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2018 Schedule

Example of 2018 Hootie’s Welcome Days Schedule

Welcome Days

Wednesday August 22, 2018 - Saturday August 25, 2018

Wednesday August 22

  • 8:00am - 1:00pm - Move-In (Even Rooms 8:00am - 10:30am; Odd Rooms 10:30am - 1:00pm)
  • 9:30am - 1:30pm - Schedule Adjustment (Optional)
  • 11:00am - 2:00pm - Hootie’s Cookout Welcome - Fiske Quad
  • 2:00pm - 2:30pm - First Orientation Group Meeting - Fiske Quad
  • 2:30pm – 2:45pm - New Student Convocation Line-Up
  • 2:45pm – 3:30pm - New Student CLAP-IN (Faculty, Staff, Parents) Appian Way (Clap-In begins at 3:00pm)
  • 3:30pm – 4:30pm - New Student Convocation Spaulding Gymnasium (Faculty, Staff, Parents)
  • 4:45pm – 5:00pm - New Student Picture (weather permitting)
  • 5:30pm - 7:30pm - Dinner/Orientation Group Meeting
  • 7:30pm – 8:30pm - Commuter Students Meeting
  • 8:00pm - Floor meetings in Your Residence Hall (First Years Only)
  • 9:00pm – 12:00am Night Owl Café and Game Room Open Night Owl Cafe (Optional)

Thursday August 23

  • 7:00am - 8:20am - Breakfast
  • 8:20am - Appian Way Line Up
  • 8:45am - 10:00am - Dean’s Meeting (By Academic School)
  • 10:00am - 11:00am - Academic Department Meetings I
  • 11:00am - 11:30am - Wellness Break
  • 11:30am - 1:00pm - Lunch
  • 1:00pm - 2:00pm - Academic Department Meetings II
  • 2:10pm - Appian Way Line Up: A, B, C, F
  • 2:15pm – 3:00pm - Info to Know: A, B, C, F
  • 2:30pm - Appian Way Line Up: D, E, G, H
  • 3:00pm – 4:00pm - No Zebras, No Excuses: D, E
  • 3:00pm – 4:00pm - SOAR: G, H
  • 3:15pm – 4:15pm - Live Well: A, B, C, F
  • 4:15pm – 5:15pm - Live Well: D, E, G, H
  • 4:30pm – 5:30pm - No Zebras, No Excuses: A, B
  • 4:30pm – 5:30pm - SOAR: C, F
  • 5:30pm – 6:15pm - Info to Know – D, E, G, H
  • 5:30pm – 7:30pm - Dinner
  • 7:00pm – 9:00pm - Wood Art, Meme Mugs
  • 8:00pm – 12:00am - Night Owl Café
  • 9:00pm - 10:00pm - Magician Todd Migliacci

Friday August 24

  • 7:00am - 8:30am - Breakfast
  • 7:20am - Appian Way Line Up: A, B, C , F
  • 7:30am – 12:30pm - Community Service Day – A, B, C, F
  • 8:10am - Appian Way Line Up: D, E, G, H
  • 8:20am – 9:20am - Got Game? KSC Student Support Resources: D, E, G, H
  • 9:30am – 10:30am - Shot of Reality: D, E, G, H
  • 10:45am – 11:45am - No Zebras, No Excuses: G, H
  • 10:45am – 11:45am - SOAR: D, E
  • 11:30am – 1:30pm - Lunch
  • 12:30pm - Appian Way Line Up: D, E, G, H
  • 12:45pm – 5:00pm - Community Service Day: D, E, G, H
  • 1:15pm - Appian Way Line Up: A, B, C, F
  • 1:30pm – 2:30pm - Shot of Reality: A, B, C, F
  • 3:00pm - 4:00pm - No Zebras, No Excuses: C, F
  • 3:00pm – 4:00pm - SOAR: A, B
  • 4:10pm – 5:10pm - Got Game? KSC Student Support Resources - A, B, C, F
  • 5:00pm - Appian Way Line Up: D, E, G, H
  • 5:20pm - Appian Way Line Up: A, B, C, F
  • 5:30pm – 8:00pm - Hootie’s Fall Sports Kick Off (Dinner served @ Owl Athletic Complex)
  • 8:00pm – 12:00am - Night Owl Café

Saturday August 25

  • 7:00am – 8:30am - Breakfast
  • 9:00am – 9:50am -
    Show Up!: D, E
    Diversity: A, C
    Wellness Break: F, G, H
    Chalk Talk: B
  • 10:00am – 10:50am -
    Show Up!: F, G, H
    Diversity: D
    Wellness Break: A, B, C
    Chalk Talk: E
  • 11:00am – 11:50am -
    Show Up!: A, B, C
    Diversity: F, H
    Wellness Break: D, E
    Chalk Talk: G
  • 11:30am - 1:30pm - Lunch
  • 1:30pm – 2:20pm -
    You Are Now Owls: A, B, C
    Intro to Techno: D, E
    Diversity: G
    Chalk Talk: F, H
  • 2:30pm – 3:20pm -
    You Are Now Owls: F, G, H
    Intro to Techno: A, B, C
    Diversity: E
    Chalk Talk: D
  • 3:30pm – 4:20pm -
    You Are Now Owls: D, E
    Intro to Techno: F, G, H
    Diversity: B
    Chalk Talk: A, C
  • 4:30pm – 5:30pm - Final Orientation Group Meeting
  • 5:30pm – 7:30pm - Dinner
  • 8:00pm – 9:00pm - Bookstore VIP Event
  • 8:00pm – 12:00am - Night Owl Café
  • 9:00pm - 10:00pm - Comedian Jacob Williams

Contact Orientation Staff

For general orientation questions, contact our office:

☎ 603-358-2869
orientation@keene.edu