Orientation Schedule

Friday, August 17

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
  • Check health records
  • Check Athletic Participation forms
  • Meet area bank reps - Cattle, Jones
  • Verify financial information with Student Financial Services (Janzow 204)
  • Verify FERPA information
  • Library Resources
  • Student Employment
  • Freshmen check-in with first year advisor
  • Academic Resource Center & ADA info
  • Check for employment opportunities
  • Pick up residence hall keys

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

Lower level of Janzow Campus Center (JCC)

  • Pick up Post Office box keys (8am-5pm)
  • Check CUNEAlert
  • Load up laundry card

Weller Main Level

  • Have ID/Yearbook photo taken (Weller 102)
Lunch Janzow Campus Center Dining Hall 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Students eat free. Meals can be purchased on a cash basis. ($5.00/person)
Meet & Greet with Departments Fieldhouse in Walz 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Students/Parents may visit with faculty about programs and majors offered.
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 meet with FYE instructors 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
"How do I support my child through college?"
Student - Launch Groups & Freshmen Photo Bulldog Stadium 4:00 - 5:00 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.
White Out Welcome BehindBulldog Stadium 7:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Campus Scavenger Hunt 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Winning floor gets a pizza party
Choose an Activity 9:00 p.m. - Midnight
  • Bonfire & Worship Outdoor Chapel
  • Games Janzow Top and Outdoor Deck

Saturday, August 18

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 Thom Auditorium 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Freshmen and Transfers - First Year Experience Orientation Thom 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
LAUNCH Lunch 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
With FYE (instructor and PI)
Student Services Resource Scavenger Hunt All Over Campus 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Stop by and meet staff who are involved with you "outside of the classroom."
  • Student Life Office
  • Academic Advisor
  • Academic Resource/Disability Support Services
  • Student Financial Services
  • Health Center Director & Nurse
  • Counseling Office
  • University Chaplain
  • Director of Career Services
Life at CU Music Recital Hall and Thom Auditorium 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
BBQ Tailgate Holthus Plaza 5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Rain plan - Janzow Cattle Conference Room
BBQ Tailgate Holthus Plaza 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Rain plan - Cattle Conference Room
The "O" Show Weller Auditorium 8:00 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 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.

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. - 4:00 p.m.
LAUNCH Weekend Wrap Up Bulldog Stadium 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Student Panels "What should I do the first week of school?"
LAUNCH Dinner Bulldog Stadium 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Student Panels "What should I do the first week of school?"
Freshmen Floor Meeting 6:00 - 6:45 p.m.
If raining Friday, make up new student 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