Orientation For Transfer Students —
Aug. 20-23, 2015
If you are a Transfer Student coming to campus on Aug. 20, we have lots of orientation events for you.
Please review the following schedule and feel free to contact us at 913-758-6120 with any questions.
NOTE: Schedules or activities may change, but be prepared to be busy (& have fun!) all day.
Saturday, Aug. 20:
9 - 10:30 a.m. — New Fall Residential Student Check-In — De Paul Library
11 a.m. - Noon — Fall Residential Student Student Check-In — De Paul Library
11 a.m. - Noon — Commuting Fall Student Check-in — De Paul Library
*All NEW fall athletes (both freshmen and transfers) must recheck in. Schedule below:
11 a.m. — Football
11:15 a.m. — Men's and Women's Soccer
11:30 a.m. — Men's and Women's XC
11:30 a.m. — Volleyball
1:15 - 3 p.m. — Transfer Orientation — Berchmans Lecture Hall
8:30 p.m. — Residence Hall Meeting — Berkel and Maria Halls
9 a.m. - Noon — Student Services — De Paul Library, First Floor
Business Office, Financial Aid, Registrar
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. — Spirit Shop — Mead Hall, First Floor
5 - 6:30 p.m. — Dinner — Saint Joseph Dining Hall
Available with USM student ID for residential students, or $6.75 cash or credit for family and guests.
Tuesday, Aug. 23:
9:15 a.m. — Matriculation Meeting and Line-up — Saint Joseph Dining Hall
10 a.m. — Matriculation Ceremony — Annunciation Chapel
Freshmen officially join the ranks as new "Saint Marians" during a special Matriculation Ceremony. The ceremony includes special remarks from USM President Sister Diane Steele, and a unique candle lighting where every single USM freshman lights a candle as a symbol of faith, hope, and success.
Noon - 1 p.m. — Lunch — Saint Joseph Dining Hall
6 - 8 p.m. — Welcome BBQ — North End of Maria Hall