Orientation Part Two schedule

Monday, August 29, 2022

9 to 10:30 a.m.
"Speak About It" – Creating a Culture of Consent for Commuter Students (Student Center Ballroom)
Warrior Success Path: ☆ ☆
Speak About It is a session about consent, power, and holistic health. This presentation includes engaging, entertaining, and emotional discussions, written by a diversity of college students, that will jump start a conversation about identity, bystander intervention, race, ethnicity, mental health, drugs and alcohol, and other social factors about life on campus. It is recommended that only students attend this session. Free parking will be available in Structure 2.

9 to 10:30 a.m.
Irvin D. Reid Honors College Convocation (Community Arts Auditorium)
This session is for invited Honors students only.
Warrior Success Path: ☆ ☆
The Irvin D. Reid Honors College Convocation welcomes invited incoming Honors students and their guests to meet the Dean of the Honors College, as well as faculty, staff and students as part of their official membership into the Honors College. Free parking will be available in Structure 2.

11 a.m. to noon
New Student Convocation (Max J. Pincus Court, in front of the McGregor Memorial Conference Center)
Convocation is the formal welcome to the university. Parents and family members do not need to RSVP to attend with their new WSU Warrior. The ceremony celebrates the beginning of the incoming class' academic career. Free parking will be available in Structure 2.

Noon to 3 p.m.
FestiFall (Gullen Mall, Fountain Court and Keast Commons)
Warrior Success Path: ☆
The FestiFall celebration will begin immediately following the ceremony on the Fountain Court area of Gullen Mall. During the event, students will have the opportunity to meet with various learning communities, hundreds of student organizations, and many campus departments. A picnic and refreshments will also be available free for all students and guests.

3 to 5 p.m.
Explore WSU and Midtown (TBD)
More information coming soon.

3 to 8 p.m.
Welcome Black (Student Center Ballroom)
Join the Office of Multicultural Student Engagement (OMSE) for the fourth annual Wayne State University Welcome Black event! Connect with peers, faculty, and staff during this exciting networking event. The goal is to help all Black students* get connected to WSU campus resources, Black student organizations, Black faculty, and staff at the beginning of the school year.

*All OMSE events are open to all WSU students, faculty, and staff from all backgrounds and identities.

8 to 11 p.m.
CAT Outdoor Movie Night (St. Andrew's Lawn)
Warrior Success Path: ☆
The Campus Activities Team (CAT) will be sponsoring an optional outdoor movie showing of Lightyear. Come on out, bring a blanket, have some snacks and meet fellow Warriors as we wrap up the night before the first day of classes.