tentative schedule.


Make sure to pick up a full detailed Orientation Schedule at Orientation Check-In on August 23rd at 8:00 am in the Simmons Great Hall.

 

 

Friday, August 22

5:30 pm - 8:30 pm      Move In and Unpack (your assigned residence hall)

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm      Move In Cookout (JBU Quad)

9:00 pm – 10:00 pm   Hall Bonding (your assigned residence hall)

 

Saturday, August 23

7:30 am - 9:00 am     Breakfast

8:00 am - 11:30 am     Finish Getting Settled Into Your New Home

8:00 am - 10:00 am     Orientation Check-in (SIMMONS GREAT HALL)

8:00 am - 2:00 pm     Tech Help

8:00 am - 2:00 pm     Student I.D. Photos

8:30 am - 10:00 am     Waiver Test for Music Students                                                    

8:30 am – 9:00 am      Registration Meeting (Students who have NOT yet registered)

9:00 am - 11:00 am     Academic Advising (Students who have NOT yet registered)

9:30 am - 12:00 pm    Choir Auditions (only for those who attended ERP and are registered)

10:00 am - 1:00 pm    FREE TIME (for those who attended ERP and are registered)

11:00 am - 12:00 pm   How NOT to Get Lost: Your Campus Tour                                  

11:00 am - 1:00 pm    Registration for Classes (by assigned registration times only) 

11:30 am - 1:30 pm    Lunch

1:30 pm - 2:15 pm      Worship and Welcome

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm      O. Group Gathering

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm      Prayer and Farewell Service

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm      Dinner and O. Group Gathering

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm      Dessert and Soccer!

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm      FREE TIME

8:00 pm - 8:30 pm      BIG Gathering!

8:30 pm - 9:00 pm      O. Team Rally

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm    BIG Games!

 

Sunday, August 24

7:30 am - 9:00 am     Continental Breakfast

                                        Worship in Local Churches with Your O. Pair

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm    Lunch with O. Pair             

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm      Drama Auditions

1:30 pm - 2:30pm       Local Church Fair

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm      Choir Auditions  

                                                                                                Instrumental Ensemble/Chamber Orchestra Auditions

                Jazz/Pop Ensemble Auditions

1:30 pm - 4:30pm       FREE TIME

2:30 pm - 4:30pm       Way Important Information!

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm      Private Piano/Organ Lesson Auditions

Private Voice Lesson Auditions

4:50 pm - 4:55pm       Meet to travel with O. Groups to BBQ. 

5:00 pm - 6:30pm       Barbecue with the President 

7:00 pm - 8:00pm       This is Who We Are.

8:00 pm - 8:30pm       O. Group Gathering

8:30 pm - 9:30pm       Residence Hall Meeting                  

8:30 pm - 9:30pm       It’s a Commuter Life for Us.           

9:30 pm - 11:00 pm    Movie in the AMPH

9:30 pm - 11:00 pm    Transfer Super-Secret Event

 

Monday, August 25

7:00 am - 8:15 am     Breakfast                                                                                              

8:15 am - 8:45 am      Serve Siloam Kickoff       

9:00 am - 12:00 pm    Serve Siloam

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm    Lunch

1:00 pm - 2:30pm       FREE TIME            

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm      Choir Auditions    

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm      Transfer Coffee and Tea

1:00 pm - 5:00pm       Sign up for Karaoke!

2:30 pm - 3:15 pm    CHR Student Relationships Assessment (SRA)

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm      GO Eagles!

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm      The Q.

5:00 pm - 6:15 pm      Homeland Rally Dinner

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm      Dessert in Faculty Homes by Major

9:00 pm - 10:30 pm    Karaoke!

 

Tuesday, August 26

7:00 am - 8:30 am      Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:30 am      My Professor Wants WHAT?

9:45 am - 11:30 am     O. Group Summer Reading Book Discussion

11:30 am - 12:15 pm   Worship 

12:15 pm - 1:30 pm    Lunch with O. Groups

                                                Transfer/Non-Traditional Student Pizza Lunch

12:15 pm - 2:15 pm    Honors Lunch and Meeting                         

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm      Free Time 

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm      Clubs and Organizations Fair

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm      Transfer Event   

5:15 pm - 7:00 pm      Dinner with Returning Students

5:15 pm - 6:30 pm      Commuter Dinner Gathering
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm      The Big Chill

8:00 pm - 9:00 pm      All Campus Community Worship Night

 

Wednesday, August 27

CLASSES BEGIN!

