Welcome New Mountaineers!

We are so excited you are part of the Appalachian Community and can’t wait for you to join us at this year's Spring Welcome to APP! Welcome to App is extension of your Spring orientation gives you the opportunity to get more comfortable on campus, make new friends, have fun and start weaving yourself into the fabric of student life at App State.

Welcome to APP events begin January 6th and continue through January 19th.
Below is a list of this year's events. For directions to each event, click on the location link. Living off campus? Then check out Appal Cart! Appal Cart is Watauga County's Public Transportstion service. For more informatiion about Appal Cart as well as routes and schedules, check out the Appal Cart website.

We look forward to seeing you at Welcome to App!

Appalachian is committed to providing an inclusive experience for individuals with disabilities. If accommodations are needed in order to fully participate on the basis of a disability contact the Office of Disability Resources (odr.appstate.edu or 828.262.3056).

CANCELED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER

FREE Dinner & BINGO Night with the SOUL Leaders

Join other new students and your SOUL Orientation leaders in Roess Dining Hall for a FREE dinner bingo. Winners will receive cool App State swag!

FREE Dinner & TRIVIA Night with the SOUL Leaders

Join other new students and your SOUL Orientation leaders in Roess Dining Hall for a FREE dinner trivia. Winners will receive cool App State swag!

This event is also open to students who attended bingo night!

FREE Lunch & Get to Know App State

Have lunch with new Mountaineers in Mountain Laurel Hall, home to the Transfer Student Center. Meet and connect with other transfer students. FREE lunch provided by Penn Station Subs. Games and prizes too! This event is led by the Transfer Student Mentors. Students are welcome to park at Mountain Laurel Hall or take the Appal Cart.

For more details check out the event on ENGAGE

CANCELED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER

Cheer on the Lady Mountaineers and Win a Parking Pass!

2:00 PM @ Holmes Convocation Center - Room 15A

Enjoy hot chocolate and cookies before the Women's Basketball game, then sit with other new and current transfer students during the game and have an opportunity to win a FREE $400.00 PARKING PASS for Rivers Street Parking Deck for the ENTIRE SPRING SEMESTER!

For more details check out the event on ENGAGE

Welcome Transfer Table

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM @ Plemmons Student Union

Need help or directions on your first day of classes? Then stop by the Welcome Transfer Table in the Plemmons Student Union on the 1st level. We'll be there Monday and Tuesday during the first week of classes!

For more details check out the event on ENGAGE

Transfer Pizza Welcome Social

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM @ Parkway Balllroom (4th Floor) in the Plemmons Student Union

Meet new and returning students over FREE pizza! There will also be a drawing to win a FREE $400.00 PARKING PASS for Rivers Street Parking Deck for the ENTIRE SPRING SEMESTER!  Learn how to get involved and about resources to manage your first semester from various offices and organizations on campus. You will have multiple opportunities to win APP Swag!

For more details check out the event on ENGAGE

Winter Club Expo

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM @ Plemmons Student Union
Winter Club Expo is an annual event where student organizations, ASU departments, and ACT Community Partners come together to showcase the various ways that you can get involved. Over 250 of our 400 clubs will be represented and recruiting new members. This is THE BEST time to get involved on campus this Spring! For a list of all the clubs, organizations and events coming up check out ENGAGE!
For more details check out the event on ENGAGE. 

Winter Chill

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM @ Plemmons Student Union
Join APPS for Winter Chill on January 21st from 7-11pm in the Student Union for Make Your Own Stuffed Animal, Personalized Snow Globes, Make Your Own Street Sign, Silent Disco and MORE!!!

Contact Us

Rm. 244, Plemmons Student Union
263 Locust Street
Boone, NC 28608
Fax: (828) 262-6502

Engage

Engage is your one-stop connection to engagement and leadership opportunities at Appalachian State. Every member of our campus has access to Engage, and as a user, you can explore over 600 clubs, organizations, departments, and programs on campus. Engage resembles a social media atmosphere with organizations, events, and a campus calendar.