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Welcome to the Class of 2019!—Weekend of Welcome (WOW)!
Join us for the next phase of your welcome and orientation to Armstrong State University! Stay and have some fun with us all weekend!
August 13, 2015 - August 17, 2015
Thursday, August 13, 2015 Events
- First-Year Housing Move in—9 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Windward Commons)
- Windward Commons Opening Floor Meetings—7 - 9 p.m. (Windward Commons multipurpose rooms)
- Evening Walmart Shuttle—9 - 11 p.m. (Boards at Windward Commons)
Friday, August 14, 2015 Events
- Check in and Assembly—8:45 a.m.(Alumni “Sports” Arena)
- First-Year Student Convocation—9:45 a.m.
- Meet your First Class Faculty, classmates and information sessions—11 a.m. - 5 p.m. (locations vary) Includes lunch! BRING YOUR PIRATE CARD.
- Movie on the Lawn – 8:30 p.m. (Residential Plaza)
Saturday August 15, 2015 Events
- Faith Fair – meet and mingle with local religious representatives – 12- 2:00 p.m. (Bricks outside Windward)
- Open Rec. Night and Black Light Dance Party– 9 -11p.m. (Student Recreation Center) Introduction to the Student Recreation Center featuring a glow in and dark dance party, fun games such as dodgeball, cornhole, and spikeball, pizza and information about intramurals, group exercise, sport clubs and Armstrong Adventures.
Sunday August 16, 2015 Events
- Goizueta Scholarship Luncheon— 1-2:30 p.m. (Student Union Ballroom C)
- Housing Carnival— 2 - 4 p.m. (Compass Point Quad)
- Brother to Brother Open House— 3- 5 p.m. (Student Union Ballroom B)
- Musical Act Brandon Chase– 4- 6:00 p.m.(Residential Plaza)
- M.O.V.E. Open House— 5-7 p.m. (Student Union Ballroom A)
Monday, August 17, 2015 Events
- Your first day of class!
- O.M.A. Luau— 6- 8 p.m. (Shearouse Plaza)
- Resident Student Association Opening Event— 8 p.m. (Compass Point Clubhouse)