RED101: Spring orientation for studentsMay 23/24, 2013

8:30 AM

Check-in and Refreshments

Rowenhorst Student Center

Come to the Rowenhorst Student Center (RSC) to pick up your registration packet and enjoy morning refreshments.

9:00 AM

Welcome Chapel

Christ Chapel

Join other members of the Class of 2017 and their parents as Northwestern welcomes you to campus.

9:45 AM

Introduction to First-Year Seminar

Meet your professor and classmates for your First-Year Seminar.

10:45 AM

Preparing for Your Academic Career

Van Peursem Hall

  • Take the Foreign Language Placement Test.
  • Learn about MyNorthwestern and Blackboard.
  • Provide the information you need for student employment on campus. (Bring your driver's license and Social Security card.)

12:15 PM


DeWitt Cafeteria

Enjoy an introduction to the cafeteria as you dine with current Northwestern students.

1:00 PM

Faculty Adviser Meetings

Faculty offices

Meet your faculty adviser to finalize your classes for fall semester.

1:30 PM

Schedule Review/Registration

Zwemer Hall and the Rowenhorst Student Center

If, after meeting with your adviser, you need to make course changes, go to the registrar's office in Zwemer Hall. If no course changes are needed, head to the student development office in the Rowenhorst Student Center (RSC) to get your student ID photo taken. Once you have your student ID, you have completed registration.

1:30 PM

Activities Fair

Rowenhorst Student Center

Join your parents in the RSC to talk with campus and community representatives about the various programs and services they offer.

While you're there, check out the college bookstore for the latest Northwestern College apparel. Take advantage of 25% off one regularly priced item when you show your orientation nametag.

1:30 PM

Tour of Residence Hall Rooms

Each of Northwestern's residence halls will have a room available for viewing.

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