2014 Summer Orientation Schedule
2014 Orientation Dates
Session I: Friday, May 16
Session II: Friday, June 13
Session III: Friday, June 27
Session IV: Friday, July 25
Arrival and Orientation Check-In/Continental Breakfast, Barrette Business and Community Center
Parents and students will receive their personalized orientation schedule and students will have their ID photo taken at this time.
Welcome and Orientation Kickoff, Barrette Business and Community Center
This session will include a welcome address by Walsh University President Richard Jusseaume and other University administrators.
Campus Ministry Session
Director of Campus Ministry, Miguel Chavez and the Campus Ministry team will present information about Walsh's faith community and discuss the opportunities for continued personal and spiritual development both on campus and in the North Canton/Canton communities.
Student Placement Testing #1
Parent Information Sessions : "The Works" or "Letting Go"
"The Works" session includes a presentation on the programs and services provided by the Division of Student Affairs. These include campus security, student conduct, wellness, campus activities, parking,
and much more. This session is the perfect opportunity to get your questions answered on a variety of
topics. "Letting Go" is presented by the Counseling Services department and is designed to help parents
prepare themselves as their son or daughter begins the next chapter in their life.
Academic Information Session
Facilitated by a Walsh faculty member, this session is designed to prepare students for the college academic environment as well as further explain the requirements and experiences students can expect
in their major. The session will cover a description of each major's courses, academic expectations,
potential career opportunities, and other information unique.
New Student Service Fair
A variety of University departments and student organizations will fill the David Campus Center providing
students and parents the opportunity to learn more about the Walsh experience.
Lunch, Schervish Dining Centre
Lunch for Athletes and Parents of Student Athletes, Barrette Business and Community Center
This is your welcome to Walsh Athletics as well as an information session on required forms that must be submitted prior to a student athlete's participation in their sport.
Student Placement Testing #2
Parent Information Sessions: "The Works" or "Letting Go"
Introduction to Walsh Technology
Global Learning Experience
Residence Life Session
Commuter Student Session
Meeting with Freshman Advisors
During this session, students will meet with their freshman advisor, learn about the advisor role, and begin
creating their fall 2014 schedule.
Students and Parents Depart
As you depart for the day, join Walsh University students and staff in the David Campus Center. Students can also pick up their gift from the Orientation Leader staff and say "goodbye" for now!
**Adjustments to the schedule may be made to best accommodate our students and families.