A branch of Webber International University
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The St. Andrews Pipe Band is one of the university's most visible organizations and has become one of the top competing pipe bands in the southern United States.

New Student Orientation


August 2014

Please Note: Some events may change. International students, Honors students, Fall student-athletes, Equestrians, and Bagpipe Band members may have additions to this schedule. A detailed final copy will be available at Orientation check-in.

Wednesday, August 20: International Students & Equestrians Only

  • Check-in and Move-in 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • VISA Documentation 1:00 p.m.
  • Rider Placement 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • ID Cards
  • Student Social Event

Thursday, August 21: ALL New Students

  • Check-in and Move-in 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Clearance
  • Student Information Sessions 1:00 p.m.
  • Family Information Sessions 1:00 p.m.
  • Class Photo 4:15 p.m.
  • Opening Convocation* 5:00 p.m.
  • President’s Picnic 6:00 p.m.

(Note: This is the last scheduled event for family members)

  • Residence Hall Meetings (Students Only)
  • Student Social Event

*Recommended dress for Opening Convocation: Ladies - skirt, dress or nice slacks, Gentlemen - slacks, shirt and tie.
Opening Convocation begins with a walk across the Causewalk, so sensible footwear is recommended.

Friday, August 22

  • Orientation Groups Rotation
  • ETS Proficiency Profile Testing (All First Year Students and some Transfers)
  • Honors Program Welcome
  • Student Social Event

Saturday, August 23

  • Academic Advising Overview Session
  • Academic Advising
  • Additional ETS Proficiency Profile Testing (if needed)
  • Student Social Event

Sunday, August 24

  • Worship Services in/around Laurinburg
  • Sunday Fun Day Outdoor Games and Activities
  • Barn Orientation

Monday, August 25

  • Registration
  • Additional Academic Advising (if needed)
  • Evening Classes Begin
  • Welcome Week Activities Begin

Tuesday, August 26

  • First Day Of Classes


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A branch of Webber International University
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