Thursday, August 29
8:00am – 11:00am • Owls Nests Welcome Centers
Wintergreen & Fitch Parking Garages
Calling all commuter students! Let us help you start your year off on a positive note. Join us for a breakfast treat and let us answer any questions you may have.
8:00am – 6:00pm • Take Care of Business
The following offices will be open extended hours to assist you:
• First Stop – Wintergreen Building
• Financial Aid – Wintergreen Building
• Bursar – Wintergreen Building
• University Card Office – Wintergreen Building
• Registrar – Wintergreen Building
• Academic and Career Advising Center – Wintergreen Building
• Disability Resource Center – Engleman Hall C 105
• Student Health Services – Granoff (Wintergreen Avenue)
• Graduate Studies – Engleman Hall B 110
• Residence Life – Schwartz Hall
9:00am – 2:00pm • Information Stations
Still have questions? Not sure where to go? This is your place!
9:00am – 5:45pm • Ask an Adviser
Academic and Career Advising Center, Wintergreen Building
Do you have questions about your fall schedule? Do you want to explore a possible major? Are you looking for a part-time job? Do you need a resume? Stop by the Academic and Career Advising Center and Ask an Adviser. Refreshments will be available.
9:00am – 5:00pm • Veterans and Military Affairs Open House
Engleman Hall, Room B 018
Meet our campus veterans, see our Veterans Drop-In Center and ask questions about the military.
11:00am – 2:00pm • Peanut Butter and Jelly Thursdays
Students! Make a PB & J and enjoy a smoothie of your choice from Maui Wowi! Also, get the chance to learn about a SCSU's programming board – ProCon.
12:00pm • Insider's Tour
Admissions House (Farnham Avenue)
Still not sure how to get around campus? Join our Admissions tour guides to become an expert on navigating campus and identifying valuable resources to support your success!
11:00am – 2:30pm • Luau
Aloha! E komo mai! The tastes, sounds, and sight of our luau will make you feel like
you are on the Big Island! Enjoy Maui burgers topped with Polynesian salsa, Hawaiian
shrimp and scallop sea treasure, mango five-spiced chicken,
and more. Special price $5 if you are not on a meal plan.
12:00pm – 1:00pm • Communication Disorders Department Open House
Please join the Communication Disorders Department in welcoming students to Southern and our department. We will provide a pizza lunch with refreshments and an opportunity to mingle with current students and faculty members.
3:30pm – 7:30pm • Distribution of Commuter & Graduate Parking Decals *
Adanti Student Center Street Level Entrance & Wintergreen Avenue Garage Lobby Entrance
AND University Card Office – Wintergreen Building
(Regular Hours: Monday 8am-6pm, Tuesday-Friday 8am-4:30pm)
*Undergraduate and Graduate Commuter Students: In order to pick up your decal, you
1) Your Hoot Loot card and/or your current class schedule
2) Vehicle information, including license plate number and make/model)
Any student that currently has a yellow (commuter) or red (graduate) decal, DOES NOT have to renew. The decal is still valid.
4:15pm – 7:45pm • Owls Nests Welcome Centers
Davis Hall & School of Business
Welcome to our graduate students! Stop by the table and say "hello." We will have treats and helpful information to get you off to a successful start.
5:30pm – 7:00pm • Southern Christian Fellowship Dinner
Meet members of SCF for a dinner in Conn Hall. Meet outside Conn Hall at 5:30pm.
6:30pm – 12:00am • #OpenRecFest!
Moore Field House
Get the year started off on an active note with the Office of Campus Recreation! Join us for a night of extended open recreation in the Moore Field House. Standard open rec hours are 6:30pm – 9:15pm on weekdays, but we're keeping the games going until midnight tonight. Play a game of basketball, use the indoor track, play some indoor soccer, or use the 5 D's in a game of dodgeball.
8:00pm – 12:00am • Silent Disco
Farnham (Residence Hall) Programming Space
Students! Enjoy an exciting night of "Silent Disco." The Department of Residence Life and RHA will provide popcorn, snow cones and cotton candy. Grab a pair of headphones and get ready to dance to the hits of the '70s!