Fall 2014 Schedule

StartTU Orientation 2014 -- Dry Gulch Track

A more detailed schedule, including provided meals, will be handed out at check-in on Monday, August 18th in the Reynolds Center.

Monday, August 18th

9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Move in at Residence Halls and check-in for Orientation at Reynolds Center
1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Multicultural Students’ Welcome – Lorton Performance Center, Meinig Recital Hall
2:22 p.m. Meet your Orientation Group Leader and other small group members at the Reynolds Center Main Arena
2:30 p.m. “Oh the Places You’ll Go” at the Reynolds Centers Main Arena
3:05 p.m. For Students: Orientation Group meetings around campus
3:15 p.m. For Parents: Parent Information Fair (Reynolds Concourse) followed by a Parents’ Panel (Reynolds Main Arena) and Information Fair sponsored by the TU Parent & Family Association
4:00 p.m. Class of 2017 Photo for all new students inside Chapman Stadium
5:00 p.m. Matriculation Ceremony in the Reynolds Center Main Arena
6:00 p.m. President’s Dinner in the Reynolds Center for all new students and their guests

Tuesday, August 19th

9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Buses load for off-campus experience at Dry Gulch, USA 
11 :00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Team building, small group activities and free time
7:00 p.m. Festival de'Cane
8:30 p.m. Ice Cream and SA Dance Party and movies!
9:00 p.m. Free time including games in the Saloon, Arcades, and Basketball

Wednesday, August 20th

9:15 a.m. Activity Time, including Horseback Riding, Art in Nature class, Zumba, Go-Carts, Water Slides, Volleyball, Basketball, Bumper Cars and the Ropes Course
2:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Load buses to return to TU
6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. Greek Life Information Sessions ACAC Great Hall A (women) and Great Hall B (men)
7:30 p.m. Athletics Rally, Taste of Tulsa and Dance Party – Reynolds Center Arena

Thursday, August 21st

9:00 a.m. Community Service, Team-building and Assessments
2:00 p.m. Campus Information Sessions at Lorton Performance Center’s Gussman Hall
7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. Playfair, Glow Tour Campus Scavenger Hunt and After-Party starting at the Collins Fitness Center

Friday, August 22nd

9:00 a.m. Work Study Financial Aid Session in the Chouteau Room in ACAC
12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Greek Life Recruitment
9:00 p.m. Movie on the U


StartTU Orientation 2014 -- New to the U.S. Track

A more detailed schedule, including provided meals, will be handed out at check-in on Monday, August 18th in the Reynolds Center.

Monday, August 18th 

9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Move in at Residence Halls and check-in for Orientation at Reynolds Center
1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. Multicultural Students’ Welcome – Lorton Performance Center, Meinig Recital Hall
2:22 p.m. Meet your Orientation Group Leader and other small group members at the Reynolds Center Main Arena
2:30 p.m. “Oh the Places You’ll Go” at the Reynolds Centers Main Arena
3:05 p.m. For Students: Orientation Group meetings around campus
3:15 p.m. For Parents: Parent Information Fair (Reynolds Concourse) followed by a Parents’ Panel (Reynolds Main Arena) and Information Fair sponsored by the TU Parent & Family Association
4:00 p.m. Class of 2017 Photo for all new students inside Chapman Stadium
5:00 p.m. Matriculation Ceremony in the Reynolds Center Main Arena
6:00 p.m. President’s Dinner in the Reynolds Center for all new students and their guests

Tuesday, August 19th

 
9:00 a.m.Welcome meeting in the Meinig Recital Hall in Lorton Performance Center
9:30 a.m. Immigration Information session
10:00 a.m. International Student Panel and Q&A
10:30 a.m. Making Friends in the US (Panel discussion with International and US students)
11:00 a.m. Cultural Adjustment
1:00 p.m. Shopping trip to Target and Reasor’s
4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Shuttles depart for Incredible Pizza (Buffet style pizza, games, go-carts and more)
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Shuttles return to campus from Incredible Pizza

Wednesday, August 20th

9:00 a.m. Welcome meeting in the Meinig Recital Hall in Lorton Performance Center
9:30 a.m. Break-out sessions with Academic Counselors
10:30 a.m. Staying Healthy and Seeing a Doctor in the US
11:00 a.m. Academic Honesty
11:30 a.m. Academic Resources and McFarlin Library Tour
1:00 p.m. Campus Scavenger Hunt
2:30 p.m. Athletics at TU (TU Soccer Players and Coach Tom McIntosh)
3:30 p.m. Preparing for Integrated Orientation (Stephen Li and Orientation Leaders)
4:30 p.m. Meet with Bank of Oklahoma (optional)
6:00 p.m. Greek Life Information Sessions ACAC Great Hall A (women) and Great Hall B (men)
7:30 p.m. Athletics Rally, Taste of Tulsa and Dance Party – Reynolds Center Arena

Thursday, August 21st

9:00 a.m. Community Service, Team-building and Assessments
2:00 p.m. Campus Information Sessions at Lorton Performance Center’s Gussman Hall
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Playfair, Glow Tour Campus Scavenger Hunt and After-Party starting at the Collins Fitness Center

Friday, August 22nd

12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Greek Life Recruitment
9:00 p.m. Movie on the U