Transfer Students in OBVU 300

Friday | Saturday | Sunday

Saturday, August 24

8:00 a.m. – Breakfast - Dows Ballroom
*Remember your Student ID for meals.

9:00 a.m. - Work on Graduation Plans/ Specific Academic Plans - Classroom
Meet with your advisor/BVU instructor in your designated classroom to work on your specific academic plan. This is a great opportunity for you to make sure you are prepared to take the right sequence of classes in order to graduate on time.

11:00 a.m. - Student Affairs Overview - Schaller Chapel
Learn about the many resources such as Health Services , Campus Ministry, Career Services, Campus Security and more.

12:00 p.m. – Lunch - Dows Ballroom
*Remember your Student ID for meals.

1:00 p.m. - Library & Angel Overview - Library
Explore your library and meet the staff before the semester begins. You will see that there is much more to the services offered by the library than meets the eye.

* Anything after this time is optional

2:00 p.m. - Classroom Location Tour - Various Locations
Bring along your class schedule and a member of the Orientation Team will take you around campus as you learn where your classrooms are located before you begin classes on Monday.

3:30 p.m. - The Beaver Games – Scout Park
It’s time to show the first-year students that transfer rule as you compete in activities such as volleyball, canoe races, yard games and other friendly competition.

6:00 p.m. – Dinner - Dows Ballroom
After a busy day, relax with friend and have some dinner. Then take advantage of some free to finish setting up and decorating your room, hang out with your roommate and other new friends or just relax.  The Lamberti Recreation Center will be open for anyone interested in recreational activities as well.
*Remember your Student ID for meals.

8:00 p.m. – Sawtooth - Schaller Chapel
Buena Vista University's own improv group will warm up the crowd and entertain you.

8:30 p.m. - Comedy Sportz - Schaller Chapel
Be prepared to laugh, participate and have fun as this Minneapolis-based group brings their unique brand of improv back to the BVU campus.

9:30 p.m. - Outside Movie - Underground
Bring your blanket and have a seat on the Forum Lawn and enjoy an outdoor movie. Snacks and games will also be available in the Underground.