Questions? Contact Us

  • Randy Flowers
  • Director of Student Life
  • 785.594.8304
  • fax: 785.594.4568
  • randy.flowers@bakerU.edu
  • P.O. Box 65
  • Baldwin City, KS 66006-0065
  • Hours
  • Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Student Union 34

Friday, January 24

Open till 5 p.m. | Baker University Bookstore

Student Union Main Level

11 a.m. - 1 p.m. | Residence Halls & Apartments Check-In for New Students

Residence life staff members will be available to check you into your new home away from home. Business Office and Financial Aid will also be available in the Union lobby.

11 a.m. - 1:45 p.m. | Lunch

Student Union Main Level

Bring along your student ID for your meal plan. Cash is always accepted, too!

1 - 1:30 p.m. | Registration

Student Union Lobby

Get to know other new students at the Wildcat Welcome Spring New Student Orientation Kickoff. 

1 - 1:30 p.m. | New Student Orientation Welcome

Harter Union Lobby

Meet the Orientation Executive Team members for an official welcome to the University.

1:45 - 2:15 & 2:20 - 2:45 p.m. | Academic Success & Tuning in With Technology

Collins Library Room 104 & 107 (groups will rotate)

Join staff members from the Office of Student Academic Success to learn about campus academic resources and other ways SAS can help you succeed as a Baker Wildcat!

Meet BU Technology and IT staff members. You'll learn how to use student email, MyBaker portal and Moodle.

2:45 - 3:25 & 3:30 - 4:10 p.m.  | Academic Advising & ID Center & Registrar

Collins Library & Parmenter Second Floor & Lincoln Parlor (groups will rotate)

Ready to build your class schedule? Join your advisor and select your spring class schedule.

Join staff members from the Office of the Registrar to learn about student privacy and other ways the registrar's office can help you succeed as a Baker Wildcat!

4:15 - 4:45 p.m. | Mandatory SN101, SN201 & SN231 Group Meeting

Collins Library 104

New students will have the opportunity to meet other new students enrolled in their section of First Year Salon (SN101) or Transfer Salon (SN201 and SN231).

5 - 6:30 p.m. | Dinner

Student Union Main Level

Bring along your student ID for your meal plan. Cash is always accepted, too.

7 p.m. | Mandatory Residence Life Area Meeting (All Living Areas)

New Living Center 205

Residence Life staff members discuss what community living entails. Topics include roommates, community building, programming and tips for how to make the hall your home.