Office of Orientation Services

Turning Titan: New Student Orientation Schedule

 

Tues. 8/21/18
Time Event Location
8:00am - 12:00pm          

Check In & Move-in (IDs)

(First-year fall athletes and any students on campus for pre-orientation programs should check in from 10:30am - 12:00pm)

Hansen Student Center
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch MC Bertholf Commons
1:30pm - 3:00pm

President’s Cookie Reception “Welcome for new students and their families.” 

Enjoy a cookie with the President and Mrs. Jensen and take one for the road!

President's House - 1201 N Park Street

(Rain Location--CNS Atrium)

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Dinner with Titan Orientation Leader Groups

(Students only from this point through the remainder of Turning Titan) 

MC Bertholf Commons 
5:45pm - 6:10pm Aspirations at Aspiration Aspiration Fountain
6:15pm - 7:00pm New Student Convocation Westbrook Auditorium, Presser Hall
7:00pm - 7:15pm Class Picture Eckley Quadrangle 
7:15pm - 8:15pm Orientation Group Meeting with Titan Orientation Leaders (TOLs) Individual Schedule, Various Classrooms (See your Turning Titan Handbook)
8:30pm - 9:15pm       Hall Floor Meetings Individual Schedule, Various Classrooms (See your Turning Titan Handbook)
9:30pm - 11:30pm Turning Titan Kick-off: Battery Tour Hansen Center Court
Wed. 8/22/18
Time Event Location
8:00am - 9:00am               Breakfast MC Bertholf Commons
9:00am - 9:50am Academics 101 Individual Schedules, Various Classrooms
10:00am - 10:50am Departmental Information Sessions Individual Schedules, Various Classrooms
11:00am - 11:50am Group Advising Sessions Individual Schedules, Various Classrooms
12:00pm - 2:00pm 2nd Language Placement Exams (30 minute time blocks) Individual Schedules, Various Computer Labs
12:00pm - 2:00pm Lunch MC Bertholf Commons
2:00pm - 2:50pm Pre-Professional Meetings  Individual Schedules, Various Classrooms
3:00pm - 4:00pm Advising Preparation Time State Farm Hall Computer Lab
3:00pm - 4:00pm Mathematics Placement Exam CNS E204 and CNS E210
5:00pm - 6:00pm Dinner with TOL Group MC Bertholf Commons
6:00pm - 7:15pm Summer Reading Program Discussion Groups with TOLs and Faculty/Staff Facilitators Individual Schedules, Various Classrooms
7:30pm - 9:00pm The Hook Up  Hansen Center Court 
9:15pm - 11:00 pm Chris Carter the Mentalist Hansen Center Court
Thurs. 8/23/18
Time Event Location
8:00am - 9:00am           Breakfast MC Bertholf Commons
8:00am - 10:45am Individual Academic Advising (30 minute sessions)* Individual Schedule, Advisor's Offices
9:00am - 9:20am Turning Titan My Way: Student Employment  Hansen Center Court 
9:20am - 10:00am Turning Titan My Way: Hart Career Center  Hansen Center Court 
10:00am - 10:40am Turning Titan My Way: Study Abroad Office  Hansen Center Court 
11:00am - 11:50am Academic Expectations  Young Main Lounge 
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch MC Bertholf Commons
1:00pm - 4:45pm Individual Academic Advising (30 minute sessions)* Individual Schedule, Advisor's Offices
1:00pm - 1:20pm Turning Titan My Way: Student Employment  Hansen Center Court 
1:20pm - 2:00pm Turning Titan My Way: Hart Career Center  Hansen Center Court 
2:00pm - 2:40pm Turning Titan My Way: Study Abroad Office  Hansen Center Court 
3:00pm - 5:00pm Turning Titan My Way Various Locations (See Turning Titan My Way Tab for more information)
5:15pm - 6:15pm Dinner with TOL Group MC Bertholf Commons
6:30pm - 7:45pm Real World 101 Westbrook Auditorium, Presser Hall
7:55pm - 8:45pm Hall Floor Meetings Individual Schedule, Various Classrooms (See your Turning Titan Handbook)
9:00pm - 11:30pm Dueling Pianos  Hansen Center Court

 

*Class Registration will take place immediately following advising appointments.

Fri. 8/24/18
Time Event Location
8:00am - 9:00am   Breakfast MC Bertholf Commons
9:00am - 10:30am Diversity at IWU  Presser Hall & Individual Schedule 
10:30am - 3:00pm Mission Day

Begins in Presser Hall, Various locations

 

2:30pm - 1:00pm Lunch Mission Day Location
3:00pm - 5:00pm Turning Titan My Way Various Locations (See Turning Titan My Way Tab for more information)
5:15pm- 6:15pm Dinner with TOL Group MC Bertholf Commons
6:15pm - 7:45pm "Shot of Reality" Hansen Center Court
8:00pm - 9:00pm  Hall Floor Meeting Individual Schedule, Various Classrooms (See your Turning Titan Handbook)
9:00pm - 11:30pm Hypnotist: Frederick Winters Hansen Center Court
Sat. 8/25/18  
Time Event Location
9:00am - 10:00am     Breakfast MC Bertholf Commons
10:00am- 12:00pm Mural Painting Eckley Quadrangle
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch
MC Bertholf Commons
5:30pm - 6:30pm Dinner with TOL Group
MC Bertholf Commons
8:00pm - 11:00pm Titan Carnival (First Year & Upper-Division Students) Hansen Student Center
Sun. 8/26/18  
Time Event Location
10:00am - 11:00am Turning Titan Chapel Service Evelyn Chapel
10:30am - 12:30pm    Brunch                                                            MC Bertholf Commons 
1:00pm - 4:00pm Open Gym Shirk Center
2:00pm - 3:00pm Heading Off-Campus: Getting Around Bloomington-Normal Davidson Room Memorial Center
5:30pm - 7:00pm Dinner (First official meal on the meal plan for all students) MC Bertholf Commons

 

Classes begin on Monday, August 27, 2018

Turning Titan My Way
Time Thursday August 23 Location
3:00pm - 4:00pm Zumba Shirk
3:00pm - 4:00pm Intramural Sports 

Niephagen/South East (Shirk)

 

3:00pm - 4:00pm E-Sports 

Niephagen/South East (Shirk)

3:00pm - 4:00pm Open Gym  CNS C102
     
4:00pm - 5:00pm Open Gym  Career Center
     
     
Time Friday August 24 Location
3:00pm - 4:00pm Greek Life Hansen Center Court
3:00pm - 4:00pm Get Involved: Student Senate, Hall Government, Campus Activities Board Davidson Room
     
4:00pm - 5:00pm Zumba Shirk
4:00pm - 5:00pm Greek Life Hansen Center Court
4:00pm - 5:00pm Get Involved: Student Senate, Hall Government, Campus Activities Board Davidson Room