Rooms 2410-2417

9:45am General Academic Advising
Student Success Center Conference Rooms 2410-2417

10:45am Meet with Advisor to Register for Class
Various Locations Around Campus

12 - 1pm Lunch
Marshall Student Center Dining Hall

9am - 5pm Student ID's Made
Student Success Center 3446

1pm & 3pm Campus Tours (Optional)
Leave from the Student Success Center Gameroom

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SPRING REGISTRATION SCHEDULE
 TBA

Freshmen Schedule

8:00am Check-In (Compass Testing Students Only)
Student Success Center Lobby

9:00am Check-In 
Student Success Center Lobby

9:30am Welcome & Announcements
Student Success Center Conference Rooms 2410-2417

9:45am Math Placement Testing
Student Success Center Room 1235

10:45am Small Group Sessions with Orientation Team
Student Success Center Intramural Gym

11:30am Lunch
Marshall Student Center Dining Hall

12:30am General Academic Advising
Student Success Center Conference Rooms 2410-2417

1:15pm Registration
Academic Skills Center

9am - 5pm Student ID's Made
Student Success Center 3446

3pm Campus Tour (Optional)
Leave from the Student Success Center Gameroom

Transfer Schedule

9:00am Check-In 
Student Success Center Lobby

9:30am Welcome & Announcements
Student Success Center Conference Rooms 2410-2417

9:45am General Academic Advising
Student Success Center Conference Rooms 2410-2417

10:45am Meet with Advisor to Register for Class
Various Locations Around Campus

12 - 1pm Lunch
Marshall Student Center Dining Hall

9am - 5pm Student ID's Made
Student Success Center 3446

1pm & 3pm Campus Tours (Optional)
Leave from the Student Success Center Gameroom