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Schedule


Saturday, August 12, 2017

8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
New International Student Move-in
 University and Hogan Residence Halls

Sunday, August 13, 2017

9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
New Student Move-in – Residential Students
University and Hogan Residence Halls

Team Connect
University and Hogan Residence Halls
Need help connecting the internet or other WVU Tech online services? Meet with a representative from WVU Tech IT Services to make sure you’re connected.

Operation ID
Hogan Hall
Meet with an officer from WVU Tech PD to tag your technology devices.
10:30 AM
International Student Welcome and Orientation Session
Admissions House
International student orientation session is designed to support new international students as you transition to the WVU Tech community, U.S. customs and lifestyles, and will cover important visa information. 
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM WVU Tech Bookstore VIP Sales – All Students
Learning Resource Center
Noon – 3:00 PM
Student Success Center Open – All Students
Learning Resource Center
• Need to register for classes or make a schedule adjustment?

One Stop Shop – All Students
Benedum Center
• Student ID’s
• Parking Permits

PNC Bank - All Students
Learning Resource Center
Noon
Lunch is on your own
Bear’s Den or Beckley Area Eateries
Noon
International Student Luncheon
Admissions House
1:00 PM
International Student Shopping Trip!
Need to pick up any last-minute items for your residence hall room? Feel free to travel down to the shopping centers on Eisenhower Drive to visit Walmart or the Crossroads Mall. Shuttles will depart from the Learning Resource Center promptly at 1:00 p.m. and will return to campus at 3:00 p.m. giving about an hour at each location.
3:00 PM
New Student Orientation Check-in – All Students and Families
Carter Hall
4:00 PM 
New Student Orientation Kick-off – All Students and Families
Carter Hall 
4:30 PM
Welcome Class of 2021 Picnic – All Students and Families
Carter Hall Lawn 
9:00 PM
S’mores with Orientation Leaders and Resident Assistants
Tech Adventure House Backyard
*Photos with Monty at Carter Hall from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Monday, August 14, 2017

7:30 AM
Breakfast
Bear’s Den
8:15 AM
Check in, Pick up Class Shirts & Line up for Convocation
9:00 AM
New Student Welcome & Convocation
Van Meter Gym
Your formal introduction to the WVU Tech community.
10:00 AM
Class Photo
Van Meter Gym
10:30 AM
Meet Your Orientation Team
Various Locations
Get to know your new classmates and Orientation Leaders at this fun, interactive mixer. 

GOLD ORIENTATION TEAMS SCHEDULE
11:00 AM Choices
Carter Hall
Choices is an entertaining awareness program in which a series of skits are performed by the Orientation Team. The skits are light-hearted but poignant look at what choices to make – and what choices not to make – in your first year of college.
1:00 PM Lunch and Funny Photo Booth
Bear's Den
2:00 PM
Golden Bears Give Back Volunteer Education
Bear's Den
Informational session on new student orientation service project. Learn about iServe and how Golden Bears give back!
2:30 PM Campus Safety
Bear's Den
Informational session on campus safety and resources from WVU Tech PD.

BLUE ORIENTATION TEAMS SCHEDULE
11:00 AM Golden Bears Give Back Volunteer Education
Bear's Den
Informational session on new student orientation service project. Learn about iServe and how Golden Bears give back!
11:30 AM Campus Safety
Bear's Den
Informational session on campus safety and resources from WVU Tech PD.
1:00 PM Choices
Carter Hall
Choices is an entertaining awareness program in which a series of skits are performed by the Orientation Team. The skits are light-hearted but poignant look at what choices to make – and what choices not to make – in your first year of college.

3:00 PM Orientation Team Meeting
Various Locations
Optional Evening Activities
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM 
Trio Student Support Services Open House
Benedum Center
Campus Offices Open
Various Locations
4:30 PM
Campus Tours and Resource Walk – Commuter Students
Leaves from the front of the Learning Resource Center
5:00 PM
Dinner
Bear’s Den
6:30 PM
Campus Tours and Resource Walk – Residential Students
Leaves from the front of the Learning Resource Center
8:00 PM
Activity: WVU Tech Escape Room and Life Size Board Games!
*PNC Bank and Team Connect
PNC Bank will be available in the Commuter Lounge in the Learning Resource Center between 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
WVU Tech IT Services will be available in the Library in the Learning Resource Center from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM
Breakfast
Bear’s Den
9:00 AM
Golden Bears Give Back Send-off
Departs from the Learning Resource Center
5:00 PM
Dinner
Bear's Den
7:00 PM Sex Signals – REQUIRED for all new students
Carter Hall
Sex Signals is an unorthodox, humor-facilitated approach to examining our culture, sex, and the core issue of bystander intervention.
8:30 PM
Residence Hall Meetings
Hogan and University Residence Halls