Huskies First Four: Days
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Welcome!

Register for Orientation! 

Log in using your Star ID and password to pre-register for Orientation events, select an Orientation group of your interest and order your Orientation t-shirt.

This is the perfect time to meet people and get to know campus.

We know how important the first days and weeks of the semester are to students and their success. Mark your calendars to get a great start by participating in New Student Orientation August 20 - 23, 2015!

We encourage all new students to continue their participation in Huskies First Four: Weeks (Huskies Kick-Off) events to meet other students, learn more about St. Cloud State and find your way to connect with the Huskies community.

Welcome Weekend / Move-In / Orientation

Welcome Weekend/Residential Move-in: August 20

On-Going Orientation Check-in and Info Tent, Atwood Memorial Center
Move-in New entering first-year and new entering transfer students. Specific times will be mailed to students prior to move-in.
Time TBD Campus Resource Fair, Atwood Mall-Performing Art Center-Centennial Hall area
8:15 a.m.-2 p.m. International Student Advising & Registration Day, Miller Center 122
1:30 p.m.-3 p.m. International Graduate Student Orientation & Registration, Centennial Hall 455
2-5 p.m. Center for International Studies Activities / Events / Shopping Trips, various locations
3:30-5 p.m. Graduate Studies – Amazing Race, Administrative Services
4–5 p.m. Family Farewell, Cascade Room (Atwood Memorial Center)
5-6 p.m. Parent & Family Social, location TBD
5-7 p.m. Welcome Picnic (students only), outdoors
All new students will receive one free ticket to the Welcome Picnic at Orientation Check-In. Half of the Students will eat at 5 p.m.; the rest at 6 p.m. Students will rotate to Orientation Welcome in Ritsche Auditorium on the alternate hour.
7:30 p.m. Floor Meetings (All residential students), individual residence halls
7:30 p.m. Transfer, Commuter and Graduate Student BBQ, K-Lot (Herb Brooks National Hockey Center)
9 p.m. Opening Ceremony, Herb Brooks National Hockey Center
All students walk to Atwood Memorial Center following the Opening Ceremony.
Until 12:30 a.m. Atwood After Dark late night program, Atwood Memorial Center
FREE food, FREE activities and lots of opportunities to meet new people. DJ/dance, video game room, karaoke, board games and House Party 101!

Welcome Weekend/Residential Move-in: August 21

On-Going Orientation Check-in and Info Tent, Atwood Memorial Center
Move-in Returning students begin moving in Aug. 21 or after depending on their schedules.
9:30 a.m. Welcome, Atwood Mall
Split into Orientation Groups
10 a.m.-12 p.m. Academic Orientation, colleges and schools in separate locations
10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. Lunch, Garvey Commons
Residential Students and those with Meal Plans.
1-4 p.m. Huskies Prep Time and Academic Resource Fair, Atwood Memorial Center Ballroom and open offices
1-4 p.m. Rotating sessions, various locations
4-5 p.m. Community College Connection Orientation, Engineering and Computing Center 111
5-7 p.m. Dinner, Garvey Commons
Residential Students and those with Meal Plans.
7 p.m.  David Christof – SCSU alumnus presentation, Ritsche Auditorium (Stewart Hall)
8 p.m. Fun Run/Walk, location TBD
9 p.m. Late Night Movie, Ritsche Auditorium (Stewart Hall)
11 p.m.–1 a.m. Late Night Target Shopping Event, Target at Crossroads Mall

Welcome Weekend: August 22

On-Going Orientation Check-in and Information Tent, Atwood Memorial Center
9:30 a.m. Welcome, Atwood Mall
Split into Orientation Groups.
10 a.m.-12:30p.m. Orientation Group Rotations, various locations
11a.m.-1 p.m. Library Lawn Party, Miller Center lawn (facing the Performing Arts Center)
1 p.m. First Year Seminar Meetings, various locations
All Honors, ACE and new International Students must attend.
2 p.m.-5 p.m. Service Projects, various locations
5-7 p.m. Dinner, Garvey Commons
Residential Students and those with Meal Plans.
7:30 p.m. Multicultural Student Services event, location TBD
9 p.m. Dance Party, Atwood Memorial Center Ballroom

Welcome Weekend: August 23

On-Going Orientation Check-in and Information Tent, Atwood Memorial Center
9:30 a.m. Group Fitness/Bootcamp Class, Husky Stadium
10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Brunch, Garvey Commons
Residential Students and those with Meal Plans.
12-4:30 p.m. Childcare Provided, Lindgren Childcare Center
1-4 p.m. Condensed Orientation Program, Atwood Memorial Center
Commuters, transfer students, veterans/active military, student-parents and adult student learners.
1-4 p.m. Rotating Sessions, Atwood Memorial Center
1–5 p.m. Lake George activities, Lake George
7-9 p.m. Fun Run/Walk, location TBD
7 p.m.  Floor Meetings, individual residence halls
All residential students.
7:30 p.m. No Hate Campaign Speaker, location TBD
9–10:30 p.m. Annual Ice Cream Social, Garvey Commons