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Welcome Week Schedule

Friday, Aug. 28

9 a.m.–10 p.m.

  • Check-in (Davis Field House)
  • Residence Hall Move-in
    Room assignments will be in your welcome materials.

Saturday, Aug. 29

9 a.m.–10 p.m.

  • Check-in (Davis Field House)
  • Residence Hall Move-in
    Room assignments will be in your welcome materials.

9 a.m.–noon

  • Music Auditions
  • Placement Tests

3 p.m.

6:30 p.m.

  • New Student Welcome Activity (Activity Center)
    A casual time to meet your classmates, admission counselor and Student Life staff and to receive information about societies
  • Parent Reception (Riley Reception Room)
    Your parents are encouraged to attend this “drop-in” fellowship with members of the administration.

Sunday, Aug. 30

1–10 p.m.

  • Check-in (Davis Field House)
  • Residence Hall Move-in
    Room assignments will be in your welcome materials.

Monday, Aug. 31

8 a.m.–5 p.m.

  • Music Auditions
  • Placement Tests
  • Registration with Advisor (if you didn’t pre-register during Summer Orientation)

11 a.m.

6:40 p.m.

  • Class of 2019 Processional Meeting (Rodeheaver Auditorium)
    Take part in the exciting BJU tradition where we welcome you to the student body during the Opening Exercises. During this meeting, we’ll give you instructions for the processional.

7 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 1

 
  • Society Rush Begins

8:15 a.m.

  • New and Transfer Student Seminar (Founder’s Memorial Amphitorium)
    This seminar explains the student covenant and code of conduct outlined in the Student Handbook.

9:30 a.m.

  • Program Meet & Greet (Locations TBA)
    Meet your classmates and advisors of your program

10 a.m.

2, 2:45 & 3:30 p.m.

  • Student Success Workshops (Locations TBA)

7 p.m.

9:45–10:15 p.m.

  • Society Prayer Meetings
    You can attend any society of your gender.

Wednesday, Sept. 2

 
  • Classes Begin

5 p.m.

  • New Student Picnic (Activity Center)
    Fellowship with classmates, freshman seminar coaches and members of the administration.

Thursday, Sept. 3

11:45 a.m.–2 p.m.

  • Student Opportunities Fair (Riley Reception Room)
    Get introduced to opportunities for campus and community involvement that will enrich your BJU experience.

5 p.m.

Friday, Sept. 4

11 a.m.

  • Society Meetings
    You can attend any society of your gender.