New Student Orientation 2014

STUDENT SCHEDULE
THURSDAY, AUGUST 21, 2014

  • 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

  • Super Services: Financial Aid, Registration and Other Student Services

    12 p.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
  • Book It

    1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
    Reference Desk, Regis University Library
  • Attend the Library Open House
  • 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
  • Commuters Unite

    3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
    Science Amphitheater, Felix Pomponio Science Center
  • Get to know other commuter students and enjoy some snacks

    Learn about the Code of Conduct and community standards, emergency procedures, RU Alert and campus safety

  • 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

  • The Regis Way: First RU 101 Small Group Meetings

    7:30 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.
    Location listed on orientation folder
  • Current Regis students will lead discussions and answer questions regarding orientation, academics, university resources, opportunities for involvement, social and recreational activities, personal tips for success and more
  • Mandatory Hall Meetings for Residential Students

    8:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.
    All Residential Halls
  • Students living on campus will meet with resident assistants in their respective halls

    Learn about the code of conduct, campus safety and emergency procedures.

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
  • First Year Seminar Community Experience

    8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    St. John Francis Regis Chapel
  • Meet with your first-year seminar instructors and TAs, 7:45 a.m. and 8 a.m.

    Find seminar instructor’s name in the chapel or ask a student leader

    Special presentation by Brer Rabbit of the Flobots

    Learn about your “Writing Analytically” seminar and community-based learning

    Wear comfortable walking shoes and bring water, sunscreen, hat, etc. for travel to your community site

    Return to campus between 11 a.m. and 12 p.m., lunch with your group

  • Crossover: Transfer Student Program

    8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    Lot 3, Student Center
  • Free breakfast with current students and outing to the Denver Zoo

    Meet with Academic Internships, Career Services and Study Abroad

  • Book It

    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    Reference Desk, Regis University Library
  • Library Open House
  • Power Up: Lunch with seminar groups and faculty

    11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    Main Cafe, Student Center
  • Class Photo

    12:30 p.m.
    Boettcher Commons (Quad)
    Meet RU 101 Leader
  • Legendary Class Photo

    12:45 p.m.
    Front Steps, Regis University Library
  • Super Speaker: Craig Zablocki

    1 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
    St. John Francis Regis Chapel
  • Girl Rising

    2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
    St. John Francis Regis Chapel
  • Check out p. 12 of the orientation booklet for more information
  • 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

    Invitation Only
    6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
    Welcome Tent, Boettcher Commons (Quad)
  • The Regis Way: Second RU 101 Meeting

    Location TBD by small group
  • Dancing in the Dark (K)night

    9 p.m. to 11 p.m.
    Student Center Patio, Boettcher Commons (Quad)
  • Enjoy some great music and fun under the stars

SATURDAY, AUGUST 23, 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 8:50 a.m.
    Main Cafe, Student Center
  • Military and Veterans Open House and Breakfast

    8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
    Rooms 377-378, Clarke Hall
  • Military and veteran students can drop by our Vet Resource Center, have a late breakfast, meet the team and grab some supplies to get you through the morning
  • Committed to Excellence: Commitment Program

    8 a.m. to 8:50 a.m.
    Room 2, Loyola Hall
  • Brain Power: Honors Program Breakfast

    8 a.m. to 8:50 a.m.
    Room 333, Main Hall
  • Face-to-Face: Real Talk on College Issues

    9 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
    Location varies by group
  • Group A: "No Big Deal?" – An Interactive Theater Performance by Theater Delta on Alcohol and Marijuana at Regis University
    Mountain View Room, Claver Hall

    Group B: "How 'bout this party?" – An Interactive Theater Performance by Theater Delta on Sexual Assault and Alcohol at Regis University
    Main Cafe, Student Center

    Group C: An Interactive Presentation by George Mumma, Jr. on the Changing Culture of the Cyber World in a University Setting
    Recital Hall, Claver Hall
  • Face-to-Face: Real Talk on College Issues

    10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.
    Location varies by group
  • Group A: An Interactive Presentation by George Mumma, Jr. on the Changing Culture of the Cyber World in a University Setting
    Recital Hall, Claver Hall

    Group B: "No Big Deal?" – An Interactive Theater Performance by Theater Delta on Alcohol and Marijuana at Regis University
    Mountain View Room, Claver Hall

    Group C: "How 'bout this party?" – An Interactive Theater Performance by Theater Delta on Sexual Assault and Alcohol at Regis University
    Main Cafe, Student Center
  • 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