ARISE: Student Orientation Schedule

ARISE 2017 (August 2013)

Saturday, August 10

8:00am - 4:00pm     Check-in & Move-in (Check-in & Move-in will still be available after 4pm in the Hammer Center)

9:00am - 3:00pm     Registration in the Hammer Center

11:00am - 2:00pm   Lunch (*Parents self-pay)

1:30pm - 2:30pm     Commuter Experience - Alumni Banquet Hall in the Hammer Center

3:30pm - 4:30pm     Commuter Experience - Alumni Banquet Hall in the Hammer Center

4:30pm - 7:00pm      Welcome to ARISE Parent/Student Dinner in Cafeteria 

7:00pm - 8:00pm      APPROACH Experience: Welcome to New Students & Parents - Christ's Chapel

8:00pm - 9:00pm      Parents & Student Life Social - Hammer Center

8:00pm - 9:00pm      New students meet on wings

Sunday, August 11 

9:00am - 10:00am    ASCENT Experience: Service with Dr. William Wilson, President of ORU - Christ's Chapel

10:00am - 1:00pm    Brunch Immediately   Following Service (*Parents self-pay)

2:00pm - 5:00pm      New Student Beta Group Experience - Hammer Center

7:30pm - 8:30pm      New Student Ice Cream Social with Student Life in the Cafeteria

8:30pm - 10:30pm    Movie Night in Zoppelt Auditorium               

Monday, August 12

10:00am - 3:00pm   Library Orientation for all new students

3:00pm - 3:30pm     Whole Person Assessment - Christ's Chapel 

7:00pm - 7:45pm     Golden Eagle 101- Aerobics Center

8:00pm - 10:00pm   Aerobics Center Activity Night: Basketball Tournament - Aerobics Center

8:00pm - 10:00pm   XBOX Tournament - Hammer Center


Tuesday, August 13

10:00 am - 3:00 pm   Library Orientation

1:00 pm                   Academic Open House - GC and Corresponding Rooms

Evening                    Free Time

Thursday, August 15

7:15 pm                  Evening of Worship and Prayer: ORU Worship Center - Christ's Chapel


Friday, August 16

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm     Partiestival/Wing Challenge/Club Rush/Spirit Weekend - Towers Fields


Sunday, August 18

9:00pm - 11:00pm      Immersed with the Prayer Movement and Chaplain Program - Prayer Gardens

The Fall Semester begins Thursday, August 15, 2013.