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All-student orientation

Following is the orientation schedule for all students entering Augustana in the spring semester of 2023.

Parents are welcome at Monday's sessions from 9 a.m.-noon.

Monday, Feb. 6

8-10 a.m. Continental breakfast, Olin Center lobby.

9-9:40 a.m. Student engagement: Topics will include academic advising; diversity, equity and inclusion; student activities and Greek life. Location: auditorium, lower level of the Olin Center.

9:40-10:15 a.m. Residential Life and Dining Services: Topics will include food allergies, accommodation, and meal pickup during observed holidays. Location: auditorium, lower level of the Olin Center.

10:15-10:40 a.m. Student services and safety. Location: auditorium, lower level of the Olin Center.

10:40-11:20 a.m. Business Office, financial aid and insurance. Location: auditorium, lower level of the Olin Center.

11:20 a.m.-noon Student success and counseling. Location: auditorium, lower level of the Olin Center.

Noon-1 p.m. Lunch, the Gerber Center dining hall

1 p.m. Advising and registration preview. Find out what to expect for advising and registration and learn more about your Augustana degree. Location: Wallenberg Hall in the Denkmann Memorial Building.

1:30 p.m. Office of Student Life: "Getting Involved on Campus" (presented by students). Location: Wallenberg Hall in the Denkmann Memorial Building.

2-4 p.m. International student orientation. All international students must attend these sessions. Information will include visa check-in, F-1 and J-1, maintaining status and more. Location: Wallenberg Hall in the Denkmann Memorial Building.

2-4 p.m. Student life tour and conversation (domestic students). Location: The Brew, Gerber Center

5-6:30 p.m. Dinner with peer mentor groups, Gerber Center dining room.

6:45 p.m. Target/Kohls/Ross shopping trip for international students. Meet your global ambassador outside of the dining hall. Bring your student ID to ride MetroLink 53 Bus ($1 to ride each way), money for shopping, and shopping list. Bus departs at 7 p.m. from J lot. Bus returns from Target to Augie every half hour on the hour. Wait at the bus stop in front of Target. Dropped off at J-Lot by Gerber Center. The last bus back to campus leaves at 8:45 p.m.

Tuesday, Feb 7

7:30-10 a.m. Continental breakfast, Gerber Center fireplace area outside the Gävle Rooms

8-10 a.m. Proctored ALEKS math assessment in Olin 307 for students who need a math or computer science course and ALEKS-based placement.

10:30-10:45 a.m. Welcome and overview of the day. Location: Wallenberg Hall in the Denkmann Memorial Building.

10:45 a.m.-noon Peer Connections programming, facilitated by the Office of Student Life and Leadership. Location: Wallenberg Hall in the Denkmann Memorial Building.

Noon-1 p.m. Lunch, Gerber Center dining hall.

1-3:30 pm. Advising and registration for students who need to complete registration for spring courses. Check in at the You Belong Here Lounge, fourth floor, Gerber Center. A specific check-in time for each student will be shared Feb. 6.

4 p.m. Office of Student Life hosts bingo, Gerber Center, Brew by the Slough.

5-6:30 p.m. Dinner, Gerber Center dining hall.