Life at Aquinas College

Orientation Schedule

Thursday, August 23

8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Residential Student Move-In Various Residential Locations
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Campus & Community Luncheon Wege Center
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Commuter Student Check-in Academic Building (AB 1st Floor)
1:00 PM Multicultural Student Reception ** Cook Carriage House
2:45 PM Everyone Seated in Sturrus Sturrus Sports & Fitness Center
3:00 PM Convocation Sturrus Sports & Fitness Center
4:00 PM Families Depart & Orientation begins Sturrus Sports & Fitness Center
4:30 PM Mass for Families  Our Lady Seat of Wisdom Chapel
4:45 PM - 6:30 PM Orientation Group Time & Dinner Academic Building/Wege Cafeteria*
6:45 PM AQ: A Community of Respect Sturrus Sports & Fitness Center
8:15 PM Residential Student Meeting Various Residential Locations
8:15 PM Commuter Student Meeting Kretschmer Hall, Art & Music Center
9:15 PM Movie on the Lawn with Student Senate AQ Athletic Field

Friday, August 24

8:00 AM Breakfast Wege Cafeteria
9:00 AM Orientation Group Time Classrooms (Academic Building) *
9:30 AM GE 100 The First Year Experience & Nursing Orientation Classrooms (Academic Building) *
11:30 AM Lunch & Change for Project Unite Various
1:15 PM Project Unite Kickoff Sturrus Sports & Fitness Center
1:30 PM Dismissal for Project Unite Sturrus Sports & Fitness Center
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Project Unite Greater Grand Rapids Area
4:30 PM Dinner Wege Cafeteria
6:15 PM Depart for Whitecaps Game Academic Building
7:05 PM AQPB Presents: West Michigan Whitecaps Game Fifth Third Ballpark

Saturday, August 25

8:00 AM Continental Breakfast Wege Cafeteria
9:00 AM Orientation Group Time Classrooms (Academic Building) *
10:00 AM HOORAY! With Lonnie Scott Sturrus Sports & Fitness Center
11:30 AM Safety and Success at Aquinas Sturrus Sports & Fitness Center
12:00 PM Brunch and Group Time Wege Cafeteria & GR Community
3:00 PM Race to Zero Waste Location TBD
4:30 PM Campus Ministry Reflection Location TBD
6:30 PM Party with the President Brookby Mansion
9:00 PM Residence Life Programming Various Residential Locations

Sunday, August 26

6:00 PM Special Transfers Only Session Cook Carriage House
8:00 PM Welcome Back Mass Our Lady Seat of Wisdom

*See Individual Schedule on Nametag for Location
**Invitation Only