First Year Student Schedule

Welcome Week begins on Wednesday, August 25; Classes for all students begin on Monday, August 30. When you get to campus, you'll receive a detailed schedule of ALL Welcome Week activities.

Wednesday

Time Activity Location
8 - 10 a.m. 

New Residents Check-in

Johnson Center
10 a.m. Commuter Students Check In Johnson Center
11 a.m. Commuter Meeting (If you can't attend the meeting, watch the video for more information.)

JC Chapel Video Link

11:30 a.m.

Enjoy lunch on your own in our local Canton Community.

 

1:30 - 1:45 p.m. Farewell to Family & Friends  
1:45 p.m. - 4 p.m.  Students meet their College Experience (Gen 100) Class  The Quad
5 - 6:30 p.m.  Dinner Hoover Dining Commons
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.  New Student Olympics (Students compete in unique games with their section for team prizes.)  Blossom Hall Quad
8:30 p.m.  Residence Hall Floor Meetings Residence Halls

 Thursday

Time  Activity Location
7:15 a.m. or 8:30 a.m. Gen 100 Section Breakfast & Getting Oriented Hoover Dining Commons
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Lunch Hoover Dining Commons
12:15 - 3:30 p.m.  Into The Streets BCC Parking Lot
5 - 6:30 p.m.  Dinner Hoover Dining Commons
7 - 9:00 p.m. Field of Nets Blossom Quad
9 - 10:00 p.m. One S'more Social Myers Lounge Fire Pit (WWF)

Friday

Time  Activity Location
7:15 a.m. or 8:30 a.m. Gen 100 Section Breakfast & Getting Oriented Hoover Dining Commons
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Lunch Hoover Dining Commons
12:15 - 3:30 p.m. Into The Streets BCC Parking Lot
4 - 5:00 p.m. Pendle Hill Pledge Johnson Center
5 - 6:30 p.m.  Dinner Hoover Dining Commons
6:30 p.m. Karaoke  East Campus Center
8:30 p.m.  Outdoor Movie Quad

Saturday

Time  Activity Location
8 - 10 a.m.  Continental Breakfast Hoover Dining Commons
10:00 a.m. - 12 noon Campus Amazing Race Meet behind Brehme Centennial Center
12 noon - 2 p.m.  Lunch Hoover Dining Commons
2 - 4:30 p.m.  Chaos Day Blossom Quad
 5 - 6:30 p.m. Campus Block Party The Quad
7:00 p.m.

Magic & Mentalism Show

East Campus Center
9 - 11 p.m.  ResHallapalooza Look for info posted on the entrances of your residence halls. Commuters are warmly invited to attend!

Sunday

Time  Activity Location
8 - 9:30 a.m.  Continental Breakfast Hoover Dining Commons
10:30 a.m. Worship at a local church A list is provided outside the Office of Spiritual Formation in the Barn
11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.  Brunch Hoover Dining Commons
1:00 p.m. Learning Cluster Gathering Strand Building
2:00 p.m. International Student Gathering Bennett Lounge (The Barn)
4 - 6 p.m.  Multicultural Mixer Check your printed schedule
4:30 - 6 p.m.  Dinner Hoover Dining Commons
6:30 p.m. Games Quad
8:00 p.m.  Celebration, A Night of Student-led Worship Blossom Quad (Rain Location- JC Worship Center)