Fall Welcome 2014 - Day 3

Sunday, Aug. 24

11 a.m.
Sunday Morning Worship

New students are extended a special invitation to the first on campus Sunday worship service.  Come worship with us!
Location: Yoder Hall

12 noon- 1 p.m.

Location: The Commons, Marbeck Center


12 noon - 6 p.m.
Bookstore Open
The Bookstore will be open to purchase books, supplies and other school gear.
Location: Marbeck Center


1:30 p.m.
Perkins Loan Entrance Interviews
All students who are borrowing a Perkins Loan should attend this session. Note: Students with Stafford Loans should complete their entrance counseling online. Students needing assistance should contact the financial aid office. 
Location: The Commons, Marbeck Center


2:30 p.m.
Learn & Earn: Orientation to Campus Work

If you are planning on working on campus, you will want to attend this session. All new students will meet our dedicated supervisors, learn about Bluffton's dynamic work program and discover their potential in our campus work community.
Location: The Commons, Marbeck Center


3 p.m.

Learn & Earn: Position Training

Some employment positions will hold introductory training during this time. Check with your employment supervisor to confirm any scheduled training and location.
Location: Check with your employment supervisor.


5 - 6 p.m.

Location: The Commons, Marbeck Center


6:15 p.m.
Welcome Group Session #4

This is the last of the formal welcome group sessions. It's a chance to process your first few days and ensure your readiness for classes on Monday! Your welcome group will end this session with a walk uptown to the traditional all campus ice cream social!
Location: Check signs posted on residence hall floors, lobbies or Marbeck Center.


7-9 p.m.
"Dancing in the Street" Make Your Own Sundae Ice Cream Social and More!
Sponsored by admissions office

Don't miss this traditional favorite of new and returning students alike! Create an original sundae to enjoy. This evening's events are sure to be full of fun and surprises and yes, there will be dancing in the street!
Location: Main Street, Bluffton


9:30 p.m.
Movie at the Shannon Theatre
Sponsored by Marbeck Center Board
Once the dancing ends, the relaxing begins! Enjoy a free movie at the Shannon Theatre, located right on Main Street.