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

Emery Gymnasium

A – G: 8 a.m. – 10 a.m.

H – N: 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

O – Z: 1 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

NEW FALCON REGISTRATION

One Stop Shop

9 a.m. – 3 p.m.Delany Hall

*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.

“THE BLUE ROOM RETREAT” PARENTS LOUNGE 

10 a.m. – 3 p.m. | Delany Hall Multi-Purpose Room, Second Floor

Enjoy snacks, music and movies while your student handles their business.

STUDENT ID CARD

1 p.m. – 5 p.m. | Baker Hall

(Students must attend one session)

FALCON’S NEST BRUNCH

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.MLK Dining Hall

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

LET’S GET SOCIAL: SAU APP PRESENTATION

3 p.m. – 4 p.m.Seby Jones Auditorium

(Attendance from all new students is expected)

PARENTS ASSOCIATION MEET & GREET RECEPTION 

4 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.The Prezell R. Robinson Library

*Parents can purchase family swag at the reception or from the bookstore prior to the event.

WELCOME TO ROCK NATION!

President’s Assembly

5 p.m. – 6 p.m.Emery Gymnasium

Families are welcome to attend

PARENTS PARTING CEREMONY

6 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.Freshmen Square

BLUE AND WHITE BBQ BASH

Featuring Hot 97.9

6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.MLK Dining Hall

FALCON PALOOZA

Meet your Peer Mentor & Residential Life Staff

8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.Freshmen Square

THURSDAY, AUGUST 6, 2020

BREAKFAST

8 a.m. – 9 a.m.MLK Dining Hall

REGISTRATION

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Delany Hall

STUDENT ID CARD

(Students must attend one session)

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Baker Hall

LUNCH

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.MLK Dining Hall

VOTER REGISTRATION/BLAZER FITTING

1 p.m. – 5 p.m.Hunter Building Room 204

CAPS: “SOLID AS A ROCK”

Resilience Building Strategies

(Students must attend one session)

2 p.m. – 3 p.m. | Boyer Building, Room 011

FALCON PRIDE/STUDENT ENGAGEMENT

“Together We Can Move Mountains”

2 p.m. – 3 p.m.Penick Hall, Room 109

(Students must attend one session)

SAU HISTORY “WRITTEN IN STONE”

2 p.m. – 3 p.m.Seby Jones Auditorum

(Students must attend one session)

REGISTRATION

2:15 p.m. – 6 p.m.Delany Hall

CAPS: “SOLID AS A ROCK”

Resilience Building Strategies

(Students must attend one session)

3 p.m. – 4 p.m. | Boyer Building, Room 011

FALCON PRIDE/STUDENT ENGAGEMENT

“Together We Can Move Mountains”

3 p.m. – 4 p.m.Penick Hall, Room 109

(Students must attend one session)

SAU HISTORY “WRITTEN IN STONE”

3 p.m. – 4 p.m.Seby Jones Auditorum

(Students must attend one session)

DINNER

4 p.m. – 6 p.m.MLK Dining Hall

SAU AMAZING RACE

Scavenger Hunt

6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.Freshmen Square

OFFICE OF STUDENT ENGAGEMENT WOW ACTIVITY

8 p.m. – 11 p.m. | TBD

FRIDAY, AUGUST 7, 2020

BREAKFAST

8 a.m. – 9 a.m.MLK Dining Hall

REGISTRATION

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Delany Hall

STUDENT ID CARD

(Students must attend one session)

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Baker Hall


“ROCK THE HOUSE” blue falcon icon

Alma Mater Session

9 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. | Seby Jones, Choir Room, Room 156

(Students must attend one session)

“WHAT’S UNDER YOUR ROCK”

Academic Computing Overview

9 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.Boyer Building, Room 011

(Students must attend one session)

“BE ROCK SOLID”

Your Health Matters

9 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. | Penick Building Auditorium, Room 109

(Students must attend one session)


“ROCK THE HOUSE” blue falcon icon

Alma Mater Session

10 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. | Seby Jones, Choir Room, Room 156

(Students must attend one session)

“WHAT’S UNDER YOUR ROCK”

Academic Computing Overview

10 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.Boyer Building, Room 011

(Students must attend one session)

“BE ROCK SOLID”

Your Health Matters

10 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. | Penick Building Auditorium, Room 109

(Students must attend one session)


LUNCH

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.MLK Dining Hall


“ROCK THE HOUSE” blue falcon icon

Alma Mater Session

2:15 p.m. – 3 p.m. | Seby Jones, Choir Room, Room 156

(Students must attend one session)

“WHAT’S UNDER YOUR ROCK”

Academic Computing Overview

2:15 p.m. – 3 p.m. | Boyer Building, Room 011

(Students must attend one session)

“BE ROCK SOLID”

Your Health Matters

2:15 p.m. – 3 p.m. | Penick Building Auditorium, Room 109

(Students must attend one session)


DINNER

4 p.m. – 6 p.m.MLK Dining Hall

“ROCK STAR” TALENT SHOW  

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

SATURDAY, AUGUST 8, 2020

ROCK NATION ALUMNI MEET & GREET

10 a.m. – 12 p.m. | SAU Quad

*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 Dining Hall

“FLOCK PARTY” BIRDS OF A FEATHER PARTY TOGETHER

8 p.m. – 11 p.m.SAU Quad

SUNDAY, AUGUST 9, 2020

CHAPEL SERVICE  blue falcon icon

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

BRUNCH

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.MLK Dining Hall

CLASS OF 2024 INDUCTION & PINNING CEREMONY  blue falcon icon

(Attendance from all new students is expected)

3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Seby Jones Auditorium

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 Dining Hall

2024 REFLECTION ACTIVITY WITH RESIDENTIAL DIRECTORS

8 p.m. – 9 p.m.TBD

MONDAY, AUGUST 10, 2020

BREAKFAST

8 a.m. – 9 a.m.MLK Dining Hall

MORNING MEDITATION

8 a.m. – 9 a.m.Taylor Wellness Center

STUDENT ID CARD

(Students must attend one session)

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Baker Hall

FACULTY PRESENTATION

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | TBD

LUNCH & SERVICE

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.MLK Dining Hall

*Explore community service and service learning opportunities. Representatives from various agencies will be available to meet you.

BLAZER FITTING/VOTER REGISTRATION

1 p.m. – 5 p.m. | Hunter Building Room 204

LEADING FROM THE FRONT

SGA Meet & Greet

2 p.m. – 3 p.m. | Seby Jones Auditorium

Freshmen Elections and Voter Registration

DINNER

4 p.m. – 6 p.m.MLK Dining Hall

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT MEET & GREET

6 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.Penick Building Auditorium, Room 109

TRANSFER STUDENT MEET & GREET

6 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Delany Multi-Purpose Room, second floor

LGBTQ MEET & GREET

6 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. | Seby Jones Art Gallery

TRAP & PAINT KARAOKE

9 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. | Seby Jones Auditorium

TUESDAY, AUGUST 11, 2020

BREAKFAST

8 a.m. – 9 a.m.MLK Dining Hall

YOGA ON THE QUAD

8 a.m. – 9 a.m. | SAU Quad

STUDENT ID CARD

(Students must attend one session)

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Baker Hall


CIVILITY: THE STUDENT CODE OF CONDUCT

(Students must attend one session)

10 a.m. – 11 a.m.Boyer Building, Room 011

STAYING SAFE ON CAMPUS

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

YO, WHERE’S MY CLASS?

Campus Locators: Find Your Classes

10 a.m. – 11 a.m. | Boyer Building


“THE BLUE NOTE”

Chamber Singers Choir Interest Meeting

11 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | Seby Jones, Room 156

LUNCH

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.MLK Dining Hall

BLAZER FITTING/VOTER REGISTRATION

1 p.m. – 5 p.m.Hunter Building, Room 204


CIVILITY: THE STUDENT CODE OF CONDUCT

(Students must attend one session)

1 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.Boyer Building, Room 011

STAYING SAFE ON CAMPUS

1 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. | Seby Jones Auditorium

YO, WHERE’S MY CLASS?

Campus Locators: Find Your Classes

1 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. | Boyer Building


DINNER

4 p.m. – 6 p.m.MLK Dining Hall

FALCON CINEMA ON THE LAWN

7 p.m. – 9 p.m. | SAU Quad

UPCOMING EVENTS

Thu 16
Thu 16

Raleigh FICO Webinar

July 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Aug 05

Week of Welcome 2020

August 5 - August 11
Aug 09

Stone of Hope Induction Ceremony

August 9 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Oct 18

Virtual: BWE Homecoming 2020

October 18 - October 24