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SSS Early Bird Orientation

Student support services EARLY BIRD Orientation

SSS Early Bird Orientation Schedule 2018

Student Support Services (SSS/TRIO) welcomes its new scholars to a special Early Bird orientation that will be held prior to Viterbo's V-Hawk orientation. Starting in early July, students who qualify for SSS/TRIO will receive an email invitation to join us on August 22. Any student living on-campus will be able to move in to the dorms two days early. The schedule of events is detailed below.


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Wednesday, August 22

1 - 1:30 pm Check-In for on-campus students. (Student Union)
1 - 3:30 pm Move-in to dorms, and confirm enrollment at the Business Office.
3 - 3:30 pm *Check-In for off-campus students. (Student Union) Confirm Enrollment with the Business Office.
3:30 - 4:15 pm Teambuilding activities with small groups. (courtyard) *Parent Information Session with SSS Advisors. (Reinhart Center Boardroom - RCE 107)
4:15 - 5 pm Learn about SSS with other students and parents. Then say "farewell" to families in a special ceremony. (San Damiano Chapel)
5 - 5:15 pm Saying goodbye to families.
5:15 pm Dinner - College Cooking Fun - Students and coaches. (Dietetics Cooking Lab)
After Dinner Board games, video games, activities. (Hawk's Nest)

Thursday, August 23

8:30 - 9 am Breakfast with Peer Coaches. (cafeteria)
9 - 10:30 am Scavenger Hunt around campus.
10:30 - 11:30 am Large group activities and discussion. (TBD)
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Lunch with First Generation faculty and staff. (Brophy 123)
12:30 - 3:30 pm LaCrosse Queen Boat Tour - Riverside Park. (Includes travel time to and from riverfront.)
3:30 - 3:45 pm Break.
3:45 - 4:30 pm Visits to the bookstore, mailboxes, etc. with Peer Coaches. (meet in Student Union)
4:30 - 5:30 pm Peer to Peer Panels, followed by pizza dinner. (Brophy 123)
After dinner Lawn games, bonfire, etc. (Marian Courtyard)

Friday, August 24

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8 - 8:30 am Breakfast in the cafeteria with fellow SSS.
8:30 - 10 am Help your roommate move in. Activities if you are not helping a roommate move in.
10 - 11 am Meet up for closing activities. (TBD)
11 am Join First-Year Orientation Program for lunch and other activities.