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STORM DAY FRESHMEN SCHEDULE

June 8th, June 22nd, July 13th, & July 27th 2018

8:00 - 8:30am    Check-In 

Student Success Center Lobby
Campus Resource Tables include: Residence Life, Public Safety, Student Accounts, Career Planning, Counseling, Health Center, Athletics, Student Support Services, Disability Services, Study Abroad, Change of Major Representative, Parent's Association & Alumni Affairs 

8:30am Welcome & Opening  Performance

Student Success Center STORM Dome

9am Academic Information Session

Student Success Center STORM Dome

10am - 10:20am  Break

Outside the Student Success Center STORM Dome

10:20am - 11:00am Financing Your Education 

Student Success Center STORM Dome

11am  Small Group sessions with the Orientation Team 

Various Locations Around Campus

12pm  Getting to Know Technology at GSW & Student Involvement

Student Success Center 2nd Floor Conference Rooms

1pm Lunch

Marshall Student Center Dining Hall

1:45pm Campus Recreation & Health & Wellness

Jackson Performance Hall

2:15pm Advisement

Various labs Around Campus

3:15pm - 5:00pm Tours of Residence Halls

Southwestern Oaks I (Tours begin at the Student Success Center Gameroom every 5 minutes) 

3:15-5:00pm    Get your student ID, Housing Assignment, Turn in your expedition animal, fill out your evaluation
                      & get your Orientation T-Shirt

Students living on campus don't have to have their student ID made during STORM Day.  They will have an opportunity to make their ID during Move-In Day and Welcome Week. ID's can be made in the Marshall Student Center ID Room or Student Success Center Intramural Gym.  Turn in your souvenir and sign up to receive your evaluation in the Student Success Center STORM Dome.

STORM DAY PARENT SCHEDULE

June 8th, June 22nd, July 13th, & July 27th 2018 

8:00 - 8:30am     Check In 

Student Success Center Lobby 
Campus Resource Tables include: Res. Life, Public Safety, Student Accounts,  Career Planning, Counseling, Health Center, Athletics, Student Support, Disability Services, Study Abroad, Library Services, Parent's Association & GSW Retirees

8:30am     Welcome & Opening Performance 

Student Success Center STORM Dome

9:00am   Academic Information

Student Success Center STORM Dome

10:00 ­10:20am Break 

Student Success Center STORM Dome

10:20am  Financing your Education

Student Success Center STORM Dome  

11:00am Letting Go

Student Success Center STORM Dome

12:00pm GSW Bookstore Open

Marshall Student Center Bookstore

12pm Lunch

Marshall Student Center Dining Hall

1:00pm Staying Involved 

Student Success Center STORM Dome

1:45pm Taking Care of Business

Staff members from Bookstore, Residence Life, Business Office, Student Accounts, Public Safety , Health Services, & Health & Wellness will discuss every aspect of their department

Student Success Center STORM Dome

2:45pm “Ask the students” Panel with the Orientation Team 

            Student Success Center STORM Dome

3:15pm Tours of Residence Halls

Southwestern Oaks I (Tours begin at the Student Success Center Gameroom every 5 minutes) 

3:15-5:15pm Turn in your expedition animal and survey & get your Orientation T-Shirt

Student Success Center Intramural Gym

STORM DAY TRANSFER SCHEDULE

June 22nd & July 27th 2018

9:00 - 9:30am Check-In

Education Center 100

9:30am  Welcome

Education Center 100

9:45am  Academic Information

Education Center 100

10:15am Taking Care of Business

Education Center 100

10:45am Online Platforms

 Education Center Computer Labs

11:30am Academic Advisement by Majors with Advisors

Various Locations around GSW

Note: All sessions after Registration with Advisors is optional

12:30pm Lunch

Marshall Student Center Dining Hall

1:30pm Tours of Campus & Residence Halls

Tour begins  from the Marshall Student Center Dining Hall and goes all around campus and can include: Southwestern Oaks I 

1:00-5:00pm    Get your student ID 

Student ID's will be made in the Marshall Student Center ID Room.

FRESHMEN ORIENTATION SCHEDULE

Saturday, August 11th 2018

* Indicates Sessions are Mandatory

8am - 1pm Move In Day (Arrive & Move In) *

Southwestern Oaks 1 & 2 - - Residents Only

8am – 5pm Student ID’s Made

Student Success Center 3445

11am - 1pm Lunch!

Lunch will be provided by Aramark and Campus Ministries around GSW!
Marshall Student Center Dining Hall

1-5pm Shuttle to Walmart and surrounding Areas.

