New Student Orientation 2014

FAMILY SCHEDULE
THURSDAY, AUGUST 21, 2014

  • Book It: Library Open House

    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Reference Desk, Regis University Library
  • Explore the library's e-book collection using handheld devices (iPad, Kindle, Nook)

    A training for these devices will occur every hour for the entirety of the Open House

  • Student Move-In

    11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    First year students: Residence Halls
    Transfer students: Modular 187
  • Move-in schedule by last name:

    A-E: 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

    F-K: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.

    L-R: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

    S-Z: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.

  • Ranger Up: Food, Books, Communication and Safety

    11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    Walker's Pub, Student Center
  • Get your mailbox key

    Sign up for RU Alert

    Talk with bookstore staff about rental books, used books and e-books

    Change your meal plan and alert dining services of allergies

    Connect to the Regis network and email, and get answers to technical questions

    Enjoy refreshments, get a free water bottle and sign up to win a tablet

  • Project CURE Kits Drop-off

    11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Walker's Pub, Student Center
  • Super Services: Financial Aid, Registration and Other Student Services

    11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Enrollment Services, Main Hall, 4th Floor
  • Learn how to set up parent access

    Meet with staff regarding tuition or financial aid

    Inquire about Military and Veterans Services

    Eat snacks, win prizes (including an iPod Shuffle) and more

  • The Fantastic Tour

    1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
    Welcome Tent, Boettcher Commons (Quad)
  • Take a tour of campus with an Admissions Office representative
  • Experience Education: Academic Internships and Study Abroad

    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Room 1, Loyola Hall
  • Speak with students and staff about studying abroad and opportunities to earn credit through academic internships
  • Test Your Powers: Music Program Placement

    2 p.m.
    Room 17, Claver Hall
  • Arranged by music faculty for all students interested in a music major or minor

    Duration will vary based on music theory background

  • You Are Here: Commuter Student Check-In, Open House and Campus Tour

    2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
    Commuter Lounge, Student Center, 2nd Floor
  • Sponsored by Commuter Student Life
  • Agents Assemble: Welcome Reception at Mile High

    RSVP only
    5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
    Invesco Field at Mile High
  • Meet Father President Fitzgibbons and Provost Dr. Pat Ladewig

    Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and desserts

    Open to all students and 2 guests each

    Transportation provided or drive yourself (parking is free; directions listed in orientation booklet)

    Buses leave parking lot #1 (Field House Circle) every 15 minutes starting at 4:30 p.m. (last bus 5:30 p.m.). Buses return to Regis following reception

FRIDAY, AUGUST 22, 2014

  • Project CURE Kits Drop-off

    7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    Walker's Pub, Student Center
  • Breakfast of Champions

    7 a.m. to 7:45 a.m.
    Main Cafe, Student Center
  • Parent Hospitality Suite

    8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
    Second Floor, Student Center
  • Student Life Welcome and Brunch

    RSVP Only
    9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
    Welcome Tent, Boettcher Commons (Quad)
    Food served in Main Cafe, Student Center
  • Career Services, Counseling and Personal Development, Disability Services and University Testing, Wellness and Recreation, Residence Life, Student Activities, Student Health, University Ministry and the Office of Diversity will be present to discuss their role in your student’s college career

  • Break

    10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
  • Academic Welcome with Dr. Thomas Bowie

    10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
    Welcome Tent, Boettcher Commons (Quad)
  • Super Speaker: Craig Zablocki

    11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
    Welcome Tent, Boettcher Commons (Quad)
  • Power Up: Lunch for Parents and Families

    12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m.
    Welcome Tent, Boettcher Commons (Quad)
  • Parent/Seminar Faculty Session

    1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
    Student’s Seminar Classroom
  • Meet with first-year seminar instructors in student’s seminar classroom

    Faculty member of classroom identified on student class schedule as RCC 200

    Parents of Honors students will NOT meet during this time

    Questions? Go to Info Central in the Faculty Lounge, 1st Floor, Student Center

  • Parent Information Session #1

    1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
    Welcome Tent, Boettcher Commons (Quad)
  • Alumni Engagement, University Advancement, Campus Safety, Auxiliary Services, ITS and Enrollment Services
  • Break

    2:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.
  • Concurrent Parent Sessions

    2:45 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Location varies with parent group
  • Parents of Honors Students Open House
    Room 333, Main Hall

    Parents of Varsity Athletes Open House
    Welcome Tent, Boettcher Commons (Quad)

    Parents of Pre-Nursing Students
    Mountain View Room, Claver Hall

    Parents of Commitment Students Open House
    Science Amphitheater, Felix Pomponio Science Center

  • Boomin' BBQ

    RSVP Only
    5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
    Welcome Tent Boettcher Commons (Quad) or Off Campus
  • Eat and greet on the quad or have dinner with family on your own

    Please note: Students must be back for the second RU 101 meeting at 7:30 p.m.

  • Legacy Reception for Students

    Invitation Only
    5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
    Mountain View Room, Claver Hall
  • Sponsored by Alumni Engagement and University Advancement
  • Fabulous Diversity Dessert Reception

    6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
    Welcome Tent, Boettcher Commons (Quad)

SATURDAY, AUGUST 23, 2014

  • Project CURE Kits Drop-off

    7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
    Walker's Pub, Student Center
  • Continental Breakfast for Parents

    8 a.m. to 8:50 a.m.
    Second Floor, Student Center
  • Parents of Commitment Students Meeting

    8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
    Science Amphitheater, Felix Pomponio Science Center
  • Parent Hospitality Suite

    9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
    Second Floor, Student Center
  • Parent Information Session #2

    9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
    St. John Francis Regis Chapel
  • Study Abroad, Academic Internships, Auxiliary Services and Career Services
  • Take Action: Student Resources Fair and Lunch

    12 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
    Welcome Tent, Boettcher Commons (Quad)
  • Grab lunch while grabbing great information about how to get involved

    Learn about student clubs, organizations and academic departments

    Get to know the Book & Bean (bookstore), Regis Mail and Print Center and Bon Appetit food service

    Discover off-campus services like local banks, grocery stores and restaurants

    Get connected to the Regis network and ask ITS any email or technical questions

  • Super Sidekicks

    12 p.m. to 2 p.m.
    The Learning Commons, Clarke Hall 214
  • Student Disability Services and University Testing, The Writing Center and Tutoring Services

    Discover how the folks at The Learning Commons support your student's academic success

  • Residence Life Reception for Parents of Residential Students

    2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
    Welcome Tent, Boettcher Commons (Quad)
  • Catholic Mass

    4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    St. John Francis Regis Chapel
  • Non-denominational Prayer Services

    4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
    Welcome Tent, Boettcher Commons (Quad)
  • Blessing and Sending by University Ministry

    5:45 p.m. to 6 p.m.
    St. John Francis Regis Chapel
  • For students and families of all faiths
  • NOTE: To give students adequate time to prepare for the upcoming academic week, we ask families and guests to please depart Saturday following the Blessing and Sending or a family dinner off campus.