2018 New Student Orientation Schedule

8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Residence Hall Move-in & Orientation Check-in, Springs Student Center 3rdFloor

Noon – 1 p.m.

Lunch, Greenville Dining Hall

        *Meal vouchers will be distributed during check-in for registered guests.

1 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.

Welcome, Neville Hall Auditorium (Neville 102)

1:20 p.m. – 1:40 p.m.

Students in Orientation Groups, Neville Hall Lobby and Surrounding Areas

Guests meet with Parents Council Leadership, Neville Hall Auditorium

1:45 p.m. – 2:20 p.m. 

Interest Sessions, Neville HallChoose One Session.

Students and guests can attend together or separately.

Session Title Session Leaders Location
Student Involvement and Service: Fraternity and Sorority Life, Multicultural Programs, Recreation, Religious Life and ServiceCampus Life Staff105
Pathways to First Year Success: Career Development, Writing Center, Library Services, and Academic SuccessKim Lane, Jonathan Butler, Betsy Byrd, and Brittany Goodson106
Parent and Family TransitionsDr. Joy Smith and Brian Fortman109
Staying Healthy and Safe in CollegeLarry Mulhall and Jackie Waldron102 (Auditorium)

2:30 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Academic Preparedness, Neville Hall Auditorium (102)

Hear about important keys to academic success at PC from the student and administrator perspectives.

3 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Community Standards, Neville Hall Auditorium (102)

3:30 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Family Send Off, Neville Hall Front Steps

4 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Free Time for New Students

Arrange your new space, make a ^Walmart run, or meet with offices on campus.

5 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Dinner with Orientation Groups, Greenville Dining Hall (GDH)

9 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Optional Late Night Activities, Springs Student Center

^Walmart Supercenter: 922 East Main Street, Laurens, SC, 29360