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Begins August 9, 2018 at 9 a.m.

Held prior to the beginning of fall semesters, UCM Experience kickoff is a program designed to ease the transition to college for new Central Missouri students. During the program students will become acquainted with campus and attend sessions to increase their success at UCM, all while creating life-long friendships. Students participating in the program prior to the fall semester will have the opportunity to beat the move-in rush, watch a movie on the football field, learn about campus services and meet with the faculty of your department.

The 2018 schedule is being finalized. Below is the 2017 UCM Experience Kickoff schedule, as an example:

Thursday, August 10, 2017

9 am-1 pm Move-in
1 pm-4 pm Get Settled
• Pick up Textbooks
• Get Parking Pass
• Set-up Rooms
• Etc

4 pm Welcome, Rec Center
4:30 pm Parenting a Collegian, Hendricks - optional (Parent/Guardians only)
4:30 pm Breakout with Teams, Rec (Students Only)
After this session is concluded, this will end the
parent/guardian involvement in the kickoff program

5:30 pm Dinner, Rec Center
7:30 pm Floor Meeting with socials

Friday, August 11, 2017

9 am Convocation, The Rec
10 am Meet Your Major, Various Locations
11:30 am Lunch
12:45-1 pm Team Building
1-5:30 pm Breakout Sessions
5:30-7 pm Dinner
9 pm Movie, “Breakfast Club” on the Football Field

Saturday, August 12, 2017

9 am Being a Responsible Active Learner
10:30 am-12:30 pm Breakout Sessions
11:30-1:30 Lunch
1:00-4:10 pm Breakout Sessions
5-7 pm Dinner
8 pm Magician, Daniel Martin, Hendricks Hall

Sunday, August 13, 2017

• Time for worship
11 am-3 pm Class Tours, Union Mall
• Offices open from 1-3 pm for business
• Week of Welcome Activities Begin