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Orientation

Student Schedule

Schedule is subject to change. You will receive final copy upon registration.

Day One

TimeEventPlace
7:45 a.m. Student Registration Open Diamonstein Concert Hall, Ferguson Center Lobby
9:15 a.m. University Welcome Diamonstein Concert Hall, Ferguson Center
10 a.m. Class of 2021 Group Photo Diamonstein Concert Hall, Ferguson Center Lawn
10:30 a.m. Crew Time
Students will depart to spend time with their crew leader and crew members.
Various Locations
11:30 a.m. Lunch The Commons
12:45 p.m. Captains in the Classroom
Hear from a faculty panel about academic expectations, how to be better prepared for college and the many resources available to help you succeed.
Freeman Center, Various Locations
2 p.m. CSI Assessment Survey
Talk to us - the College Student Inventory gives you a chance to tell us what you will need in and out of the classroom. Your results allow us to build and improve services designed to support your success at CNU.
Various Classrooms
2:45 p.m. Our Community of Honor
CNU’s honor code is key to campus life. Learn about our community of honor and our expectations to live an honorable life.
Diamonstein Concert Hall, Ferguson Center
3:45 p.m. Set Your Sails
CNU is a place for participants, not spectators. Our crew leaders will show you how to engage in purposeful involvement while you are here.
Various Locations
4:30 p.m. Dinner/Crew Time The Commons
6 p.m. Break
Take a break after dinner and gear up for awesome evening events.
6 p.m. Honors Program Meeting
Students in the Honors Program should attend this session.
Washington Room, David Student Union
7:15 p.m. Silver, Blue and YOU
Test your skills about CNU traditions with the university fellows.
Ballroom, David Student Union
8:15 p.m. Crew Leader Show
Sit back and relax as the crew leaders share some tips about college and what it means to be a Captain in a fun and entertaining way.
Diamonstein Concert Hall, Ferguson Center
9:30 p.m. Evening Activities
End the day with some fun activities.
David Student Union

Day Two

TimeEventPlace
8 a.m. Breakfast The Commons
8:45 a.m. Crew Time Various Locations
8:45 a.m. Programming Readiness Assessment / Calculus Readiness Assessment
Students required to take these assessments will be notified prior to setting sail.
Various Classrooms
10 a.m. Livin’ the Life
Learn tips about living in the residence halls and get info to prepare you for move-in during August.
Ballroom, David Student Union
10 a.m. Commuter Connections
Learn about resources available to students who will be commuting to campus in the fall.
Jefferson Room, David Student Union
10:45 a.m. Crew Time
Wrap up your time with your crew leader by learning about CNU Connect, Welcome Week and more!
Various Classrooms
11:30 a.m. Class of 2021 Group Photo (Rain Time) Diamonstein Concert Hall, Ferguson Center Lawn
noon Officially a Captain!
Receive your fall 2017 course schedule and hear from the university registrar regarding our liberal learning curriculum.
Diamonstein Concert Hall, Ferguson Center
1 p.m. Bon Voyage
Wrap up Setting Sail with parting words and friendly reminders
Diamonstein Concert Hall, Ferguson Center
Following Bon Voyage Marching Band Interest Meeting
Those interested in the Marching Captains can learn more about the program.
Diamonstein Concert Hall, Ferguson Center

Students will check out of their residence halls and be shuttled back to the parking deck. Students and guests invited to the Captain’s Launch lunch will proceed to the Studio Theatre immediately following the closing.

Note: PLP students staying for Leadership Adventure will check-in immediately following the closing in the Peebles Hall lobby. There are no sessions for parents during Leadership Adventure. Pick-up for PLP students after Leadership Adventure (Friday) will be in parking lots B and C.


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