Welcome Events - August 12

Thursday, August 12

Red flag

Red Flag Campaign Tier 2: Be an Active Bystander

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM @ Thunder Hill Hall class room

This presentation is a part of the post-trailhead experience. During this training, students will learn how to be an active bystander in regards to interpersonal violence and develop a deeper understanding of how to intervene safely.

Sponsored by Wellness & Prevention Services


Students celebration

Appol Corps Time! (MANDATORY EVENT)

1:00 PM to 3:30 PM @ The main lounge of your residence hall floor.

Welcome to App starts with Appol Corps Time. At 1:00pm the day after you move in, your Appol Corps Orientation leaders will meet with your assigned group in the main lounge of your residence hall floor. Appol Corps Time is an extension of your summer orientation and is geared toward helping you learn your way around campus, making friends, and learning more about the university before classes start. The schedule includes programs that will help you feel comfortable and confident about life in and out of the classroom. Many of the events are just about making friends and having fun!

Sponsored by Orientation

* Students are only required to attend Appol Corps Time the day after they move in. 


Math book with pen and paper

Jumpstart Your Career Journey

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM @ Career Development Center, Plemmons Student Union

Come by the Career Development Center's new space in the union to jumpstart your career journey at ASU. Participate in an interactive exploration activity and learn about our resources to assist you in finding part-time jobs, choosing a major, finding internships, developing your collegiate resume and more!

Sponsored by Career Development Center


Volleyball

3:30 PM to 5:30 PM @ Sanford Mall

Move your body on campus while meeting people through playing Volleyball! No registration required! We are excited to meet you!

Sponsored by UREC


Ice Cream Social

3:30 PM to 4:30 PM @ Roess Dining Hall

What better way to end a day than enjoying a FREE ice cream bar with your leaders and the other students in your Appol Corps Group!

Sponsored by Orientation


Cornhole

3:30 PM to 5:30 PM @ Sanford Mall

Move your body on campus while meeting people through playing Cornhole! No registration required! We are excited to meet you!

Sponsored by UREC


Spikeball

3:30 PM to 5:30 PM @ Location

Move your body on campus while meeting people through playing Spikeball! No registration required! We are excited to meet you!

Sponsored by UREC


Veterans Affairs Information Session

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM @ Belk Library and Info. Commons, Room 114

Student Veteran Services is partnering with the Asheville Veterans Affairs Medical Center to provide a presentation and information session regarding VA benefits and enrollment.

Sponsored by Student Veteran Services


App to Z

7:00 PM to 10:00 PM @ Sanford Mall

Come out and play on inflatables, make some tye dye art, and cool off with a sweet treat while you meet students on Sanford Mall!

Sponsored by Campus Activities


All Roads Lead to App State

Residence Hall Floor Meeting (MANDATORY)

8:00 PM to 9:30 PM @ Your residence hall

Come meet your Resident Assistant (RA) and the other members of your floor to go over important hall and campus information about safety, getting connected, and having a great experience at App! Welcome to App!

Sponsored by University Housing


Contact Us

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

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