Monday, August 26, 2019

Download our Orientation Application by following these instructions. The application will provide you the most up to date schedule of Orientation activities. 

Orientation Application Downloading Instructions

 

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

   7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Library Open 

  8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

Advising Meetings 

Various Locations

  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Music Auditions

Various Locations

View the Audition Poster

  8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Interviews with Campus Employers 

Students with Work-Study 

  8 a.m.–3:30 p.m.

Grizz’s Garage
Thomas Hall 270
Visit Grizz's Garage for a cheap, convenient and sustainable way to approach dorm shopping!  We have a number of useful items for your residence hall. Check us out before heading to a retail store.  Supplies are limited and once it’s gone, it’s gone so plan to visit us right away!

 

9:00 a.m.– 5:00 p.m.

Expeditionary Open for Equipment Rentals or Paying for Reserved Equipment

1408 N. Alder

 

9:00 a.m.– 5:00 p.m.

Logger Store Open

Wheelock Student Center

  9 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

Diversions Cafe Open
 

   9-10 a.m.

Library Session 1

Collins Memorial Library 

*See your individual schedule for room assignment. 

   9-10:30 a.m.

ePortfolio Session 1
The training will orient you on the purpose and the technical aspects of the developing your Puget Sound ePortfolio.  Please bring your personal laptop (some laptops will be available for use) and have an image of yourself available on the laptop or flash drive.

Various Locations

*See your individual schedule for room assignment. 

  10-11 a.m.

Library Session 2

Collins Memorial Library 

*See your individual schedule for room assignment. 

New Transfers students & Transfer student guests 10:30 a.m. -11:00 a.m.

Transfer Essentials Day 

Meet your new fellow transfer students and meet President Crawford too! 

Trimble Forum
Light refreshments will be provided

New Transfers students & Transfer student guests 11:00am - Noon

Transfer Essentials Day continues

Academic Advising & the Registrar's Office will present information specific to the transfer experience at Puget Sound. 

Trimble Forum

   10:30-12 p.m. 

ePortfolio Session 2

The training will orient you on the purpose and the technical aspects of the developing your Puget Sound ePortfolio.  Please bring your personal laptop (some laptops will be available for use) and have an image of yourself available on the laptop or flash drive.
Various Locations

*See your individual schedule for room assignment. 

  11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Library Session 3

Collins Memorial Library 

*See your individual schedule for room assignment. 

New Transfers students & Transfer student guests  Noon to 2:00 p.m. 

Transfer Essentials Day Luncheon

Join us for a fantastic Luncheon with special faculty and staff guest including the Dean of Student, Dr. Uchenna Baker. *

Upper Marshall hall

 

*A campus tour will happen post-lunch for those interested. 

  1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. 

ePortfolio Session 3

The training will orient you on the purpose and the technical aspects of the developing your Puget Sound ePortfolio.  Please bring your personal laptop (some laptops will be available for use) and have an image of yourself available on the laptop or flash drive.
Various Locations

*See your individual schedule for room assignment. 

  11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

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. 

New Transfers students & Transfer student guests 2:00 p.m.  to 3:00 p.m.  

Transfer Essentials Day continues

Career and Employment Services (CES) will introduce you to ways we can support your unique needs as a transfer student—as you explore career options, practice professional skills and interactions, and launch a job or internship search. 

Trimble Forum

  2-3 p.m. 

Library Session 4

Collins Memorial Library 

*See your individual schedule for room assignment. 

   2 - 2:30 p.m.

Part-time Job Opportunities

Howarth Hall, Room 101

Need a job? Visit Career and Employment Services to learn about resources and job strategies that will help you identify and compete for part-time job opportunities.

New Transfers students & Transfer student guests  3:00 p.m.  to 5:00 p.m. 

Transfer Essentials Day Click & Split

A very fun activity that will help you get to know Tacoma! May the best team win the fabulous prizes from local vendors.

Trimble Forum 

   3:00 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.

E-Portfolio Session 4

The training will orient you on the purpose and the technical aspects of the developing your Puget Sound ePortfolio.  Please bring your personal laptop (some laptops will be available for use) and have an image of yourself available on the laptop or flash drive.
Various Locations

*See your individual schedule for room assignment. 

New Transfers students & Transfer student guests  5:00 p.m.

Transfer Essentials Day Student Programs Dinner

End the Click & Split activity by joining us for dinner in the Cellar (more food!) and our Director of Student Programs will entertain you with the many ways you can get involved at Puget Sound. Prizes for Click & Split will be awarded here. Don't miss it! 

The Cellar, Wheelock Student Center

 All new students 7 p.m. 

I Am Puget Sound

Memorial Fieldhouse
 

  8:45 p.m. 

Root Beer Floats with RSA with Greek Life Tours

Event Lawn

Departing from Root beer Floats

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.

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