We can’t wait to have you on campus. Below are the arrival day schedules, a timeline from now until the first week of classes, and the academic calendar. You can also access your enrollment checklist for more assistance.

2019 Arrival Day Schedules & other dates

August 9 Schedule

Please plan on attending orientation activities throughout the day. Parents, please plan to be on campus from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Students, you will be busy all day, so plan accordingly!

*Please note this is a tentative schedule and may change.

August 9, 2019

8–9 am, Orientation Check-In
Alvord Theatre, Ponzio Campus Center

8 am–12 pm, Residence Hall Move-In
Assigned Residence Halls
After you check in for Orientation, head to your assigned hall.  Residential Life will check you in.

8 am–12 pm, Taking Care of Business
Ponzio Campus Center
All student services offices are open to take care of personal and academic needs. You will receive a checklist at check-in to make sure you don’t miss anything.

11:30 am–1 pm, Lunch
Cafeteria, Ponzio Campus Center
Join your fellow new students and families for a picnic lunch.

1–2 pm, Welcome to Northland
Alvord Theatre, Ponzio Campus Center

2-2:30 pm, Meet & Greet Trip Leaders
Follow Your Leader
Meet the others in your trip and ask all those questions you have been waiting to ask.

2:30–3:30 pm, Students: Outdoor Orientation
Follow Your Leader
Get to know your trip-mates!

2:30–3:30 pm, Parents: Q & A Session
Alvord Theatre, Ponzio Campus Center

3:30–4 pm, Goodbyes!

4:30 pm, Dinner with Trip Leader
Ask your trip leader

August 26 Schedule

Please plan on attending orientation activities throughout the day. Parents, please plan to be on campus from 8 am until 4 pm. Students, you will be busy all day, so plan accordingly!

*Please note this is a tentative schedule and may change.

August 26, 2019

8–9 am, Orientation Check-In
Alvord Theatre, Ponzio Campus Center

8 am–12 pm, Residence Hall Move-In
Assigned Residence Halls
After you check in for Orientation, head to your assigned hall.  Residential Life will check you in.

8 am–12 pm, Taking Care of Business
Ponzio Campus Center
All student services offices are open to take care of personal and academic needs. You will receive a checklist at check-in to make sure you don’t miss anything.

11:30 am–1 pm, Lunch
Cafeteria, Ponzio Campus Center
Join your fellow new students and families for a picnic lunch.

1–2 pm, Welcome to Northland
Alvord Theatre, Ponzio Campus Center

2-2:30 pm, Meet & Greet Trip Leaders
Follow Your Leader
Meet the others in your trip and ask all those questions you have been waiting to ask.

2:30–3:30 pm, Students: Outdoor Orientation
Follow Your Leader
Get to know your trip-mates!

2:30–3:30 pm, Parents: Q & A Session
Alvord Theatre, Ponzio Campus Center

3:30–4 pm, Goodbyes!

4:30 pm, Dinner with Trip Leader
Ask your trip leader

August 30 Schedule

Please plan on attending orientation activities throughout the day. Parents, please plan to be on campus from 9 am until 4 pm. Students, you will be busy all day, so plan accordingly!

*Please note this is a tentative schedule and may change.

August 30, 2019

9 am–12 pm, Orientation Check-In and Residence Hall Move-In
Ponzio Campus Center and Assigned Residence Halls
After you check in for Orientation, head to your assigned hall. Residential Life will check you in.

9 am–12 pm, Taking Care of Business
Ponzio Campus Center
All student services offices are open to take care of personal and academic needs. You will receive a checklist at check-in to make sure you don’t miss anything.

11 am–1 pm, Lunch
Cafeteria, Ponzio Campus Center
Join your fellow new students and families for a picnic lunch.

1 pm–2 pm, Orientation Check-In and Residence Hall Move-In (continued)
Ponzio Campus Center and Assigned Residence Halls
After you check in for Orientation, head to your assigned hall.  Residential Life will check you in.

1 am–2 pm, Taking Care of Business (continued)
Ponzio Campus Center
All student services offices are open to take care of personal and academic needs. You will receive a checklist at check-in to make sure you don’t miss anything.

2–2:30 pm, Welcome to Northland
Alvord Theatre, Ponzio Campus Center

2:30-3:30 pm, Students: Breakout Sessions w/ Residence Life Staff
Ponzio Campus Center and Campus Mall
Meet the other incoming students and ask all those questions you have been waiting to ask.

2:30–3:30 pm, Parents: Q & A Session
Alvord Theatre, Ponzio Campus Center

3:30–4 pm, Goodbyes!

4 pm—5 pm, Icebreakers w/ Residence Life Staff
Ponzio Campus Center and Campus Mall

5 pm—6 pm, Dinner
Baldwin Commons, Ponzio Campus Center

6 pm—7 pm, Social

7 pm—9 pm, Movie Night

September 3 Schedule

*Please note this is a tentative schedule and may change. This schedule applies only to transfer students on the one-day on-campus Orientation.

September 3, 2019

9 am – 12 pm, Orientation & Residence Hall Check-in
Alvord Theatre, Ponzio Campus Center
You may move into your residence hall after you check in for Orientation and housing (if applicable). All housing information and materials will be available at the Orientation Check-in. You can move in to your assigned housing from 9 am – 12 pm. If you have questions about move-in or living on campus, please contact res-life@northland.ed

9 am–12 pm, Taking Care of Business
Ponzio Campus Center

  • Meet your advisor (scheduled)
  • ID Card (required for all students)
  • Registrar
  • Health Services (meet our campus nurse)
  • Financial Aid Office (loan forms, work study)
  • Business Office (bills, payments, parking)
  • Information Technology (computer questions)

12–1 pm, Lunch
Cafeteria, Ponzio Campus Center
Meet Kevin Haas at the cafeteria entrance and get to know other students over lunch.

1–1:45 pm, Welcome to Northland
Student Lounge, Ponzio Campus Center
Interim Dean of Students, Melissa Harvey, will be hosting your welcome.

1:45-2:30 pm, Q&A Panel
Alvord Theatre, Ponzio Campus Center
Join past transfer students to engage in conversation and questions about connecting with the Northland and Chequamegon Bay communities.

2:30-3:30 pm, Walking Welcomes
First Floor, Ponzio Campus Center

Meet by the fireplace on the first floor of the Campus Center to explore a few campus buildings and meet some staff who will help welcome you to campus.

3:30-5 pm, Social at the Stadium
Ponzio Stadium
Join us and President Marvin Suomi for a social and introduction to fellow students and staff.

Timeline: now until classes begin