Registration Day 2019: A Place That Makes You Marvel
Saturday, June 22, 2019
8-8:45 a.m. Suit Up
- Registration Day Check-in, McGlothlin Center for the Arts (MCA)
- E&H Student Services Expo, MCA Copenhaver Lobby—Information about financial aid, payment plans, student employment, career exploration, housing and dining services, health services, accommodations, and more.
9-9:15 Students, Assemble!: Opening Remarks
MCA Kennedy~Reedy Theatre
Opening remarks from Provost John Wells and Student Orientation Chairs Liberty Sheppard and Joseph Jessee.
9:25-9:45 Meet Your S.H.I.E.L.D. Agents: Orientation Groups
9:55-10:40 Prepare for Your Mission: First-Year Seminar
Students and guests attend an information session for the First-Year “Self” Seminar, a course you’ll take this fall. Your instructor will be your first-year advisor. After the session, meet at the statues of John Emory and Patrick Henry.*
10:50-11:35 Superpowers: Rotations
11:40-12:20 “Somebody Get that Kid a Sandwich”**: Lunch
Van Dyke Center, Dining Hall
Have lunch with your orientation group. Students will be joining athletic teams, band or the honors program, please look for tables reserved for your group in the cafeteria. After lunch, meet your orientation group at the Duck Pond at 12:30 p.m.
**From Captain America, 2011
12:40-1:25 Superpowers: Rotations
1:35-2:20 Superpowers: Rotations
2:30-3:15 Superpowers: Rotations
3:30-4:00 Mission Complete: Closing Remarks
MCA Kennedy~Reedy Theatre
Optional Afternoon Activities
Residence Hall Room Tour—4:15 p.m.
Leave from the MCA Lobby
Meet in the lobby of the MCA immediately after closing remarks for a 4:15 p.m. tour of a residence hall with Residence Life staff.
Shop at the Emory Mercantile (“The Merc”)
In the E&H Village, next to Macado’s
Show your Registration Day schedule to receive 20% off E&H gear! Open today 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
“Undecided!” Open House hosted by the Ampersand Center
Students who want to learn more about majors and the careers they lead to are invited to drop by until 5 p.m. and chat with the Ampersand Center staff, who can assist with choosing majors, project-based work and internships, grant funding and alumni mentorship.
Meet with Financial Aid or Student Accounts
Stop by to check in with Financial Aid or Student Accounts regarding your award or payment plan. Financial Aid (Wiley 101) and Student Accounts (Wiley 131) will be open from 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Meetings with the Powell Resource Center (PRC)
Powell Resource Center, Wiley 220
Call the PRC in advance or stop by our E&H Expo table during check-in to set up an appointment to talk about academic support, learning accommodations or personal counseling.
IT Help Desk Drop-In Hours
Basement of Kelly Library
Find the IT Help Desk in the basement of Kelly Library if you have any questions about computers, Wi-Fi, passwords, online platforms to support classroom learning or granting proxy access for grades and financial information to your family.