Schedule for off-campus students

Wednesday, August 16

8 to 8:30 a.m. – Welcome reception for new off-campus students, Lemons Center
8:30 to 10 a.m. – Registration for returning off-campus students, Keim Center
8:30 to 10 a.m. – Orientation for new off-campus students, Lambright Hall, Lemons Center
10 to 11 a.m. – Registration for new off-campus students, Keim Center
12:30 to 4:30 p.m. – Nursing orientation for LPNs entering Acute Care Nursing I, Lambright Hall, Lemons Center
12:45 p.m. – New aviation student carpool to airport (if desired), Parking lot, Yost Center
1 to 4:45 p.m. – New aviation student preflight briefing and orientation, Hesston College hangar, Newton City/County Airport
First aviation event. Your instructor will send a detailed schedule.

Friday, August 18

6 to 7 p.m. – Campus tour, Meet in lobby outside of Dining Hall, Bontrager Student Center
7 to 7:30 p.m. – President’s Scholars reception (by invitation), Community Center, Hesston Mennonite Church
8 p.m. – Opening Celebration, Sanctuary, Hesston Mennonite Church
9 p.m. (or immediately following Opening Celebration) – Ice cream social, Dining Hall, Bontrager Student Center

Saturday, August 19

8:30 to 11:30 a.m. – Open registration for all students not yet registered, Keim Center
11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Lunch, Dining Hall, Bontrager Student Center
Menu: Chicken strips, salad bar, fruit bar, turkey gumbo soup, Toll House bars
1 to 3 p.m. – New student academic orientation (optional for off-campus students), Sanctuary, Hesston Mennonite Church
3:15 to 4 p.m. – Academic Life: Advisor with parents (optional for off-campus student parents), Sanctuary, Hesston Mennonite Church
For parents of new students who are recent high school graduates
4 to 5 p.m. – Performing arts open house (come and go), Keim Center
For students and parents interested in performing arts
4:30 to 6 p.m. – Volleyball Maroon and Gold scrimmage, Yost Center

Sunday, August 20

10:30 to 11:30 a.m. – Opening Worship with HMC, Sanctuary, Hesston Mennonite Church
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. – Lunch, Dining Hall, Bontrager Student Center
Menu: Roast beef, fish, corn, scalloped potatoes, salad bar, fruit bar, pie
5:30 to 6:30 p.m. – Campus picnic, Lawn north of Erb Hall
For all off-campus students and immediate families. Free for students. Reservations required by Wednesday, August 9. Call 620-327-8178.
6:45 p.m. – Mod Olympics, Soccer Field