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Orientation Schedule

Please note
Students will receive a detailed copy of this schedule from their Orientation leader at the first group meeting. On Wednesday, August 20, at 5:50pm, meet your Orientation group on Appian Way.

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

  • 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM - Schedule Adjustment (optional)
  • 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM - Parent Information Session 1: Representatives from key campus offices; Student Center, Mabel Brown Room
  • 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM - Parent Information Session 2: Representatives from key campus offices; Student Center, Mabel Brown Room
  • 4:30 PM to 5:50 PM - Dinner
  • 5:50 PM - First Orientation Meeting
  • 7:00 PM - Residential students: Floor Meetings (Your Residence Hall); Commuter students: Welcome (Student Center, 2nd Floor)
  • 8:00 PM - KSC Traditions: New Student Celebration

Thursday, August 21, 2014

  • 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM - Breakfast
  • 9:15 AM - New Student Convocation Line Up
  • 10:15 AM to 11:30 AM - New Student Convocation
  • 11:30 AM to 12:45 PM - O-Group Lunch (look for your group's sign); Resource Fair
  • 1:00 PM to 1:45 PM - Academic School Meetings
  • 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Academic Department Meetings
  • 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM - Tie Dye, Downtown/Regional Walking Tours, COMMUTERS: City Walk Learn about Keene Downtown, Dinner (until 6:30)
  • 6:45 PM to 7:45 PM - Campus Program #1
  • 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Campus Program #2
  • 9:15 PM - Residence Hall Floor Meetings

Friday, August 22, 2014

  • 7:00 AM to 8:45 AM - Breakfast
  • 7:30 AM to 8:45 AM - Transfer Student Welcome/Breakfast
  • 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM - Meet with Faculty: Academic Advising and Planning
  • 10:00 AM to 10:40 AM - "O" Group meeting
  • 10:45 AM to 11:45 AM - Cross Campus Variety Programs
  • 11:45 AM to 12:50 PM - Lunch
  • 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM - Campus Program #3
  • 2:10 PM to 3:10 PM - Campus Program #4
  • 3:15 PM to 4:15 PM - All Campus Scavenger Hunt
  • 4:15 PM to 6:10 PM - Free Time and Dinner, Assisted Schedule Adjustment (optional)
  • 6:15 PM to 7:15 PM - Residential Students: Hall Meetings
  • 7:00 PM to 1:00 AM - Evening Programs and Activities

Saturday, August 23, 2014

  • 9:00 AM to 9:50 AM - Continental Breakfast (no hot items)
  • 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM - Campus Program #5
  • 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM - Campus Program #6
  • 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM - Campus Program #7
  • 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM - Brunch
  • 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM - Out and About: O-staff and RAs will provide specifics
  • 5:15 PM to 6:45 PM - Dinner
  • 6:45 PM to 7:30 PM - Orientation Group Meetings
  • 7:30 PM - Residential Hall Programs

Sunday, August 24, 2014

  • 10:00 AM - Brunch for all meal plan participants
  • 11:15 AM to 12:00 PM - Final "O" Group Meeting and coupon book distribution
  • 12:00 PM - Annual Downtown Day

Contact Orientation Staff

For General Orientation Questions:

Contact our office:
603-358-2064
orientation@keene.edu