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Orientation & PostFest

Back To The NestOrientation,PostFest, and
Welcome Week 2021

Welcome Week 2021 Event Schedule

August 30th
Chill at the Nest
6 P.M. | Eagles Nest

August 31th
Mobile BINGO

7 P.M. | Great Lawn

September 1st
Welcome Week Carnival Games

7 P.M. | Great Lawn

September 2nd
Paint Night

8 P.M. | Eagles Nest

September 3rd
Welcome Week Karaoke

8 P.M. | Eagles Nest

September 4th
College Pop Culture Game Show

8 P.M. | Eagles Nest

September 5th
Live Music, Mugs, S’Mores and More at the Pub

7 P.M. | Great Lawn

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Orientation & PostFest 2021 Schedules

Thursday, August 26th

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
First Year Residents Move-in
RESIDENCE HALLS

11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Tell Me Who You Are Lunch
LEEVER DINING HALL

(First Years/Parents, Student Athletes)

2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
First Year Commuter Semester Kick-Off
LEEVER CENTER / EAGLES NEST

3:00 p.m.
Parents of First Years Social
GREAT LAWN

3:00 p.m.
First Years Meet Your Orientation Leaders
GREAT LAWN

4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Dinner (First Years and Student Athletes)
LEEVER DINING HALL

6:30 p.m.
Residence Hall Meetings
RESIDENCE HALLS

6:30 p.m.
Commuter Meet-Up
EAGLES’S NEST

7 p.m.
Neon Glow Party
NORTH LOT

 

Friday, August 27th

8:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
DINING HALL

9:30 a.m. – Noon
First Year’s the Learning Experience at Post
MACDERMID & NORTH HALL

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Sophomore Residents Move-in
RESIDENCE HALLS

11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Tell Me Who You Are Lunch
LEEVER DINING HALL

(First Years, Sophomores/Parents, Student Athletes)

1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
 First Year’s Adventure at Post
MEET ON GREAT LAWN

2 p.m. – 3 p.m.
Sophomore Commuter Semester Kick-Off Meeting
LEEVER CENTER / EAGLE’S NEST

3:30 p.m.
First Year’s and Sophomore Explore the Campus (Campus Tours)
MEET ON GREAT LAWN

3:30 p.m.
Parents of Sophomores Social
GREAT LAWN

4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Dinner
LEEVER DINING HALL

4:30p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Coffee, Crafts, and Cupcakes      
GREAT LAWN

6:30 p.m.
Residence Hall Meetings (Sophomores)
RESIDENCE HALLS

7 p.m.
90’s Night
NORTH LOT

Saturday, August 28th

8:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
DINING HALL

9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
First Years Playfair
LAMOY FIELD

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Sophomore Creating Your College Bucket List
MEET ON GREAT LAWN

11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Junior and Senior Residents Move-in
RESIDENCE HALLS

11:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Tell Me Who You Are Lunch
LEEVER DINING HALL

(First Years, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, & Junior/Senior Parents)

1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
First Years Creating Your College Bucket List
MEET ON GREAT LAWN

1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Sophomore Adventure at Post
MEET ON GREAT LAWN

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Junior & Senior Commuter Kickoff
LEEVER CENTER / EAGLE’S NEST

3:45 p.m.
Title IX and Sexual Respect First Years and Sophomores
MEET ON THE GREAT LAWN

4 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Dinner with Ice Cream and Instagram
LEEVER DINING HALL & GREAT LAWN

7 p.m.
Residence Hall Meetings / Juniors & Seniors
RESIDENCE HALLS

7:30 p.m.
PostFest
NORTH LOT

Sunday, August 29th

9:30 a.m.
Continental Breakfast
DINING HALL

10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Eagle Experience Showcase
GREAT LAWN

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Junior & Senior Residents Move-in
RESIDENCE HALLS

11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Lunch
DINING HALL

1 p.m.
Honors Program Meet and Greet
LIBRARY / UPSTAIRS

1:45 p.m.
Substance Abuse Awareness Speaker
MEET ON THE GREAT LAWN
(Freshmen, Sophomores, and Student Athletes Required)

4:30 p.m.
First Year and Sophomores pre-Convocation Gathering
NORTH LOT

5 p.m.
All-Student Convocation, Spirit Rally, and Dinner
LAMOY FIELD/NORTH LOT

7 p.m.
PostFest Finale!
NORTH LOT

Virtual Orientation August 28th and 29th
Saturday – August 28, 2021

9:30 a.m.
Meet Your Orientation Leaders
Microsoft TEAMS

10:30 a.m.
The Learning Experience at Post
Microsoft TEAMS

11:15 a.m.
Playfair
Microsoft TEAMS

12:15 p.m
Lunch (Uber Eats)

1:30 p.m.
Exploring the Virtual Campus
Virtual Campus

4:00 p.m.
Title IX and Sexual Respect
Microsoft TEAMS

 

Sunday – August 29, 2021

2 p.m.
Substance Abuse Speaker
Microsoft TEAMS

5 p.m.
Convocation and Spirit Rally
Microsoft TEAMS

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Student and SwoopNew & Returning Student Checklists

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