 

6:00 pm                    Work-study Meeting for All New Students 

9:00 pm                    All Hall Meetings

 

Friday, August 29

6:00 pm                    Welcome Back Dinner and Concert

 

Saturday, August 30

8:00 pm                    Movie in the AMPH

 

   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   

 

Friday, August 22

 

5:30 pm - 8:30 pm      Move In and Unpack

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm      Move In Cookout

9:00 pm – 10:00 pm   Hall Bonding

 

Saturday, August 23

 

7:30 am - 9:00 am     Breakfast

8:00 am - 11:30 am     Finish Getting Settled Into Your New Home

8:00 am - 10:00 am     Orientation Check-in (SIMMONS GREAT HALL)

8:00 am - 2:00 pm     Tech Help

8:00 am - 2:00 pm     Student I.D. Photos

8:30 am - 10:00 am     Waiver Test for Music Students                                                    

8:30 am – 9:00 am      Registration Meeting (Students who have NOT yet registered)

9:00 am - 11:00 am     Academic Advising (Students who have NOT yet registered)

9:30 am - 12:00 pm    Choir Auditions (only for those who attended ERP and are registered)

10:00 am - 1:00 pm    FREE TIME (for those who attended ERP and are registered)

11:00 am - 12:00 pm   How NOT to Get Lost: Your Campus Tour                                  

11:00 am - 1:00 pm    Registration for Classes (by assigned registration times only) 

11:30 am - 1:30 pm    Lunch

1:30 pm - 2:15 pm      Worship and Welcome

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm      O. Group Gathering

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm      Prayer and Farewell Service

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm      Dinner and O. Group Gathering

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm      Dessert and Soccer!

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm      FREE TIME

8:00 pm - 8:30 pm      BIG Gathering!

8:30 pm - 9:00 pm      O. Team Rally

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm    BIG Games!

 

Sunday, August 24

7:30 am - 9:00 am     Continental Breakfast

                                        Worship in Local Churches with Your O. Pair

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm    Lunch with O. Pair             

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm      Drama Auditions

1:30 pm - 2:30pm       Local Church Fair

1:30 pm - 3:30 pm      Choir Auditions  

                                                                                                Instrumental Ensemble/Chamber Orchestra Auditions

                Jazz/Pop Ensemble Auditions

1:30 pm - 4:30pm       FREE TIME

2:30 pm - 4:30pm       Way Important Information!

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm      Private Piano/Organ Lesson Auditions

Private Voice Lesson Auditions

4:50 pm - 4:55pm       Meet to travel with O. Groups to BBQ. 

5:00 pm - 6:30pm       Barbecue with the President 

7:00 pm - 8:00pm       This is Who We Are.

8:00 pm - 8:30pm       O. Group Gathering

8:30 pm - 9:30pm       Residence Hall Meeting                  

8:30 pm - 9:30pm       It’s a Commuter Life for Us.           

9:30 pm - 11:00 pm    Movie in the AMPH

9:30 pm - 11:00 pm    Transfer Super-Secret Event

 

Monday, August 25

 

7:00 am - 8:15 am     Breakfast                                                                                              

8:15 am - 8:45 am      Serve Siloam Kickoff       

9:00 am - 12:00 pm    Serve Siloam

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm    Lunch

1:00 pm - 2:30pm       FREE TIME            

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm      Choir Auditions    

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm      Transfer Coffee and Tea

1:00 pm - 5:00pm       Sign up for Karaoke!

2:30 pm - 3:15 pm    CHR Student Relationships Assessment (SRA)

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm      GO Eagles!

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm      The Q.

5:00 pm - 6:15 pm      Homeland Rally Dinner

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm      Dessert in Faculty Homes by Major

9:00 pm - 10:30 pm    Karaoke!

 

Tuesday, August 26

 

7:00 am - 8:30 am      Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:30 am      My Professor Wants WHAT?

9:45 am - 11:30 am     O. Group Summer Reading Book Discussion

11:30 am - 12:15 pm   Worship 

12:15 pm - 1:30 pm    Lunch with O. Groups

                                                Transfer/Non-Traditional Student Pizza Lunch

12:15 pm - 2:15 pm    Honors Lunch and Meeting                         

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm      Free Time 

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm      Clubs and Organizations Fair

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm      Transfer Event   

5:15 pm - 7:00 pm      Dinner with Returning Students

5:15 pm - 6:30 pm      Commuter Dinner Gathering
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm      The Big Chill

8:00 pm - 9:00 pm      All Campus Community Worship Night

 

Wednesday, August 27

 

CLASSES BEGIN!

 

 

6:00 pm                    Work-study Meeting for All New Students 

9:00 pm                    All Hall Meetings

 

 

Friday, August 29

 

6:00 pm                    Welcome Back Dinner and Concert

 

 

Saturday, August 30

 

8:00 pm                    Movie in the AMPH