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.

2020 Important Dates & Arrival Day

Timeline: now until classes begin

Arrival Day Schedule - Tentative

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.


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