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First Year Schedule -- Friday, August 30, 2013

 

*** 2014 schedule is still being determined.  This is last year's schedule (2013). We anticipate that 2014's schedule will be very similar, if not the same.  Please use this for planning purposes only.


7 a.m. - 10 a.m.  

Breakfast for New Students
Lottie Nelson Dining Hall

This is the first meal on your fall meal plan

     
8 a.m. - 3 p.m.  

Latecomers Check-In
Student Involvement & Leadership Programs Office
Larsen Student Union, 2nd floor

     
8:45 a.m.  

Foreign Language Placement Exams

French..................................Frey 110

German................................Jordan 159

Spanish............................Miller Auditorium in Climenhaga     

                                      Bldg (A-M)

                                      Parmer Cinema in Boyer (N-S)

                                      Boyer 131 (T-Z)

Latin......................................Boyer 235

Chinese.................................Boyer 138

This standardized exam is designed for students who have taken French, German, Spanish, Latin or Chinese in high school and have not earned college-level credit. Test results will be used to place students in the appropriate language level and will be available for advising sessions on Monday.

     
10:30 a.m.  

Into the Streets
Meet your Group near Hitchcock Arena.

Come bond with your Orientation Group by learning more about the Harrisburg area through an afternoon of community service projects. Hear about the Agape Center for Service and Learning and how to get involved with others beyond Messiah College.

     
11 a.m. - 3 p.m.  

Lunch

Lottie Nelson Dining Hall

     
4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.  

Dinner
Lottie Nelson Dining Hall

     
7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.  

Residence Hall Meetings

Mandatory meeting for all students living in residence halls. You will meet your Residence Director and receive important information about living on campus.

Witmer Hall - meet at High Center, Parmer Hall

Naugle Hall - meet at Climenhaga Bldg, Miller Auditorium

Bittner Hall - meet at Hostetter Chapel

     
8:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.  

Campus Block Party

There is something for everyone!  Check out what’s happening at all of these locations:

 

Larsen Student Union

SAB’s Caribbean Beach Party: A beach blast with music, dancing, coconut smashing and more.

The LOFT

Climb at the bouldering wall, try slack-lining, play games, or just chill in the relaxed atmosphere.

 

Rafiki House

Enjoy international flavors of music, dance, games, and food with students from around the world.

 

South Side Cafe

Enjoy free ice cream and play board games as you listen to Pulse 90.7's live broadcast of music and prize giveaways.


 

 

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