This schedule is from 2014 to give you an idea of what to expect. The schedule will be updated to 2015 in June.
(You will receive a complete schedule upon check in to your residence hall)
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Residence Hall Move-In (Odd-Numbered Rooms)
10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Residence Hall Move-In (Even-Numbered Rooms)
9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
International Student Writing Placement
9:00a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Student Employment Work Award Assignment Pick up Tomson Hall Atrium (level 1)
If you have been awarded student employment as part of your financial aid package, make sure you visit 1st floor Tomson (in the atrium) to complete your I-9 Verification form (you must bring proper identification found here) and W4 form. These forms must be submitted before you can begin working on campus. You will be given your work assignment once your completed documents have been submitted.
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Keyboard Placement Assessments for Music Majors
See Music Information for more details
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Buntrock Commons South Plaza (Rainsite: Stav Hall)
Transfer Student and Families Welcome Program
Buntrock Commons, Viking Theater
What it Means to be an Ole
Lion’s Pause, Buntrock Commons
Welcome Program, A St. Olaf Welcome
This special program will be the official welcome of both new students and their parents/guests. Plan on saying “good-byes” before this program, as students will head down the stairs to the Skoglund Fieldhouse immediately following the program to meet their faculty advisor.
This program will be streamed live for family members who could not make it to campus today!
5:00 – 6:30 p.m.
First-Year Student/Faculty advisor Picnic
Meet your advisor in the Skoglund fieldhouse immediately following the Welcome Program
Living on a College Campus
Christiansen Hall of Music, Urness Recital Hall
6:30 – 7 p.m. First-year students living in Kittelsby and Hoyme
7 – 7:30 p.m. First-year students living in Mohn, Kildahl, and Ellingson
Now that you have moved in and unpacked we should discuss how we all live together at St. Olaf. This session will give you the opportunity to meet some of the residence life staff and hear about the expectations residents should have each other in a college community.
Your respective Residence Hall
Playfair –Tostrud Center