Leaves from Southwestern Oaks I building every hour on the hour.  First come first serve basis.

4pm Parents’ Panel Discussion and Reception.

Student Success Center 2nd Floor Conference Rooms.

7 - 11pm Laser Tag & Putt Putt. (Optional, but highly encouraged for Commuter Students)

Come hang out with the O’Team, Resident Assistants, STORM Spotters and GSW Mentors while being entertained with the latest greatest hits at the Video Dance Party.  Not in the mood for mini golf?  Then shoot your way to victory with free laser Tag.  Need some mindless entertainment?  Then why not watch our double feature of 2 upcoming releases in the SSC 2nd Floor Conference Rooms. For freshmen only!!!


Sunday, August 12th, 2018

1:00pm Orientation Check-In (Residential & Commuter Students)*

Student Success Center Lobby

1:30pm Welcome *

President Dr. Neal Weaver will welcome the incoming class of 2020.
Student Success Center STORM Dome

1:45pm   Title IX Information

          Gena Wilson, Director of Human Resources and Title IX Coordinator will go over some important issues about sexual assault             and reporting during this 15 minute session        

2pm   Playfair *

Students will have an opportunity in a very safe and non-threatening way to bond together as a team and have fun.
Student Success Center STORM Dome

3:15pm Snack Break

Student Success Center Lobby

3:30- 5:15pm Rotational Sessions *

Students will choose 3 sessions to attend during this  1 1/2 hour time period.  Students can choose from the following sessions: Campus Ministries, Greek Life, How To Stay Safe and Out of Trouble, Campus Recreation & Intramural Sports, Alcohol 101, Technology/RAIN/Radar/Web CT, What's your type, Mandatory Residence Life Session (Residential Students only) & General Q & A with the Orientation Team

Student Success Center (Rooms TBA)

7pm- 11pm Sensational Sunday

Come hang out with the O’Team, Resident Assistants, STORM Spotters and GSW Mentors while being entertained with the our Hypnotist. He starts at 7pm. Not in the mood to putt-putt?  Then shoot your way to victory with free laser Tag.  Need some mindless entertainment?  Then why not watch our double feature in the SSC 2nd Floor Conference Rooms.  All GSW students can attend Sunday's events.

Activities are subject to change. Final schedule will be given at Orientation Check-In. Events for the rest of the week will be emailed or view them by clicking here!

Note: Students who have not registered for Fall classes will have an opportunity to do so on during Fall wrap-up Registration Day set for Tuesday, August 16th.

FALL REGISTRATION SCHEDULE

Freshmen Schedule

9am    Check-In

Student Success Center

9:30am Welcome & Announcements

9:45am Academic Question and Answer

10:45am Advisement

11:30am Online University Platforms

12:00pm  Lunch

              Marshall Student Center

1:00pm Optional Tours of Campus

Leaving from Higher Grounds Cafe, Marshall Student Center

 


Transfer Schedule

9am    Check-In

Student Success Center

9:30am Welcome & Announcements

9:45am Academic Question and Answer

10:45am Advisement

11:30am Online University Platforms

12:00pm  Lunch

          Marshall Student Center

1:00pm Optional Tours of Campus

Leaving from Higher Grounds Cafe, Marshall Student Center  

SPRING REGISTRATION SCHEDULE 

January 8th, 2018

Freshmen Schedule

9:00am Check-In

Administration Building Room 127

9:30am Welcome & Announcements

Administration Building Room 127

9:45am General Advisement

Academic Center for Excellence Room 108

10:45am Registration and Advisement

Academic Resource Center

11:30pm Online Platforms Demonstrations

Academic Resource Center Computer Lab

12:15pm Student ID's Made

Marshall Student Center ID Room

12:30pm Lunch

Marshall Student Center Dining Hall

1:30pm Campus Tour (Optional)

 

Leave from the Student Success Center Gameroom


Transfer Schedule

January 8th, 2018

9:00am Check-In

Administration Building Room 127

9:30am Welcome & Announcements

Administration Building Room 127

9:45am General Advisement

Academic Center for Excellence Room 107

10:45am Online Platforms Demonstrations

Academic Resource Center Computer Lab

 

11:30pm Registration and Advisement

Academic Departments Depending on Major

12:15pm Student ID's Made

 

Marshall Student Center ID Room

12:30pm Lunch

Marshall Student Center Dining Hall

1:30pm Campus Tour (Optional)

Leave from the Student Success Center Gameroom

 

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