First Year Student Schedule

Welcome Week begins on Wednesday, August 21; Classes for all students begin on Monday, August 26. When you get to campus, you'll receive a detailed schedule of ALL Welcome Week activities.

Wednesday

Time Activity Location
8 - 10:30 a.m. 

Welcome Week Registration & Check-in

Welcome new Pioneers! All students check-in at the JC. Receive your name tag, group assignment, and schedule. New Residents can move into their residence halls after check-in; just stop at the front desk of your hall first for necessary information.

Residential students can also pick up their mailroom key in the Mail Center located on the ground level of Brehme Centennial Center. Commuters mailboxes are also available upon request.

Johnson Center
10:00-10:30 a.m. Commuter Students Check In (Commuters, remember to watch an online info video for frequently asked questions).

Johnson Center

Video Link

11:30 a.m.

Commuter Meet-n-Greet

Enjoy some pizza, mingle with other commuters, and meet your Student Senate Commuter Director. They'll answer questions you may have.

JC Dining Room

11:30 a.m.

Enjoy lunch on your own in our local Canton Community. You’ll receive a list of local spots at check-in.

 

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
4:30-6 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
7:45 a.m. or 8:15 a.m.

Gen 100 Section Breakfast & Campus Life 101

Hoover Dining Commons
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Lunch Hoover Dining Commons
12:15 - 3:30 p.m.  Into The Streets DeVol Parking Lot
4:30-6 p.m. Dinner Hoover Dining Commons
7 - 9:00 p.m. Field of Nets Blossom Quad
9 p.m. Glow Night WWF QUAD

Friday

Time  Activity Location
7:45 a.m. or 8:15 a.m. Gen 100 Section Breakfast & Campus Life 101 Hoover Dining Commons
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Lunch Hoover Dining Commons
12:15 - 3:30 p.m. Into The Streets DeVol Parking Lot
4:30-6 p.m. Dinner Hoover Dining Commons
7 p.m.

SOIRÉE

Come to the soirée (pronounced swah-ray) where there’s
something for everyone: conversations, board/card games,
switch, dance revolution, e-sports. And of course, eating,
laughing, and listening to music.

Randall Campus Center (Barn)

Saturday

Time  Activity Location
8 - 10 a.m.  Continental Breakfast Hoover Dining Commons
10:00 a.m. The WalkAbout Meet on the Library Green
11:30a.m. - 1p.m.  Lunch Hoover Dining Commons
2 - 4:00 p.m.  An Afternoon of Chill WWF Quad
4:30-6 p.m. Outdoor BBQ The Quad
9 - 10:30 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

 
11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.  Brunch Hoover Dining Commons
2:00 p.m. Learning Cluster Gathering Strand Building
2:00 p.m. International Student Gathering Bennett Lounge (The Barn)
4 - 5 p.m.  Multicultural Mixer Check your printed schedule
4:30 - 6 p.m.  Dinner Hoover Dining Commons
6 p.m. Malone Serves Scholars Gathering For students who made a reservation through Tony Schnyders at                 aschnyders@malone.edu
8:30 p.m.  Celebration, A Night of Student-led Worship The Quad (Rain Location- JC Worship Center)

Monday, August 26

Time  Activity Location
10 a.m. Pendle Hill Pledge (Mandatory for all new and transfer students. ) JC Worship Center