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This schedule is from the 2014 Orientation program and is being made available as a sample of what is included in the Orientation program and in the related materials. This site will be updated for the 2015 program once the schedule has been finalized. Come visit us again then.

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