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Orientation Schedule

Orientation for new students takes place August 22 - 25, 2024.

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Day One

Thursday, August 22nd

Time Session Location
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Check-in (Residential New Students Only)
Check-in times:
8:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., & 12:00 p.m.
Villa Maria Rotunda, Great Hall, Green Room, & Immaculata Room
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. International Student NSO Lettiere Center Conference Room
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Lunch On Your Own Nazareth Dining Hall, or Off Campus
1:45 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Check-in (Commuter Students Only) Villa Maria Rotunda
3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Welcome to IU Alumnae Hall Theatre
3:20 p.m. - 3:50 p.m. Small Group Activity Around Campus
4:00 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Student Panel Alumnae Hall Theatre
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Mighty Choices for Mighty Macs Alumnae Hall Theatre
5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Relaxation Revival
This time is designed for you to decompress, spend time with family, unpack some more, or anything else you feel you need
Around Campus
5:30 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. Blessing/Goodbye Farewell
Now is the time to say a final goodbye to your family and guests as you begin your IU journey!
See them at Family Weekend starting September 20th!
Back Campus
5:50 p.m. - 6:50 p.m. Back Campus BBQ Back Campus
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. New Student RA Floor Meetings Residence Halls
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Commuter Team Bonding Old Guest Dining Room
8:30 p.m. - 10:15 p.m. Champion Kickoff Back Campus

Day Two

Friday, August 23rd

Time Session Location
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Sunrise Series Great Hall
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast Nazareth Dining Hall
9:15 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. How to Get Involved? Alumnae Hall Theatre
9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Title IX Presentation Alumnae Hall Theater
10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. IU Championship Back Campus & Loyola Quad
11:30 a.m. - 12:00

Academic Overviews
This session is designed for you to meet other classmates in your major, as well as meet with professors from your department, to learn more about your area of study.

  • Allied Health
    Loyola Hall 120
  • Biology & Chemistry
    Loyola Hall 212
  • Business (Accounting, Finance, Marketing Management, Business Management, HR, Sports Business Management, Supply Chain Management
    Loyola Hall 111
  • Cybersecurity/Data/Info Systems
    LH 123
  • Dietetics/Nutrition
    Nazareth 310
  • Education
    Loyola Hall 217
  • English/Communication
    Loyola Hall 118
  • Emergency Planning Management
    Loyola Hall 102
  • Exercise Science
    Alumnae Hall 114-115
  • Fashion Merchandising
    Nazareth 309
  • History/Political Science
    Loyola Hall 100
  • Music/Music Ed/Music Therapy
    Memorial Hall
  • Nursing
    Loyola Hall 127
  • Psychology
    Loyola Hall 333
  • Sociology/Social Work/Criminology
    Loyola Hall 220
  • Theology
    Loyola Hall 121
  • Undecided
    Loyola Hall 18
Classroom Buildings
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch Loyola Quad
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Rotating Sessions
This session is designed for you to learn about all of the different resources available on campus.

  • Office of Technology Services (OTS)
    Great Hall
  • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI)
    Great Hall
  • Campus Security
    LH 123
  • Campus Ministry
    LH 121
  • Learning Support Services (LSS) (includes Writing & Math Ctr)
    LH 120
  • Career Services
    LH 102
Loyola Hall Classrooms, Great Hall
4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Cardboard Boat Construction Back Campus
5:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. Dinner Back Campus
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. PlayFair Back Campus
8:45 p.m. - 9:45 p.m. Cardboard Boat Race IU Pool

Day Three

Saturday, August, 24th

Time Session Location
7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m. Sunrise Series  
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast Nazareth Dining Hall
9:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Community Service Dismissal Alumnae Hall Theatre
9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Pick Up Lunches & Load Transportation Alumnae Hall Drive
10:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Community Service Various Service Locations
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Return to Campus + Snack & Break Residence Halls/IHM Student Center
3:00 p.m. - 3:10 p.m. Small Group Discussion Alumnae Hall Theatre
3:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m. Decompress from Stress Back Campus
3:50 p.m. - 4:05 p.m. Jeopardy Alumnae Hall Theatre
4:10 p.m. - 4:40 p.m. The People You Meet at IU Alumnae Hall Theatre
4:45 p.m. - 5:10 p.m. Letter for Your Future Self Loyola Quad
6:30 p.m. Load Buses to Off Campus Excursion  
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 pm Off Campus Excursion  

Day Four

Sunday, August 25th

Time Session Location
7:30 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. Breakfast Nazareth Dining Hall
8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. IU Mission & Traditions Presentation Alumnae Hall Theatre
9:05 a.m. - 9:25 a.m. Pinning Ceremony Alumnae Hall Theatre
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Class of 2028 Photo
Join us for another IU tradition of a class picture.
Back Campus
10:00 a.m. - 10:10 a.m. Singing Alma Mater + Closing Ceremony Villa Maria Rotunda
10:20 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Planting of the Ivy The Grotto
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Returning Student Move-in Great Hall, Green Room
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Lunch + Free Time Nazareth Dining Hall & Campus Wide
2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. IU Academics 101 Alumnae Hall Theatre
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Study Hall Immaculata University Campus
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Welcome Back Bash Back Campus
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Dinner
*First meal on meal-plan.
Nazareth Dining Hall
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Floor Meetings
Residence hall meetings for returning students.
Residence Halls
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Welcome Mass Marian Chapel

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