We are excited about you joining us for WEEK of WELCOME  2020 scheduled from Wednesday, August 5 through Tuesday, August 11. During this time, you will begin your transition from high school to college by participating in an array of events and activities. Make sure you refer to the SAU mobile app for the campus map, attendance check-in for select events via QR code, and additional information.

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WELCOME TO FALCON COUNTRY!

FALCON PRIDE PERSONIFIED! 

                                                                                              blue falcon iconFalcon Tradition

*Schedule is subject to change.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2020

NEW FALCON MOVE-IN DAY

Location: Emery Gymnasium

Scheduled by floors

NEW FALCON REGISTRATION

One Stop Shop

8 a.m. – 3 p.m.Emery Gymnasium

  1. Admissions
  2. Advising
  3. Financial Aid
  4. Housing & Residence Life
  5. Gordon Health
  6. Student Accounts

*If you have not taken care of these items, you will not be able to move into the Residence Halls. You need to have a cleared card.

FALCON’S NEST BRUNCH

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.MLK Mall

*The cost for family members is $8.00 per person. No cost for new students.


CONCURRENT SESSIONS:

11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

STUDENT ID CARD

Location: Baker Hall

COLLEGE STUDENT INVENTORY NOEL LEVITZ

Location: Cheshire Labs


WELCOME TO ROCK NATION!

President’s Welcome

5 p.m. – 6 p.m.View Welcome video here →

WELCOME TO THE ROCK NATION: BLUE AND WHITE BBQ BASH

Featuring Hot 97.9, Safe Falcon Pledge

6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.MLK Mall

FALCON PALOOZA

Meet your Peer Mentor & Residential Life Staff

8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.Assigned Classrooms

THURSDAY, AUGUST 6, 2020

REGISTRATION

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Emery Gymnasium

STUDENT ID CARD

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Baker Hall

BRUNCH

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.MLK Mall


CONCURRENT SESSIONS:

1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

COLLEGE STUDENT INVENTORY NOEL LEVITZ

Location: Cheshire Labs

BLAZER FITTING

Location: Hunter Building, Room 201

VOTER REGISTRATION

Location: Seby Art Gallery

CAPS: “SOLID AS A ROCK”

Resilience Building Strategies

Location: Boyer Building, Room 011

FALCON PRIDE/STUDENT ENGAGEMENT

“Together We Can Move Mountains”

Location: Penick Hall, Room 109

LET’S GET SOCIAL: SAU APP PRESENTATION

Location: Virtual Presentation, access via Microsoft Teams


DINNER

4 p.m. – 6 p.m.MLK Mall

SAU AMAZING RACE

Scavenger Hunt

6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.Freshmen Square

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7, 2020

STUDENT ID CARD

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Baker Hall

REGISTRATION

9 a.m. – 5 p.m. |Emery Gymnasium


CONCURRENT SESSIONS:

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

COLLEGE STUDENT INVENTORY NOEL LEVITZ

Location: Cheshire Labs

“ROCK THE HOUSE” blue falcon icon

Alma Mater Session

Location: Seby Jones Auditorium 

“WHAT’S UNDER YOUR ROCK”

Academic Computing Overview

Location: Boyer Building, Room 011

“BE ROCK SOLID”

Your Health Matters

Location: Penick Building Auditorium, Room 109


BRUNCH

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.MLK Mall

BAND INTEREST MEETING

3 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.Band Room, Seby 157 

CHEERLEADING INTEREST MEETING

3 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.Football Stadium

DINNER

4 p.m. – 6 p.m.MLK Mall

“ROCK STAR” TALENT SHOW  

7 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.Seby Jones Auditorium

Provide Tickets/Live Stream

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8, 2020

ROCK NATION ALUMNI MEET & GREET

10 a.m. – 12 p.m.SAU MLK Mall Area

*Dine with local SAU Alumni and get connected to Falcon Network.

BLUE & WHITE FIELD DAY

3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.George Williams Athletic Complex

DINNER

4 p.m. – 6 p.m. | MLK Mall

STUDENT LEADER EVENTS

8 p.m. – 10 p.m.TBD/Various Locations

SUNDAY, AUGUST 9, 2020

CHAPEL SERVICE  blue falcon icon

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.Saint Augustine’s Chapel Lawn

BRUNCH

11:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.MLK Mall

STONE OF HOPE INDUCTION & PINNING CEREMONY  blue falcon icon

(Attendance from all new students is expected)

3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.Saint Augustine’s Chapel Lawn

Each student will wear white and alumni, faculty, and staff will wear blue.

Please see examples of student attire by clicking on the following links:

Link to white dress →

Link to long sleeve Oxford shirt →

Link to long sleeve poplin shirt →

For more information please contact Angelique Paschal-Rand at 919.516.4580 or apaschal-rand@st-aug.edu

CLASS OF 2024 PHOTO  blue falcon icon

(Attendance from all new students is expected)

4:30 p.m. – 5 p.m. | SAU Quad

DINNER

5 p.m. – 7 p.m.MLK Mall

2024 REFLECTION ACTIVITY WITH RESIDENTIAL DIRECTORS

8 p.m. – 9 p.m.TBD

MONDAY, AUGUST 10, 2020

MORNING MEDITATION

8 a.m. – 9 a.m. | SAU Quad

STUDENT ID CARD

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Baker Hall

COLLEGE STUDENT INVENTORY NOEL LEVITZ

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Testing Center, 2nd Floor Boyer Building

FACULTY PRESENTATION

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | Seby Jones Auditorium 

LUNCH

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.MLK Mall

ELECTIONS INTEREST MEETING

2 p.m. – 3 p.m.MLK Center

In Person/Live Stream

  • FRESHMEN ELECTIONS
  • VOTER REGISTRATION

DINNER

4 p.m. – 6 p.m.MLK Mall

YO, WHERE’S MY CLASS?

Campus Locators:  Find Your Classes

6 p.m. – 7 p.m.Meet in front of Boyer Building

TUESDAY, AUGUST 11, 2020

YOGA ON THE QUAD

8 a.m. – 9 a.m. | SAU Quad

STUDENT ID CARD

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Baker Hall

COLLEGE STUDENT INVENTORY NOEL LEVITZ

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Testing Center, 2nd Floor Boyer Building


CONCURRENT SESSIONS:

10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

CIVILITY: THE STUDENT CODE OF CONDUCT

Location: Boyer Building, Room 011

STAYING SAFE ON CAMPUS

Location: Seby Jones Auditorium


LUNCH

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.MLK Mall

DINNER

4 p.m. – 6 p.m.MLK Mall

FALCON CINEMA ON THE LAWN

7 p.m. – 9 p.m. | SAU Quad

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sat 24

Virtual: BWE Homecoming 2020

October 18 - October 24
Sat 24

Bringing HBCU Homecoming To You

October 21 - October 26
Tue 27

Free Trolley to the Polls

October 27 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue 27
Fri 30

Flu Shot Clinic

October 30 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Nov 10

Lunch & Learn Grant Writing Workshop

November 10 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm