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Spring Orientation

Week of Welcome (WOW)

Concordia University Irvine

January WOW

Friday, January 7th

New Eagles,
We are so excited to welcome you to the Concordia Family. Mark your calendars for Spring Orientation on January 7, 2022.

Friday, January 7th
1:00PM - 3:00PM

New Student Check-In (REQUIRED)
You will receive a yellow clearance card and wristband for meals for the weekend upon checking in.

CLEARANCE - Offices Open (REQUIRED)
Bursar’s Office - Grimm Hall, 1st floor, north side
Financial Aid Office - Grimm Hall, 2nd floor
Registrar’s Office - Grimm Hall, 1st floor, Welcome Desk
Wellness Center - lower level of Student Union
Housing Check-in - Zeta 101
Student ID/Parking Decal - Administration Building, Rm. 103
(Students will need their driver’s license and current vehicle registration) Only students who have completed Clearance will be able to move into housing. Students who do not complete Clearance will risk losing their classes.

Grimm Hall (GH)

3:00PM - 3:25PM

Concordia Welcome and Reception
Current students and staff will answer questions to help you get involved in campus life. You will also hear from our ASCUI Student Body President Ryan Jones and Concordia University Irvine’s very own Provost Dr. Scott Ashmon, as they welcome you into our CUI family.

BMC Alumni Plaza
3:30PM - 3:55PM

Academic Advising, Tutoring Services, Career Services
Meet and hear from staff members that oversee our Academic Advising Office, Tutoring Services, and Career Services.

BMC Alumni Plaza
4:00PM - 4:15PM

MyCUI Campus App
Learn about Concordia’s new MyCUI portal and how you can access Blackboard, MyRecords, the caf menu, check in to events, and more all from your phone!

BMC Alumni Plaza
4:15PM - 4:45PM

Navigating Concordia University Irvine
Meet and hear from the Dean of Students, Director of Alumni and Parent Relations, and our Student Affairs team to learn more about the campus resources that are available to help you and your student(s) succeed at CUI. A time for questions will follow.

BMC Alumni Plaza
4:45PM - 4:50PM

Introduction to The Hunt for the Golden Eagle
Join your living community on The Hunt for the Golden Eagle. This yearlong competition is all about spirit, heart, and teamwork.

BMC Alumni Plaza
4:50PM - 5:15PM

Students/Parent Session
Students meet with Peer Advising Coordinators to tour their classrooms and meet other students, and parents meet with staff to receive advice and answer questions.

BMC Alumni Plaza
5:30PM - 7:00PM

Dinner
Dinner on campus is available for all families of new students in the Student Union for $9/person. New students eat free.

Student Union (SU)
Saturday, January 8th
10:30AM - 11:30AM

Brunch

SU
5:30PM - 6:30PM

Dinner

SU
Sunday, January 9th
10:30AM - 11:30AM

Brunch

SU
5:00PM - 7:00PM

Dinner
Dinner on campus is available for all new and returning students.
Meal plans are activated. Student ID cards are required.

SU
6:00PM - 6:30PM

Welcome Worship
Worship and fellowship with returning students before the semester starts. Come enjoy hot chocolate and treats and get to know other new and returning students.

Eagles' Landing
Monday, January 10th CLASSES BEGIN
7:00AM - 9:30AM

Breakfast

SU
8:00AM - 4:30PM

All Campus Offices open
Discounted Homecoming tickets are for sale in the CSLD.

 
10:30AM - 11:00AM

Chapel

CU Center
11:00AM - 2:30PM

Lunch
New students, join your PACs on the Eagles’ Landing Patio from 11:00am-1:00pm.

Eagles' Landing
5:00PM - 7:30PM

Dinner

Eagles' Landing
Tuesday, January 11th
7:30AM - 9:30AM

Breakfast

SU
10:30AM - 11:00AM

Chapel

CU Center
11:00AM - 2:30PM

Lunch

SU
5:00PM - 7:30PM

Dinner

SU
Wednesday, January 12th
7:00AM - 9:30AM

Breakfast

SU
11:00AM - 2:00PM

Involvement Fair
Sponsored by ASCUI - Clubs and Orgs
Come hear how to get involved in clubs and organizations on campus

 
11:00AM - 2:30PM

Lunch

SU
5:00PM - 7:30PM

Dinner

SU
Thursday, January 13th
7:00AM - 9:30AM

Breakfast

SU
10:30AM - 11:00AM

Chapel

CU Center
11:00AM - 2:30PM

Lunch

SU
5:00PM - 7:30PM

Dinner

SU
9:30PM - 10:30PM

SHOUT
Sponsored by abbeywest
SHOUT is our student-led contemporary worship service.

CU Center
Friday, January 14th
7:30AM - 9:30AM

Breakfast

SU
10:30AM - 11:00AM

Chapel

CU Center
11:00AM - 2:30PM

Lunch

SU
5:00PM - 6:30PM

Dinner

SU
Saturday, January 15th
10:30AM - 1:00PM

Brunch

SU
11:00AM - 7:00PM

FYE Shuttle Service
Sponsored by First Year Experience
Enjoy free rides to Irvine Spectrum, UTC, and Corona Del Mar.
See our website for all details. www.cui.edu/fyeshuttle

Meet outside Rho on Dorm Road
5:00PM - 6:30PM

Dinner

SU
Sunday, January 16th
10:30AM - 1:00PM

Brunch

SU
5:00PM - 7:00PM

Dinner

SU
Monday, January 17th
 

Martin Luther King Jr. Day (No Classes-offices closed)

 

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Concordia University Irvine
First-Year Experience

Phone: (949) 214-3065
Email: [email protected]

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