Orientation Schedule

Friday, August 19, 2016

7:15 - 9 a.m.

Continental Breakfast


Janzow Campus Center Dining Hall

Students eat free. Other meals can be purchased on a cash basis ($6.95+tax/person).

8 - 12 p.m.

Taking Care of Business. . .

Janzow Campus Center

  • Check in with Admissions counselor
  • Sign up for music audition time
  • Find out about bookstore services
  • 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 Campus Center Lower Level

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

Weller Hall - Main Level

  • Have ID/Yearbook photo taken (Weller 102)

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.



Janzow Campus Center Dining Hall

Students eat free. Other meals can be purchased on a cash basis. (Lunch $8.60+tax/person)

1 - 2 p.m.

Dessert with Professors and Directors

Walz Atrium

Students and parents can visit with faculty about programs and majors offered or talk with any of the areas or services offered at this time.

2 - 2:30 p.m.

President's Welcome

Walz Arena

2:30 - 4 p.m.

Time to Settle In

Continue to unpack, go downtown, etc. - your decision!

4 - 5 p.m.

First Year Experience Orientation


For parents, freshmen and transfers, get the information you need to prepare you for the year ahead. Your meeting room number is located on your name tag.

5 - 7 p.m.

Free Farewell Dinner

Janzow Campus Center Dining Hall

The President and members of the Cabinet will serve dessert in the Janzow Campus Center lobby and Dog House Grill. When you finish eating, enjoy an ice cream sundae in the grill, lobby, plaza or on the deck.

Good bye, families! Thank you for being with us today!

Students Only

7 - 7:30 p.m.

New Student Class Photo and Launch Groups


7:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Campus Competition

Pizza is awarded to the Floors that win.

9 - 10 p.m.

The "O" Show

Weller Hall Auditorium

10 p.m.


Outdoor Chapel

Rain plan - movie in Janzow Campus Center Cattle Room and games.

Saturday, August 20

8 - 11 a.m.


Janzow Campus Center Dining Hall

9 - 10 a.m.

Mandatory NAIA New Student-Athlete Orientation

TLEC Auditorium

9 a.m. - Noon

Auditions for Choirs and Bands

11 a.m. - Noon

Brother/Sister Floor Meeting

12 - 1 p.m.

Launch Lunch

1 - 2:30 p.m.

Life at Concordia

Weller Auditorium

3 - 6 p.m.

Your Choice

  • Indoor/Outdoor Games
  • Watch Scrimmages
    • Volleyball - 1 p.m.
    • Women's Soccer - 2 p.m.
    • Men's Soccer - 4 p.m.
  • Slip 'N Slide, etc

6 - 7:30 p.m.

BBQ Tailgate


Rain Plan - Janzow Campus Center Cattle Conference Room

7 - 9 p.m.

White Out Football Scrimmage


8:30 - 11:30 p.m.

Bulldog Bash

Janzow Campus Center Lobby and Deck

This is a street dance and hangout time. Come ready to play volleyball, Twister, cards, listen to music and dance the night away!

Sunday, August 21

8 - 11 a.m.


Janzow Campus Center Dining Hall

8 - 12 p.m.

Worship Opportunity

Sign up to attend a local church on the bulletin board.

11 - 2 p.m.

Dining Hall Open for Lunch

1 - 2 p.m.

FYE 101 Virtual Assignment

2 - 5 p.m.

Time to Settle In and Get Organized!

5 - 6:30 p.m.

Dining Hall Open for Dinner

6:30 - 7 p.m.

All Freshmen and Transfers Meet Up

Janzow Campus Center Top Level

7 p.m.

Concordia's Opening Worship

St. John's Lutheran Church, Seward

10 p.m.

Floor Meeting

All residence hall students must attend this meeting on their floors