Orientation Schedule

Friday, August 18

Continental Breakfast Janzow Campus Center Dining Hall 7:15 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Students eat free. Other meals can be purchased on a cash basis. Breakfast $5.00/person)
Taking Care of Business JCC Upper Level, Lobby, & Cattle Conference Room 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Check in with Admissions Counselor
  • Sign up for music audition time
  • Register vehicle and bicycle
  • Freshmen check-in with first year advisor
  • Check health records
  • Academic Resource Center & ADA info
  • Check Athletic Participation forms
  • Check for employment opportunities
  • Meet area bank reps - Cattle, Jones, Union
  • Pick up residence hall keys
  • Verify financial information with Student Financial Services (Janzow 204)
  • Verify FERPA information

Have "First Day of College Photo" taken with Bruiser sponsored by the Alumni Office

Lower level of Janzow

  • Pick up Post Office box keys (8am-5pm)
  • Check CUNEAlert
  • Load up laundry card
Lunch Janzow Campus Center Dining Hall 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Students eat free. Other meals can be purchased on a cash basis. Breakfast $5.00/person)
Desert with Professors and Directors Walz Atrium 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Students/Parents visit with faculty about programs and majors offered or talk to any of the areas or services offered at this time.
President's Welcome Walz Arena 2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Time to Settle In Janzow Campus Center Dining Hall 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Continue to unpack, go downtown, etc.
Parents and Freshmen and Transfers - First Year Experience Orientation
TLEC - Room numbers are on your name tag
4:00 p.m.
Free Farewell Dinner
Janzow Campus Center Dining Hall, Cattle Conference Room, Holthus Plaza
5:00 p.m.
The President and members of the Cabinet will serve dessert in the JCC lobby and outside the Bookstore. When you finish eating, enjoy some ice cream on the grill, lobby, plaza or deck. Goodbye families! Thank you for being with us today.
New Student Class Photo and Launch Groups Bulldog Stadium 7:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Campus Competition 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Pizza for the floors that win.
The "O" Show Weller Auditorium 9:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Choose an Activity 10:00 p.m. - Midnight
  • Bonfire & Worship Outdoor Chapel
  • Movie (Inside Out) Weller Auditorium
  • Games Janzow Top and Outdoor Deck

Saturday, August 19

Cafeteria Hours:

    Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
    Lunch: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Dinner: 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Auditions for Choir and Band Music Building 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Mandatory NAIA New Student-Athlete Orientation TLEC Auditorium 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Brother/Sister Floor Meeting 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Plan activities.
LAUNCH Lunch 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Life at CU Music Recital Hall & TLEC Auditorium 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Your Decision Walz Arena, Bulldog Stadium 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
  • Indoor/outdoor games
  • Watch scrimmages
    • Volleyball @ 3 p.m. Walz Arena
    • Men's Soccer @ 4 p.m. Bulldog Stadium
BBQ Tailgate Holthus Plaza 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Rain plan - Cattle Conference Room
White Out Football Scrimmage Bulldog Stadium 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Bulldog Bash Janzow Lobby & Deck 8:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
This is a street dance/hangout time. Come ready to play volleyball, twister, cards, listen to music, and dance the night away!

Sunday, August 20

Cafeteria Hours:

    Breakfast: 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
    Lunch: 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
    Dinner: 4:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Worship Opportunity Janzow Campus Center Dining Hall 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Sign up to attend a local church on bulletin board
Time to Settle and Get Organized 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
LAUNCH Weekend Wrap Up Bulldog Stadium 6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
If it rained Friday, make up Freshmen photo
Concordia's Opening Service St. John's Lutheran Church 7:00 p.m.
Freshmen floor meeting following the service
Upperclassmen Floor Meeting 9:45 p.m.
All residence hall students must attend this meeting on their floors