Tuesday, September 4th

Add/Drop Opens for Fall Course Registration
Garnet Gateway

9 – 10:30am
Common Read Brunch
Featuring conversation with your First-Year Seminar and guest discussants about Real American: A Memoir by Julie Lythcott-Haims
Commons, seating by FYS

A welcome to the start of the academic year featuring a faculty speaker nominated by the outgoing Class of 2018
Historic Quad

Immediately Following Convocation
Memorial Tree Planting with Multifaith Chaplaincy
Historic Quad

Campus Barbecue
Library Quad

PE Course Registration Opens for Fall Semester
Garnet Gateway

Walk Your Schedule
Orientation Week Leaders (OWLs) will offer guided tours of your academic schedule
Departing from Commons

Department of Theater and Dance Open House
Schaeffer Theatre

2 – 3:30pm
Departments of Foreign Language Open House
Roger Williams Hall, Room 105

2 – 4pm
Multifaith Chaplaincy Open House
Multifaith Chaplaincy, 161 Wood Street

2:30 – 4pm
Harward Center for Community Partnerships Open House
Harward Center, 161 Wood Street

2:30 – 4pm
Office of Admission Meet and Greet
Lindholm House, 23 Campus Avenue

Drop by the Office of Admission to tell us how your first week is going while enjoying light refreshments, and hear about opportunities to get involved with working in our office.

3 – 5pm
Orientation Week Leader (OWL) Led Events
Various Locations

5:15 – 6pm
International Students: Academics and Being Yourself in a New Place (Mandatory)
Commons, Room 221/222

5 – 7pm

A Sweet Night at the Museum
Bates Museum of Art

Swing through our amazing campus art museum to see the Dahlov Ipcar: Blue Moons & Menageries exhibit and enjoy a special dessert with your classmates

Moonlight A Capella Concert
Keigwin Amphitheater (rain site: Gomes Chapel)

9pm – 12am
Late Night at The Ronj
Le Ronj Coffeehouse