Orientation

Welcome Week

Welcomers

Welcome Week is a program coordinated by a group of energetic students called orientation leaders (OL's) who want your first week at the University to be exciting and fun. This program includes concerts, food, volunteer opportunities, games, and much more. All new students arrive at the university four days before classes begin for this fun-filled event. Students will be divided into small groups identified by their First Year Seminar (FYS) class and will be assigned to an OL. The OL will guide students through the transition into college. This program is required for all entering freshmen. Students will be mailed more detailed information about Welcome Week in late July.

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Registration and check-in for Welcome Week

All traditional incoming freshmen are invited and expected to attend Welcome Week which will be held August 22-25, 2015. Traditional freshmen do not need to pre-register for this event. (Transfer students may opt to attend Welcome Week by pre-registering at STAR or contact the Center for Student Engagement at 812-488-2371. International students may opt to attend Welcome Week by contacting the International Services and Cultural Engagement office at 812-488-2279 to pre-register.)

WELCOME WEEK KICKS OFF IN

Check-in for Welcome Week will be held on Saturday, August 22, 2015 from 3:00-5:00 p.m. CST in Memorial Plaza, located just behind Olmsted Hall. Note: Rain location is in Ridgway University Center.

All freshmen are required to check-in for Welcome Week. At check-in, students will receive their schedule of events, meal tickets, and a campus map. Students may also download an electronic map to a smart phone by downloading the Ellucian app.

Meet the Orientation Leaders (OL's)

You might have met some of our OL's when you were on campus for Summer orientation. These students were selected as OL's because they are energetic, informed and ready to help as you get started at UE. When you check in, you'll be placed in a small group of freshmen with an OL as the leader. Together, you'll attend activities that are designed to help you make yourself home on campus. Get to know the OL's by checking out their fun profiles!

Jack Andrew

Jack Andrew
Major: Communications
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Sarah Cheatham

Sarah Cheatham
Major: Athletic Training
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Andrew Cotton

Andrew Cotton
Major: Sports Management
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Matt Childress

Matt Childress
Major: Business Administration
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Rachel Davidson

Rachel Davidson
Major: Elementary Education
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Connor Donnelly

Connor Donnelly
Major: Economics and Finance
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Becca Gervasio

Becca Gervasio
Major: Psychology and Spanish
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Nathan Graves

Nathan Graves
Major: Special/Elementary Education
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Chelsey Greenwood

Chelsey Greenwood
Major: Exercise and Sports Science
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Kaci Harrison

Kaci Harrison
Major: Literature & Philosophy
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Molly Holthus

Molly Holthus
Major: Exercise Science / Physical Therapy
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Allierose Hussain

Allierose Hussain
Major: Communication
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DeYonte Jenkins

DeYonte Jenkins
Major: Theatre Performance
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Megan King

Megan King
Major: International Relations and French
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Charissa Lahee

Charissa Lahee
Major: Health Services Administration and Public Health
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Ashley Leroy

Ashley Leroy
Major: Communication
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Dimi Elah Mayorga

Dimi Elah Mayorga
Major: EXSS - Pre Physical Therapy
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Sarah McLear

Sarah McLear
Major: Visual Communications
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Adria Mehringer

Adria Mehringer
Major: Exercise Science / Pre-Physical Therapy
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Mallory Mooney

Mallory Mooney
Major: Sociology
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Becca Moore

Becca Moore
Music Therapy
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Sami Peery

Sami Peery
Major: Biology / Pre-professional
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Calli Pugh

Calli Pugh
Major: Sociology
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Avery Reagan

Avery Reagan
Major: B.S. Theatre Studies with Associated Studies in Business
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Meg Reinsch

Meg Reinsch
Major: International Studies
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Craig Schlemmer

Craig Schlemmer
Major: Athletic Training
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Heidi Schreur

Heidi Schreur
Major: Chemistry Education
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Matt Spencer

Rhys Smith
Major: Biology (Pre-Professional)
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Matt Spencer

Matt Spencer
Major: Athletic Training / Pre-Physical Therapy
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Ryan Thornton

Ryan Thornton
Major: Exercise Science, DPT
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Anneliese Trapp

Anneliese Trapp
Major: Exercise Science, Pre-Physical Therapy
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Sage Tuell

Sage Tuell
Major: Exercise Science, Pre-Physical Therapy
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Jessa Ward

Jessa Ward
Major: Mechanical Engineering
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Cindy White

Cindy White
Major: Louisville, KY
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