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Welcome to Millsaps!

Welcome Weekend 2016

 

Friday, August 19 - Monday, August 22

Welcome Weekend Schedule

Millsaps Day in Fondren, August 20


The Millsaps community wishes you luck, success and happiness 
as you embark on your college years.

Parents, use the Parents Primer to help you navigate through this transition.

Admitted students, follow the steps to become a Millsaps College student!

Use a campus map to find your way around campus!

 

FRIDAY, AUGUST 19

8 AM - 5 PM ITS Device Set Up Olin Hall Atrium
8 AM - Noon Student IDs/ Car Decals New South Atrium
8AM - 11PM First Year Students Move-In Residence Halls
Noon Student Lunch Cafeteria
3 - 4 PM Residence Hall Meetings Residence Halls
4:30 PM - 5 PM Parent and Family Goodbye The Bowl
5 - 6 PM Foundations Group Meetings Various Classrooms
6 - 7 PM Dinner Cafeteria
7:30 PM Foundations Leader Skits AC Recital Hall
8:30 - 10:30 PM Major Carnival The Bowl and Plaza

 

 

SATURDAY, AUGUST 20

8:00 AM-5:00 PM ITS Device Set Up Olin Hall Atrium
9 - 10 AM Breakfast Cafeteria
10:45 AM - 1:30 PM Millsaps in Fondren Day & Lunch Fondren
2 - 2:30 PM Welcome from VP of Student Life, Dr. Brit Katz AC Recital Hall
2:30 - 4 PM Orientation Rotations Academic Complex
+ Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) Major Health
+ Honor Code & Student Code of Conduct
+ The Major Call
4 - 5:30  PM Foundations Movie and Panel AC Recital Hall
5:30 - 6:30 PM Foundations Group Meetings Various Classrooms
6:30 - 8 PM Dinner Cafeteria
 8 - 10:30 PM  Foundations Olympics  Hall Activity Center

 

 

SUNDAY, AUGUST 21

8 AM - 5 PM ITS Device Set Up Olin Hall Atrium
9 AM - 10:30 AM Breakfast Cafeteria
10:30 - 11:30 AM Interfaith Gathering AC Recital Hall
11:30 - 12:30 PM Lunch Cafeteria
1 - 5 PM Orientation Rotations Various Locations
+ Library Information Session
+ Major Health Pre-Assessment
+ CIRP Survey
+ Getting Involved on Campus
5:30 - 7 PM Drop In Academic Advising College Center
5:30 - 7:30 PM Dinner Cafeteria
 7:30 - 8:30 PM  Foundations Group Meetings  Various Classrooms

 

 

MONDAY, AUGUST 22

7 - 7:45 PM Fourth Night Writing Exercise AC Recital Hall
8 - 9 PM Fourth Night Ceremony The Bowl

 

We are grateful for your participation in the Foundations program. If questions or concerns arise, we invite you to contact Director of Campus Life, Will Takewell, at 601-974-1204 takewwc@millsaps.edu, or one of the Foundations Student Directors Sean Connelly(connesp@millsaps.edu), Anna Sit (sital@millsaps.edu), Leah Travis (travilj@millsaps.edu), or Sarah Wade (wadesr@millsaps.edu). For specific questions about Major Health, please contact Lori Genous, Director of Health Promotion, (genoula@millsaps.edu). For specific question regarding Cultural Dialogue Circles of the Summer Reading, contact Anita DeRouen (Anita.DeRouen@millsaps.edu).