Tuesday, August 23

7:30 - 10 a.m. | Breakfast Available

Dining Hall

Warm breakfast will be served until 9 a.m. Continental breakfast will be served from 9 to 10 a.m. Bring your student ID card.

9 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Bookstore Open

Long Student Center, Main Level

9:30 a.m. - Noon | Sorority Recruitment Preference Event

Long Student Center Lobby

Visit one or two chapters for preference events to hear about the experiences of our chapter members. You will complete preference cards.

11 a.m. - 1:45 p.m. | Lunch Available

Dining Hall

Bring your your student ID card.

12:30 - 1 p.m. | Can't Sing? So What! Speech Choir Information Session

McKibbin Recital Hall

Learn more about involvement opportunities with the Baker University Speech Choir.

1 - 5 p.m. | Choir Auditions

Owens 102

Students should sign up for a 10-minute audition time on the door of McKibbin Recital Hall. You will not need to prepare anything for the audition.

1 - 2 p.m. | Orientation for Pre-Medical, Predental & Preveterinarian Students

Boyd Center 114

Attend this orientation session to learn more about the pre-medical, predental and preveterinarian programs with Dr. Darcy Russell, professor of biology, and Susan Wade, director of Career Services.

1:30 - 2:30 p.m. | Orientation for Prenursing Students

Boyd Center 211

Attend this orientation session to learn more about the prenursing program with Dr. Charmaine Henry, associate professor of biology.

2:30 p.m. | Mandatory Student-Athlete Orientation for Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Golf, Softball, Tennis, Track & Field, Wrestling

Rice Auditorium

New and returning student-athletes will have the opportunity to meet fellow Wildcat student-athletes, hear updates from athletics staff members and learn about campus resources.

3:30 - 4 p.m. | Planning for Study Abroad from Day 1

Long Student Center Lobby

I don't think we're in Kansas anymore! Do you have a desire to see more of the world? If you've been curious about studying abroad, then follow the yellow brick road to this orientation session to learn more about study abroad programs with Robyn Long, director of study abroad.

4 - 5 p.m. | Theatre Opening Meeting

Rice Auditorium Lobby

Find out how to become involved in theatre (audition and technical work) as well as upcoming conferences, summer stock theatre, theatre season, available roles and positions, and classes. You don't have to be a theatre major or minor; everyone is welcome. 

5 - 7 p.m. | Dinner Available

Dining Hall

Bring your your student ID card.

6:30 - 8:30 p.m. | Sorority Recruitment Bid Night

Long Student Center Lobby

Meet at Long Student Center lobby for bid distribution and to meet your new sisters!

7 p.m. | Fraternity Recruitment Begins – House Tours

Long Student Center Lobby

Meet in the Student Center lobby to attend the first round of fraternity recruitment events. For more information contact Josh Doak, assistant director of student life, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..