Student Schedule

This schedule is tentative.  If you have any questions about the following schedule, please contact us at 501-450-1291 or e-mail orientation@hendrix.edu .

Please note that all sessions are required and for first year students only.  Roll will be taken at some sessions, so make sure you attend all of them.

Tuesday, August 19

8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Move-in (Residence Halls)
8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Orientation Registration (SLTC)
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Post Office Open (SLTC)
9:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Bookstore Open
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Family Luncheon (Dining Hall)
2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Class of 2018 Welcome/Class Picture (Brick Pit)
3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  Free Time
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Family Picnic Dinner provided by Corky's BBQ (Dining Hall
6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Convocation line-up (WAC)
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. New Student Convocation (WAC)
8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Residence Hall Meetings & Events (various locations)

Wednesday, August 20

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Music Theory Placement Exam (Trieschmann 1)
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Language Placement Exams (various locations)
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Worship Service (Chapel)
11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Farewell Luncheon (Dining Hall)
1:30 PM - 3:00 p.m.  Academic Life at Hendrix (Mills)
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Group Academic Advising Sessions (classrooms)
4:30 PM - 5:30 p.m. Peer Group Advising Sessions (classrooms)
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Advising Groups Dinner (Dining Hall)
7:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Shirttails Presentation (Staples)
7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Choices 101 (Staples)
8:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. Playfair (Football Field)
10:00 PM - 11:00 p.m. Shirttails Interest Meetings (residence halls)

Thursday, August 21

7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast (Dining Hall)
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Individual Advising Sessions (various classrooms)
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Get in on the WAC-tion! (WAC)
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Scholarship Recipient Luncheons (UMYF, Miller Center, and Leadership)
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Res Life BINGO! (Worsham)
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.   Trip Meetings and Dinners (Dining Hall)
7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Sex Signals Awareness Program (Staples)
8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Choices 102 (various classrooms)
9:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Pizza Wars (Worsham)

Friday, August 22

7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast (Dining Hall)
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Pack for your trip!
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Living in the Hendrix Community (Staples)
11:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch (Dining Hall)
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Trip Departures (staggered)

Saturday, August 23     

Trips!

Sunday, August 24     

Trips return.

Monday, August 25

7:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Breakfast (Dining Hall)
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Class Confirmation (OTC Computer Lab)
9:10 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. The Engaged Citizen Workshop (A2)
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch (Dining Hall)
12:10 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. The Engaged Citizen Workshop (A5)
4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Dinner (Dining Hall)
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Orientation Final Celebration (Worsham)
9:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Shirttails Rehearsals (for those participating)