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First Year Student Welcome Week 2020

Thursday, August 20 - Monday, August 24, 2020

Bridgewater College Welcome Week - Connect. Engage. Belong.

Tentative Schedule

FALL 2020

Thursday, 8/20

First Year Student Move-in 8-11 a.m.
Lunch at the President’s House 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
New Student/Parent Session 1:30-2:30 p.m.*
Meet your Soar Mentor Group 3:30-7 p.m.*
Engagement Program 7 p.m.

Friday, 8/21

First FILA 150 Class and Advising Session 9-11 a.m.*
Department Meeting 11 a.m.*
Picnic with the Profs 12-2 p.m.*
BC Cup 2 p.m.*
Education Session 4 p.m.- 8 p.m.*
Engagement Program 8 p.m.

Saturday, 8/22

Optional Breakout Sessions 8-10a.m.
Education Sessions 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m.*
Class of 2024 Picture 1:30 p.m.*
Education Session 2:30-3:30 p.m.*
Optional Breakout Sessions 3:30-7 p.m.
Engagement Program 7 p.m.

Sunday, 8/23

Optional Breakout Sessions 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Educational Sessions 12:30-3:30 p.m.*
Optional Breakout Sessions 3:30-7 p.m.
Engagement Program 7 p.m.

Monday, 8/24

Optional Breakout Sessions 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
Transfer Orientation Brunch 8:30-10 a.m.^
Academic Opening Convocation 3-6 p.m.*^
Residence Hall Community Meeting 7 p.m.*

*Required for First Year Students
^Required for Transfer Students