Welcome Days Schedule

Thursday – August 20, 2015
9:00-12:00         Residence Hall-Move In
                        Volunteers will be on site to assist you with your move-in!
                                   Last Name A-L       9:00 AM
                                   Last Name M-Z      10:30 AM
                        *Late Check-In will be held in McNair Hall until 3pm, volunteers
                         will not be available for move-in assistance*


1:00-3:00          Welcome Days Check-In, McNair Hall
                                   Residential           1:00 PM
                                   Commuter            2:00PM
                        (Note: Parents are encouraged to attend through the Beanie
                        Ceremony)

3:00-4:00          Residential Student Info Session, Dunham Theater
                        Commuter Session, Belin Chapel

4:15-5:00          Meet Your Pack & Leaders, McNair Hall
                        Q&A Session for Parents & Family, Belin Chapel

5:00-6:15          Welcome Dinner Festival, Brown Courtyard
                                    Last Name A-L & All Commuters:       5:00PM
                                    Last Name M-Z & All Commuters:      5:30PM

6:30-8:00          Opening Ceremony, Dunham Theater

8:00-8:45          “Pack-It-In” Session I (Students Only)

9:00                  Nighttime Entertainment, McNair Hall (Students Only)

10:30                Optional Activities

Friday – August 21, 2015
7:00-9:30         Breakfast, Baugh (Residential Students Only)

8:00-10:00       Optional Activities
                               - Registration and Financial Services (if you have
                                    not done so previously)
                                - Bradshaw Fitness Center open for working out

8:00-9:45         School of Nursing Breakfast (Nursing majors only),
                       Cullen Parlor

10:00-10:30      Opening Session, Dunham Theater

10:45-12:45     Rotating Information Sessions
                      Hear from HBU REC Team, Faculty & Campus Recreation

12:45-1:45       ENGAGE 101 Lunch, Baugh & McNair Hall
                       Packs 1-9: Baugh       Packs 10-17: McNair

1:45-2:15          ENGAGE 101 Instructor Meet & Greet
                          -Check with your Pack Leader for class locations
                       TRANSFER 101 Session, Belin Chapel

2:30-5:00         Rotation Information Sessions
                                    Greek Life, BelinChapel                  2:30 & 3:30
                                    Academic Success Center,
                                              Learning Commons              2:30 & 3:30
                                    Career & Calling, Dillon II                3:15 & 4:15
                                    Spiritual Life, Dillon I                       3:15 & 4:15
                                    Library Tours                             2:30, 3:00, 3:30, 4:00
                                    Workout at Bradshaw/RockWall Climbing
 
5:00-5:30         “Pack-It-In” Session II
 
5:30-6:45         Dinner, Baugh & McNair Hall
                       Packs 1-9: McNair       Packs 10-17: Baugh
 
6:45                 Kiza Spirit Rally & March to soccer game
 
7:00-8:45         Women’s Soccer vs Texas Southern at Sorrels Field
 
9:00-10:00       Husky Howl

Saturday – August 22, 2015
7:00-9:30         Breakfast, Baugh (Residential Students Only)
                       
10:00-10:30     Opening Session, Dunham Theater
 
10:30-11:45     Church & Service Fair, McNair Hall
 
11:45-12:30     “Pack-It-In” Session III
 
12:30-1:30       Lunch, Baugh & McNair Hall
                       Packs 1-9: McNair       Packs 10-17: Baugh
 
1:30-3:00         Free Time
 
3:00-4:30         Wild & Crazy Games, Holcombe Mall
 
4:30-5:15         Change from Wild & Crazy and get ready for dinner!
 
5:15-6:15         Dinner, Baugh & McNair Hall
                       Packs 1-9: Baugh         Packs 10-17: McNair
 
6:15-6:50         “Pack-it-In” Session IV
 
7:00-9:00         Nighttime Entertainment
 
9:00                 Optional Activities

Sunday – August 23, 2015 (Parents Welcome)
9:00-10:00       Worship Service,
Dunham Theater
                       Welcome Days closing comments
 
10:00-10:15     Torch Passing Ceremony
 

10:15-10:30     Final Pack “Good-byes”