Fall 2017 Welcome Weekend Schedule

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Friday, August 25

Time Event Location
6:00 am

Move-In-Mania - Residence Hall Move-In Begins

First year students will be able to move into their assigned residence hall on Friday August 25, 2017 from 6:00 AM to 2:30 PM. There will be several representatives of many of the UT Martin Student Organizations available to assist with the move-in process. These students can help with the heavy lifting as well as answering any questions you might have about campus life!

 

Residence Halls
8:00 a.m. to 2:30 pm.

First Year Initiative Check-In

More Information Coming Soon!

 

University Center Ballroom
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 pm.

Solution Central

More Information Coming Soon!

 

229 University Center
12:00 p.m.

Lunch in the Dining Hall

More Information Coming Soon!

 

University Center
3:00 p.m.

General Studies 101 Class

(Faculty Mentor and PEP Leaders). More Information Coming Soon!

 

Assigned Classroom
3:00 p.m.

Parents and Guardians Informational Session

More Information Coming Soon!

 

Watkins Auditorium
5:00 p.m.

Convocation Ceremony

More Information Coming Soon!

 

Elam Center Arena
6:00 p.m.

Evening Meal and Goodbyes

More Information Coming Soon!

 

 
7:30 p.m.

Residence Hall Room Set up/Completion

More Information Coming Soon!

 

Residence Halls
7:30 p.m.

Campus Entertainment

More Information Coming Soon!

 

Student Rec Center

 

Saturday, August 26

Time Event Location
8:00 a.m.

Late Check-in for Residence Halls/First Year Initiative

More Information Coming Soon!

 

 
8:00 a.m. to noon

Solution Central

Solution Central is located in the University Center Room 229. Student Success Center advisors and staff are available to assist students with class schedule changes, change of major forms, add or change General Studies 101 classes, locating PEP groups, and answering questions covering a host of academic concerns. If you have a concern or a problem that needs attention, Solution Central is the place to come.

 

229 University Center
8:30 a.m.

PEP Group Meeting (PEP Leader)

All first-year students who moved into their residence hall room on Friday and all commuter students will report to their assigned General Studies 101 classroom to meet their PEP Leaders. Your PEP Leader will be with you throughout the duration of the fall semester and will guide and mentor you as you adjust to campus life. During this first meeting, you will be given a brief overview of the Opening Ceremony scheduled for Friday and what to expect during Welcome Weekend.

 

Assigned Classrooms
10:15 a.m.

TRAVEL (All Groups)

More Information Coming Soon!

 

 

Lunch and Assembly Rotation Schedule

Orange Group

Time Event Location
10:30 a.m.

General Assembly

Student Conduct / Personal Safety

 

Watkins Auditorium
11:45 a.m.

Lunch

More Information Coming Soon!

 

Dining Hall

Blue Group

Time Event Location
10:30 a.m.

Lunch

More Information Coming Soon!

 

Dining Hall
11:45 a.m.

General Assembly

Student Conduct/ Personal Safety

 

Watkins Auditorium
12:45 p.m. TRAVEL (All Groups)  

Afternoon Assembly and Rotation Schedule

Orange Group

Time Event Location
1:00 p.m.

General Assembly

“Just in Time…” Student Life Opportunities

 

Watkins Auditorium
2:15 p.m. Travel  
2:30 p.m.

PEP Group Meeting

More Information Coming Soon!

 

Assigned Classrooms

Blue Group

Time Event Location
1:00 p.m.

PEP Group Meeting

More Information Coming Soon!

 

Assigned Classrooms
2:15 p.m. Travel  
2:30 p.m.

General Assembly

“Just in Time…” Student Life Opportunities

 

Watkins Auditorium

All Groups

Time Event Location
3:45 p.m. Travel  
4:00 p.m.

The Recreation Rampage and Picnic

More Information Coming Soon!

 

Elam Center Arena
6:00-7:00 p.m. Free Time  
7:00 p.m.

Residence Hall Floor Meetings

More Information Coming Soon!

 

Residence Halls
8:30 p.m.

The Yard Block Party

More Information Coming Soon!

 

Village I / Village II

Sunday, August 27

Time Event Location
1:30 p.m.

General Assembly

Bill Cordes, Speaker

 

Elam Center Arena
3:00 p.m.

PEP Group Meeting

More Information Coming Soon!

 

Assigned Classrooms

Welcome Weekend Concludes