Thursday, Aug. 17th -Sunday, Aug. 20th
welcome to the community!
THursday, AUGUST 17, 2023
|Residence Student Orientation Check-in (8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.)||Your Residence Hall||New student move-in. Receive complete information on EPPIIC Weekend programming.|
|Math/Chemistry Placements (Noon-4:00 p.m.)||Caputo Hall, Rooms 210/211||If you did not complete assessments during summer orientation or transfer appropriate credits, plan to complete this testing opportunity.|
|Residence Hall Floor Meeting (7-8 p.m.)||Your Residence Hall|
|Sensory Room (8:30-11:00 p.m.)||Student Memorial Center (SMC) Rm. 24||Come unwind and relax at the Sensory Room!|
|Music Bingo (8:30-9:30 p.m.)||SMC, The Galley|
|TBD (8:30-10:30 p.m.)||SMC, Reighard Multi-Purpose Room|
Friday, AUGUST 18, 2023
|Commuting Student Check-In (8:00-8:45 a.m.)||SMC 'Ville Courts||Receive complete information on EPPIIC Weekend programming.|
|EPPIIC Weekend Kickoff (8:45-9:30 a.m.)||SMC 'Ville Courts||We'll start the day off with a pep rally and introduction of our EPPIIC Values.|
|I Have Anxiety (So What?) Presentation (9:30-10:30 a.m.)||SMC 'Ville Courts|
|Academic Department Meetings (2:45-4:15 p.m.)||Varies by Department||Meet with faculty and students in the department of your major and address any schedule adjustments or changes to your field of study.|
|Opening Academic Convocation (4:30-5:30 p.m.)||SMC 'Ville Courts||Join faculty and members of the incoming class in this tradition welcoming new students into MU's academic community.|
|Candle Lighting Ceremony (8:00-9:15 p.m.)||Heritage Campus/ The Lake||Take a moment and reflect upon the beginning of your journey as a Millersville University student. Members of the campus community will join you as you reflect.|
|Neon Dance Party (9:15-11:15 p.m.)||Brooks Field||Come for a night of dancing with a DJ, glo games, and neon face painting.|
Saturday, AUGUST 19, 2023
|Trip to Penn Square and Central Market in Downtown Lancaster (7:00-10:00 a.m.)||Transportation in front of SMC||Visit the shops and farmer's market in Downtown Lancaster.|
|CHEP Presentation & Brunch (10:30a.m.-1:00 p.m.)||SMC 'Ville Courts||Learn about all the Center for Health Education and Promotion has to offer and have brunch.|
|A'la Carte Interest Sessions (1:00-3:30 p.m.)||Various Locations||Choose your own adventure and discover what Millersville has to offer you. Descriptions and times for each session below.|
|Ready, Set, REC! First Look at Campus Recreation||SMC, Room 024||1:00-1:30 p.m.|
|Managing Money in College and Beyond||SMC, Room 018||1:00-1:30 p.m.|
|Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at MU||1:00-1:30 p.m.|
|Financial and Academic Planning for Study Abroad||SMC, Room 118E||1:40-2:10 p.m.|
|Get Involved and Stay Engaged at Millersville!||SMC, Room 024||1:40-2:10 p.m. and 3:00-3:30 p.m.|
|Finding Center: Faith and Spirituality at MU||SMC, Room 018||2:20-2:50 and 3:00-3:30 p.m.|
|An Introduction to Fraternity & Sorority Life||SMC, Room 024||2:20-2:50 p.m.|
|Intercultural Center for Student Engagement||SMC, 111||2:20-2:50 p.m.|
|Career, Internship, and Mentoring Services||SMC, Room 118E||3:00-3:30 p.m.|
|Sensory Room||SMC, Room 024||1:00-3:30 p.m.|
|McNairy Library and Learning Forum Open House||McNairy Library||Continuously from 1-3:30 p.m.|
|SMCtivities (3:30-5:00 p.m.)||SMC||Axe throwing, ice cream bar, street signs, novelties, free food, sand art and more|
|Dinner (4:00-6:30 p.m.)||Gordinier Dining Hall, Upper Deck|
|Sensory Room (7:00-10:30 p.m.)||SMC, Room 024|
|Comedian and Magician Live Performance (7:30-8:30 p.m.)||Winter Center, Clair Hall|
|Movie on the Quad (8:45-11:00 p.m.)||The Quad (outside the Village residence halls). Rain location: 'Ville Courts||Bring a blanket and enjoy a movie (with POPCORN & MOVIE CANDY!)|
|Family Feud (9:00-10:30 p.m.)|
Sunday, AUGUST 20, 2023
|EVENT (TIME)||LOCATION||EVENT DESCRIPTION|
|Bridge the Gap Reception (9:00-11:00 a.m.)||SMC, Reighard Multipurpose Room (114)||Bridge the Gap is a social networking opportunity for students of color at the start of their MU career to meet current student leaders, staff, and faculty of color. Invitation only event.|
|Student Involvement Fair (11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.)||SMC Patio and Promenade (Rain: Inside SMC)||Get Involved on campus and join a club or organization. There is something for everyone!|
|Walk Your Schedule (1:30-3:30 p.m.)||SMC Promenade||Get a jump start before classes begin. Explore campus with friends and find your academic buildings. Need help? Stop by the Rec Center for a campus map or wayfinding assistance!|
|MU Ropes Course and Rec (2:00-4:00 p.m.)|
|ROTC-New Cadet Orientation (2:00-4:00 p.m.)||Stayer Hall, Room 100|
|Shops at Belmont Shuttle (2:00-5:00 p.m.)||Pick up in front of SMC||Visit Target, Dick's Sporting Goods, Michael's, Nordstrom Rack, Starbucks, Jersey Mike's Subs, Mod Pizza, Ulta Beauty, and more.|
|Color Cafe with Character Coffee (4:00-7:00 p.m.)||SMC Atrium||Coloring and Coffee|
|Residential Floor Meetings (7:00-8:00 p.m.)||Your residence hall|
|One Worship: Worship and Prayer for the MU Community (8:00-9:00 p.m.)||SMC, Reighard Multipurpose Room||Join campus ministry students and leaders for a time of worship, prayer, and connecting with other students. ONE is hosted by the Campus Ministries of MU.|
|Late Night Meditation (8:30-10:30 p.m.)|
Dining Services Hours during EPPIIC Weekend
Thursday, august 17, 2023
Lunch: 11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m./ $11.60 per person "all-you-care-to-eat".
Dinner: 4:00-7:00 p.m./included for orientation students, $14.300/non-student "all-you-care-to-eat" - Meal Plans begin for Orientation Students (No Flex)
7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Friday, August 18, 2023
*ID Cards required for meal plan members to enter; Marauder Gold, cash, and credit cards accepted.
Breakfast: 7:30-9:00 a.m.
Lunch: 10:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.Dinner with Faculty: 5:30-7:00 p.m./included for orientation students; Upper Deck open 4:00-7:00p.m.
7:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (no meal cards here)
saturday, august 19, 2023 *meal plans and flex begin for all students
Brunch: 10:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Dinner: 4:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 20, 2023
Brunch: 10:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Dinner: 4:00-6:30 p.m.
9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m.