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STORM DAY FRESHMEN SCHEDULE

June 5th, June 19th & July 17th 2015

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 campus

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 sourvenir and sign up to receive your evaluation in the Student Success Center STORM Dome.

STORM DAY PARENT SCHEDULE

June 5th, June 19th & July 17th 2015

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 souvenir and survey & get your Orientation T-Shirt

Student Success Center Intramural Gym

STORM DAY TRANSFER SCHEDULE

June 19th and July 17th, 2015

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.

FRESHMEN ORIENTATION SCHEDULE

Saturday, August 15th, 2015

* 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 Laser Tag & Video Dance Party. (Optional for Commuter Students)

Come hang out with the O’Team, Resident Assistants and the Greeks while being entertained with the latest greatest hits at the Video Dance Party.  Not in the mood to dance?  Then shoot your way to victory with free laser Tag.


Sunday, August 16th, 2015

1:00pm Orientation Check-In (Residential & Commuter Students)*

Student Success Center Lobby

1:30pm Welcome *

President Dr. Charles Patterson will welcome the incoming class of 2019.
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 Entertainment is TBD

Expect Great things during this time slot
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.

FALL REGISTRATION SCHEDULE

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

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 1240

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 & Online Platform Demonstartions

Academic Resource Center

1:15pm Registration

Academic Resource Center

9am - 5pm Student ID's Made

Marshall Student Center ID Room

3pm Campus Tour (Optional)

Leave from the Student Success Center Gameroom


Transfer Schedule

Tuesday, August 18th,  2015

9:00am Check-In

Student Success Center Lobby

9:30am Welcome & Announcements

Student Success Center Conference Rooms 2410-2417

9:40am RAIN, Radar, GAView, Degree Works, and Beacon

          Student Success Center Conference Rooms 2410-2417

10:00am 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

Marshall Student Center ID Room

1pm & 3pm Campus Tours (Optional)

Leave from the Student Success Center Gameroom

SPRING REGISTRATION SCHEDULE

 

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 & Online Platforms

Academic Resource Center

1:15pm Registration

Academic Resource Center

9am - 5pm Student ID's Made

Marshall Student Center ID Room

3pm Campus Tour (Optional)

Leave from the Student Success Center Gameroom


Transfer Schedule

January 13th, 2015

9:00am Check-In

Student Success Center Lobby

9:30am Welcome & Announcements

Student Success Center Conference Rooms 2410-2417

9:40am RAIN, Radar, GAView, Degree Works, and Beacon

          Student Success Center Conference Rooms 2410-2417

 

10:00am General Academic Advising

Student Success Center Conference Rooms 2410-2417

10:45am Meet with Advisor to Register for Classes

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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