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Schedules & Dates

Move-In Dates
Out of State and International StudentsAugust 16*Optional early move-in day
New StudentsAugust 178:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Returning StudentsAugust 198 a.m. – 5 p.m.

*Note: Student-athletes should check with their coach(es) for their move-in day details.

Welcome Week  & Beyond Schedule of Events

FRIDAY, AUGUST 17

8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.Move-In (click for detailed schedule)
8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.Market in the Square: Local Vendors, Bookstore and more
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.President’s Picnic
The Square
12:30 – 1 p.m.Transition Ceremony
Congregational Church
9 – 10:30 p.m.No Zebras, No Excuses Program
Mott Auditorium
10:30 p.m. – 12 a.m.Casino Night & Night Karaoke DJ
Kirk Center

SATURDAY, AUGUST 18

9 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.Fun at Cutler: Field Events, Movie, Raffle, Prizes and light refreshments
Cutler Athletic Complex

SUNDAY, AUGUST 19

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.Returning Students Move-In
9 – 11:30 p.m.Pool Party with DJ Butcher
Upton Pool
9 – 11:30 p.m.Walking Tacos/Movie
Upton Gym

MONDAY, AUGUST 20

7:50 a.m.First Day of Classes Kick Off
5:15 – 7 p.m.Night on the Town
Downtown Olivet

TUESDAY, AUGUST 21

7 – 8:30 p.m.It’s On Us Pep Rally
Ice Cream
Blair Lawn

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.Opening Convocation
Upton Gym
12  – 12:30 p.m.Stand Up
Upton Gym

FRIDAY, AUGUST 24

10 p.m. – 1 a.m.Welcome Back Party: OC
Kirk Center

SATURDAY, AUGUST 25

12 – 8 p.m.Olivet College Music Festival
Outdoors – Cutler Event Center
$20 per ticket

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5

5 – 7 p.m.Multicultural Food Taster
College Square

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

4 – 8 p.m.Extreme Zip Line
Blair Lawn

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12

4 – 6 p.m.Student Clubs & Organizations Fair
College Square
6:30 – 7:30 p.m.Student of Color First Generation Male College Success Series
Kirk Center

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

4 – 8 p.m.Emotion Matrix (Virtual Reality Experience)
Kirk Center

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

1 – 4  p.m.Tubing Excursion Trip (limited to 30 students)
Thornapple River, Hastings

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 12

6 – 7:30 p.m.Fall Fest Friday
College Square

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 30

10 – 11:30  p.m.Haunted Halls
Mackay Gym
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