Thursday, August 24, 2017

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 (*).

  6:30 a.m. Diner Open early for backpacking and canoers leaving early!
WHITE 7:00 a.m. Backpackers and Out-of-Camp Canoers #1 and #2 leave for Passages
Buses load at Diversions Cafe
  7:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.

Library open
Diversions Cafe open

MAROON 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Foreign Language Proficiency Testing
Wyatt 203 & 209
MAROON
BACKPACKERS & CANOE GROUPS #1 & #2
8:00 a.m. - Noon Individual Advising Appointments
MAROON 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Winds and Percussion Auditions
Music Building, Room 220
MAROON 10:00 a.m. - Noon Choral Auditions
Music Building, Room L6
MAROON 10:00 a.m. - Noon Piano Auditions
Music Building, Room 208
MAROON 11:00 a.m. - Noon Jazz Auditions
Music Building, L1
TRANSFER STUDENTS 9:00 a.m. - Noon Check In and Welcome
Student Development House--3209 N. 15th 
Look for the “Transfer Student Perspectives” banner.
Meet your Orientation Leaders, pick up your new student
packet, and have your photo ID picture taken.
TRANSFER STUDENTS 9:00 a.m. - Noon Residential Facilities Open for Check In of Transfer
Students

Students who will live on campus should report
directly to the Student Development house at 3209 N.
15th St., 253.879.3317 your housing assignment and keys
TRANSFER STUDENTS & MAROON
BACKPACKERS with work-study awards (required attendance)
9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Federal and State Work-Study Employment Information
Rausch Auditorium
If your financial aid award includes federal or state work-study, you are required to attend this session. You will receive your job referral notification and learn about procedures, expectations and benefits of on-campus employment.

TRANSFER STUDENTS & MAROON
BACKPACKERS

11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Part-Time Employment Opportunities
Howarth Hall, Room 101
TRANSFER STUDENTS 11:30 a.m. to Noon

Transfer Day Welcome and Overview

Join the Transfer Perspectives Leaders for a welcome and an overview of Transfer Essentials Day prior to the Welcome Lunch.  Advising and Registrar staff will also give a brief presentation about our academic core and resources.  

WSC Rotunda

TRANSFER STUDENTS

Noon to 2:00 p.m. Welcome to Puget Sound
Lunch with the President and  Dean Bartanen  as well as other staff and faculty
WSC Rotunda

MAROON

Noon - 6:00 p.m.

Registration*
(Student athletes are required to register with their maroon or white color group.)

MAROON

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Cultural, Spiritual, and Social Identities Expo

SDC/SJC spaces (13th & Lawrence, blue and sage houses)
"Drop in to meet student leaders from Puget Sound’s wide variety of groups and clubs that engage cultural/social identities (race, gender, sexuality, and more!), religious and spiritual practices, and work for social justice on campus and beyond. 

WHITE

1:00 p.m.

Base campers and Out-of-Camp Canoers #3 and #4 leave for Passages
Buses load at Diversions Cafe

TRANSFER STUDENTS

2:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Prelude Workshop
HO212 and HO201

MAROON

3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Strings and Harp Auditions

Schneebeck Concert Hall

TRANSFER STUDENTS

4:30p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Click-n-Split
WSC Rotunda

TRANSFER STUDENTS 6:00 p.m. Click 'n' Split Celebration and Student Activities Dinner
The Cellar
MAROON & TRANSFER STUDENTS 6:30 p.m.

ASUPS (Associated Students of the University of Puget Sound) Open House
Curious about what ASUPS does? Looking to get more involved? Want to start a club? Just want to stop and see where the ASUPS Office is located--Wheelock Student Center 210. Come visit us! We're hanging out in the ASUPS Office with snacks (and maybe even some ASUPS giveaways)!

MAROON & TRANSFER STUDENTS 7:00 p.m. 

Greek Life House Tours 
Departing from the Information Desk in the Wheelock Student Center
Whether you came to Puget Sound knowing you wanted to join Greek Life or are still trying to figure out if it is something you're interested in, join the Interfraternity Council and the Panhellenic Council executive members on house tours and get your questions answered.

MAROON & TRANSFER STUDENTS 8:00 p.m.

ASUPS Presents Evening Entertainment: Zootopia
Join us for snacks and Zootopia! Dr. Shakti Butler, the I Am Puget Sound speaker from Saturday night, consulted on Zootopia and is one of the reasons it is an Oscar winning film! Whether you've seen it before or are watching for the first time, join us for a break brief break from the your Orientation day.

  8:00 p.m. - Midnight Pizza Cellar open

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