First Year Orientation Program 


Summer 2016 Muskie Preview Information

Thursday June 2nd
Friday June 3rd
Wednesday June 8th
Thursday June 9th
Friday June 10th

We have a web page for students entering the University in the Fall of 2016! Coming soon- the Class of 2020 page for post-Muskie Preview information, summer updates and move-in details. Resources will be added to the site throughout Summer 2016.

The Class of 2020 also has an OrgSync group. Students will create OrgSync accounts as part of the Muskie Preview program. If you missed Muskie Preview or need a refresher on the registration instructions, contact the Student Life Office for more information.

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Fall 2016 Welcome Weekend and Orientation Schedule (Tentative)

Friday, August 26     
9 a.m.-2 p.m.  Master University Check In Caldwell Hall (Quad)
3 p.m. Opening Session Recreation Center
3:30 p.m. Parents Meet First Year Seminar Instructor Various Classrooms
  Students Meet Student Life Staff Recreation Center
4 p.m. Residential Student Meetings Recreation Center
  Commuter Student Meeting TOC (Quad Center)
4:30-6:30 p.m. Dinner (On Your Own)/Parents Depart Patton or Thomas Dining Halls or off campus
7 p.m. PlayFair! (Students only) Recreation Center
8:30-10:30 p.m. Backyard Bash


10:30 p.m.-Midnight Late Night Movie Chess Patio
Saturday, August 27
7:30-8:30 a.m. Breakfast Patton Dining Hall
11 a.m. First Year Seminar Class Various Classrooms
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunch Patton Dining Hall
1-5 p.m. Muskies on the Move (activities) Various Locations
5-6:30 p.m. Dinner Patton Dining Hall
7-8 p.m. Entertainer Chess Center, Social Hall
8-10 p.m. S'mores Under the Stars Hollow
10 p.m.-Midnight Late Night Program Stadium
Sunday, August 28
10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Brunch Patton Dining Hall
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Black Student Union Cookout Chess Center, Social Hall
1:30-3:30 p.m. Stock-Your-Room BINGO Chess Center, Social Hall
7-9 p.m. Residence Hall Floor Meetings Residence Halls

All parents are encouraged to participate in first-year orientation in the fall as they move their student onto campus.

Important Phone Extensions

University Operator  740-826-8211 Registrar  740-826-8164
Academic Affairs 740-826-8122  Student Accounts 740-826-8118
Athletics 740-826-8230 Student Financial Services 740-826-8139
Bookstore 740-826-8170 Student Life Office 740-826-8080
Counseling Center 740-826-8091 University Police  740-826-8155
Computer Services 740-826-8050  WEllness Center 740-826-8150



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