Saturday, August 23, 2014

You will receive a detailed printed orientation schedule magazine when you arrive on campus. Click a date below to see basic schedules:


Note: Events listed are for all students unless otherwise noted. Sessions that are mandatory for student athletes are marked with an asterisk (*).

PARENTS 7:45 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. Parent Buffet Breakfast
Brown Family Courtyard
The Puget Sound Parents Council invites the parents,siblings, and guests of the Class of 2016 to an Orientation Weekend Breakfast. Before heading into your day of workshops, start your morning at this buffet breakfast at the Brown Family Courtyard (Harned and Thompson Hall Courtyard). Breakfast is $10 per person.
  8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Accessibility and Accommodation Session
PARENTS 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Parent and Family Check-in and Hospitality Area open
WSC Boardroom
  8:30 - 10 a.m. Make-up Testing*
For those students who have not taken the math placement test
Wyatt 203 & 209
PARENTS 9 - 10:30 a.m.

Parent Sessions--First Set

  • Financial aid, scholarships, and student accounts session (Kilworth Chapel)
  • First year issues (Schneebeck Concert Hall)
  • Technology Services Computer Information Session for Parents (Library 020 Presentation Room)
  • Library Information Session (approx. 60 min.; meet in foyer of Collins Memorial Library)
  9 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Student Financial Services open
Jones 019
Technology Services Table available
WSC Vendor Row
  8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Library open
  9 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Bookstore open
Diversion's Cafe open

WHITE 10 - 10:45 a.m. Overview of Orientation Meetings
Various locations
MAROON 10:45 - 11:30 a.m. Overview of Orientation Meetings
Various locations
PARENTS 10:45 a.m.- 12:15 p.m.

Parent Sessions--Second Set

  • Financial aid, scholarships, and student accounts session (Kilworth Chapel)
  • First year issues (Schneebeck Concert Hall)
  • Technology Services Computer Information Session for Parents (Library 020 Presentation Room)
  • Library Information Session (approx. 60 min.; meet in foyer of Collins Memorial Library)
  Noon - 5 p.m. Resident Student Association (RSA) Refrigerator Rental Pick-up
behind Student Diversity Center, 3211 N. 15th St.
  12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Group Advising Meetings
Various locations
  1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

BCSSE Survey
Various locations

TRANSFERS 2:30 p.m. Transfer Student Overview of Orientation
WSC Piano Lounge
PARENTS 2 - 3 p.m. Faculty Advisor Workshops
Locations listed in Orientation magazine
All parents are invited to an informal presentation and discussion to meet first-year faculty advisors and learn about the advising philosophy at Puget Sound.
PARENTS 3:00 p.m. Parent Gathering and Student Resources Open House
Wyatt Hall
Take this opportunity to meet other parents, ask any last-mniute questions you may have of our staff, and learn about the ways parents can get invovled at Puget Sound.
The student resources open house provides an informal opportunity to learn about the services provided by the university.  The dean of students representative, university administrators, and staff from various student services will be on hand to provide information and ask any questions.   
  3:30 - 5:00 p.m. Academic Fair
Marshall Hall
  5:00 -
7:00 p.m.
Dinner and farewells on your own
Restaurant guide available in the 2013 Orientation magazine (You will receive one on Friday, August 23rd!)
  6 p.m. - 1 a.m. Pizza Cellar open
  7 p.m. I Am Puget Sound Workshop, Class of 2017*
Fieldhouse
  9:00 p.m.

RSA Welcome Back Dance
WSC Rotunda

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