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Saturday, August 29, 2015
 

7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m

Breakfast

Vonderschmitt Dining Room, HMU 216, Hulman Union

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9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Advanced Physics Placement Exam

E104, Moench Hall
This is an optional exam for those students wishing to test out of the introductory physics course, Physics I, which covers mechanics, Coulomb's Law, and Lorentz Force Law. Students may bring a calculator and pencil for this exam.

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9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Calculus Placement Exam

GM Room, Moench Hall
This is an optional exam for those students wishing to test out of any of the three Calculus courses, Calculus I, Calculus II, and Calculus III. You must pre-register for this exam no later than Wednesday August 26.  Topics covered on each exam are available upon request. Students must bring a writing utensil for this exam, and no computing device (calculator, computer, etc.) is allowed. If you are interested in also taking the Advanced Physics Placement Exam, alternative arrangements for the Calculus Placement exam can be made.

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9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Student Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office, H104, Hadley Hall
Members of the Financial Aid Office staff will be available to answer any questions that you have concerning financial aid.

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9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Student Financial Services

Business Office, A102, Moench Hall
Staff will be on hand to answer any questions that you have about your invoice and to take payments.

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9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Student Insurance Services

B109, Moench Hall
Get your questions concerning RHIT student health insurance answered by the staff.

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9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Banking Services Expo

Worx, (Noble Roman's), HMU 142, Hulman Union
Banks from the local area will be on hand to help you open bank accounts and answer any other questions about their services.

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10:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.

Luncheon

Vonderschmitt Dining Room, HMU 216, Hulman Union
Please report at your assigned time to keep waiting to a minimum.  Your patience and cooperation are appreciated.  

Parents and families should click here to make their online reservation.

10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Commuters and Speed Hall resident and families
   
11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Transfers, Blumberg & Deming Hall residents and families
   
11:45 a.m. - 12:15 pm Mees & Scharpenberg Hall residents and families
   
12:15 p.m. - 12:45 pm BSB Hall residents and families
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1:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

New Student Information Session

Auditorium, Hatfield Hall
This is an informational discussion of the remainder of the week's activities: testing, adviser program, New Student Orientation Program, etc. (your parents will be in the Sports and Recreation Center for an orientation session at this time).

 

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3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

President's Welcome Address

Hulbert Arena, Sports and Recreation Center (SRC)
President James Conwell, PhD, PE, will deliver welcoming remarks to new students and their families.

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4:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Farewell Celebration

Hulbert Arena, Sports and Recreation Center (SRC)
Enjoy light refreshments with your family before they depart campus.

 

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5:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Floor Dinner

Vonderschmitt Dining Room, HMU 216, Hulman Union
Meet up with your resident assistant, sophomore advisor, and floormates and enjoy dinner together!     

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7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Computer Science and Software Engineering (CSSE) Placement Test

CSSE lab, F225, Moench Hall
This optional placement test is for students who wish to place into CSSE 220, Object-Oriented Software Development. (But note that students who have earned scores of 4 or 5 on a CSSE AP exam will already be placed into the appropriate CSSE course and should not take this placement test.) CSSE 220 is intended for students who have sufficient programming experience to warrant skipping CSSE 120 (Introduction to Software Development). CSSE 220 is 4 credit hours; upon successful completion, 4 additional credit hours for CSSE 120 will be awarded.

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7:00 p.m.

St. Joseph's University Parish Mass

White Chapel
All are welcome to attend this on-campus service.

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8:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.

Residence Hall Floor Meetings

Your hall - See your resident assistant for exact time and location.

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11:30 p.m. - 2:30 a.m.

Walmart Shopping Excursion

Bus will leave from in front of Speed Hall. See schedule in your packet for assigned times.
Need a few more things for your residence hall room?  No problem. A charter bus will shuttle students between the Rose-Hulman campus and Walmart.  While you are shopping with your classmates enjoy, special giveaways and discounts.