Orientation - Friday, Aug. 28

Don't Miss:
  • Individual Meetings with Your Adviser, 8 a.m.–Noon, Adviser’s Office
  • Online Course Registration, 1–2 p.m., McCabe Library or Online
  • Be Well, Be Safe, and Just Breathe: Living Well in College, 3-4:00 p.m., LPAC
  • Alcohol, Other Drugs & Healthy Planning for your Future, 7-8:30 p.m., LPAC
7:30–9:30 a.m. Breakfast (Sharples Dining Hall)
8 a.m.–Noon Individual Meetings with Academic Advisers (Adviser’s Office)

Scheduled individual meetings with academic advisers.

11:30 a.m.–1:00 p.m. Lunch (Sharples Dining Hall)
1–2 p.m. Online Course Registration (McCabe Computer labs or on your own networked computer)

SAM's will be stationed at dorms and public computers across campus to provide assistance in registering for classes.

1:45–2:45 p.m. Jummah Prayer with Swarthmore Islamic Society (Upper Tarble, 312)

Join the Swarthmore Islamic Society for Friday prayer. All are welcome.

1:15–2:30 p.m. Supplemental Registration for Physics labs. (Parrish 124)

Students who registered for PHYS 003 and PHYS 003L must submit supplemental pre-registration forms to the Registrar’s Office. Forms available on your mySwarthmore registration page.

3-4:00 p.m.  Be Well, Be Safe, and Just Breathe: Living Well in College (LPAC)

Physical, intellectual, mental, sexual, and spiritual health are critical components to your overall well-being as a student and as a person. And it can be hard to ask for help. Join Student Health and Wellness Services, the Athletic Department, Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS), Office of Student Engagement (OSE), Religious and Spiritual Life, and Public Safety to learn about the prevention, education, and response programs they offer to all students and how you can ask for help on your journey to living well.

4:30–6:30 p.m. Dinner (Sharples Dining Hall)

6–7 p.m. Shabbat Services with Swarthmore Kehilah (Bond Hall)

Enjoy Shabbat with a brief nondenominational service and songs. All backgrounds welcome.

7–8:30 p.m. Alcohol, Other Drugs & Healthy Planning for your Future (LPAC)

College offers many new experiences, some of which may include exposure to alcohol and other drugs (AOD). This interactive discussion will provide a follow-up to the Campus Clarity online course “Think About It,” while offering additional information to help students define their boundaries for future success.

8:45–9:45 p.m. Community Reflection (Locations TBA)

Guided discussions will be facilitated by returning students.

10:30-Midnight Open Mic Night (Sharples Patio – Rain Location: Olde Club)

Come listen to your fellow Swatties showcase their talents while you enjoy some coffee and tasty treats!