Schedule
Monday January 14th

Time Event Location

8:30 AM- 12:00

1:00-5:00 PM

Move-In to Residence Hall 
See "move-in information" link on this page for additional information
Hamilton Williams Campus Center
Rm. 225

Tuesday January 15th

Time

Event

Location

8:15- 9:00 AM

*required

Check- In and Mandatory forms

*light refreshments provided

 

Open tables:

Financial Aid Office

Residence Life Office

Student Health Services Office

 

Corns

Room 312

(Building #42)

 

9:00-9:30 AM

*required

Welcome Session

*light refreshments provided

 

Corns

Room 312

(Building #42)

 

9:30 to 10:30 AM

*required

 

Navigating Academics at OWU

Corns

Room 312

(Building #42)

 

10:30 to 11:00 AM

*required if applicable

Language Placement Testing

*only for select students

 

Corns

Room 109

(Building #42)

 

10:30 to 12:00 PM

*appointments required so we suggest touring campus/offices or having ID created while not in appointment

 

Class Registration Advising Sessions

*registration times will be assigned and given out during check-in

 

Corns

Room 316

Academic Resource Center

(Building #42)

 

10:30 to 12:00 PM

*optional to do but highly recommended if not in class registration

University Offices Open

*listed to the right

 

Or

 

Have Student ID Made or Technical Support Set-up Location:

Information Services Office Basement of Corns, only office on that floor

(Building #42)

 

 

*Additional offices not listed are also open

 

* All offices are open from 8:30 to 5:00 PM

Student Involvement Office Hamilton Williams Campus Center

Room 143

(Building #36)

 

Residence Life Office

Hamilton Williams Campus Center Room 225

(Building #36)

 

International and Off-Campus Programs

Hamilton Williams Campus Center Room 217

(Building #36)

 

Community Service Learning Center

Hamilton Williams Campus Center

Room 407

(Building #36)

 

Counseling Services located in Hamilton Williams Campus Center

Room 324

(Building #36)

 

Office of Career Services Hamilton Williams Campus Center

Room 324

(Building #36)

 

Disability Services Center

Corns

Room 316, sign says ARC

(Building #42)

 

Financial Aid Office

Slocum Hall

Room 246

(Building #49)

 

Bursar’s Office and Student Accounts

University Hall

Room 012

(Building #46)

 

Student Health Services

Stuyvestant Hall, from the parking lot, enter the courtyard and it’s on the left

(Building #11)

 

11:00 to 12:00 PM

*optional to attend but highly recommended if not in class registration 

Tour of Campus

 

Or

 

Tour of Library

Corns

Room 312

Meet in classroom before tour

(Building #42)

 

Beeghly Library

Meet in front lobby before tour

(Building #41)

 

12:15 to 1:00 PM

*required

Lunch (provided)

 

Welcome from President Dr. Rock Jones, President of OWU

 

Hamilton Williams Campus Center

Room Benes A and Benes B

(Building #36)

 

1:15 to 2:15 PM

*required

Student Success and Engagement Conversation with Dr. Dwayne Todd-Vice President of Student Engagement and Success and Dean of Students

Corns

Room 312

(Building #42)

2:15 to 3:15

*optional to attend but highly recommended if not in class registration

 

Tour of Campus

Corns

Room 312

Meet in classroom before tour

(Building #42)

 

2:00 to 5:00 PM

*appointments required so we suggest touring campus/offices or having ID created while not in appointment

 

Class Registration Advising Sessions

*students sign up for individual time 

 

Corns

Room 316

Academic Resource Center

(Building #42)

 

3:00 to 3:45 PM

*required if not in class registration

Getting Involved on Campus *Learning more about clubs, organizations, service and leadership opportunities   

 

Hamilton Williams Campus Center

Room 304

(Building #36)

 

3:45 to 4:15 PM

*required if not in class registration

 

Student Wellness and Health *Counseling and Conduct resources

 

Hamilton Williams Campus Center

Room 304

(Building #36)

 

4:15 to 4:45 PM

*required if not in class registration

 

Residence Life and Meal Plans

*Residential Life Office

Hamilton Williams Campus Center

Room 304

(Building #36)

 

4:45 to 5:00 PM

*required if not in class registration

 

Closing and Questions

Hamilton Williams Campus Center

Room 304

(Building #36)

 

5:00-6:00 PM

*optional

 

Bookstore Open

* bookstore is opened an extra hour to purchase textbooks

*textbook coupon inside folder

 

Hamilton Williams Campus Center

First floor, inside Zook Nook

(Building #36)

 

 



The following offices will also be open 8:30am - 12:00pm, and 1:00 - 5:00pm to new students and family members throughout the day to get questions answered and services set-up.

Financial Aid Office Slocum Hall
Rm. 246
Information or questions about your financial aid package, grants, loans, scholarships, etc. can be answered by one of our friendly financial aid counselors.  
Bursar (Student Accounts/Billing) University Hall
Rm. 012
Information and questions about student bills, payment options, and payment methods can be obtained here.
Office of Residential Life Hamilton Williams Campus Center
Rm. 225
Visit this office if you have questions about living on campus, or want to obtain more information about being a residential student at Wesleyan.
Campus Store (bookstore) Hamilton Williams Campus Center
Lower Level
Purchase your textbooks for your classes, and other supplies you may need for a successful transition to OWU. You can also get some OWU swag here as well!
Card Office R.W. Corns
Rm. 100
Get your picture taken, and obtain your brand new Bishop ID/Meal Card! (You will receive a temporary ID card when you move into your residence hall.  This card must be turned in and your permanent ID card obtained by the end of the first-week of classes).
Information Services R.W. Corns
Rm. 100
Get assistance in setting up your device(s) on the BishopNet Wireless Network. You can also sign-up for the "OWU Alert" Emergency Notification Program and get assistance in activating your Bishop Apps Email Account.   
Public Safety/Parking Passes Smith Hall
Rm. 120
Register your vehicle and purchase a OWU parking pass.  Parking passes can also be purchased in advance online here, and can be picked-up at Public Safety the day of orientation.
Student Involvement Office Hamilton Williams Campus Center
Rm. 143
Find out information about getting involved on campus through student clubs, organizations, fraternity and sorority life.  Check here for upcoming campus events and student leadership opportunities.  Finally, questions regarding the first-year experience and resources and support for first-year students can also be found here.

 

New Student Orientation / Student Involvement Office

Location

Hamilton Williams Campus Center
Rm. 143
P 740-368-3943
E orientation@owu.edu