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Student Schedule

*This is a overview schedule of events for the week of orientation. Please find the complete schedule with descriptions in our mailing packet. Schedule is subject to change.

Tuesday August 15, 2017 (Move-In)

8 am - 6 pm:  Move-In *see your scheduled move-in time in mailing packet
8 - 11 pm: Orientation Kick Off Party - Assumption Commons (between St. Ann's and Assumption Halls)

Wednesday August 16, 2017

9 am - 12 pm:  Language Placement Exams (if you are a Liberal Arts or Education student, or if you plan on taking a foreign language at Duquesne)
9 am - 12 pm: General Info Fair
9 am - 12:30 pm: Free Time
12:30 - 2 pm: RA / CA meeting
2:45 - 4 pm:  Matriculation Ceremony - A.J. Palumbo Center (ask your RA for more info)
4:45 - 7:30 pm:  First Team Leader Meeting, Dinner - Hogan Dining Center
9 - 11 pm:  Graffiti Dance - Union Ballroom
11 pm - 1 am: Night Event -- Glow Sports / Culture Night

Thursday, August 17, 2017

8:30 - 8:45 am: RA/CA Meetings
8:45 - 9:15 am:  Meet in the Union Ballroom
9:15 - 11 am: Presentations from Adam Wasilko (Director of Freshman Development), Dr. Frizzell (VP of Student Life), and Dr. Austin (VP of Academic Affairs) - MANDATORY
11 am - 1 pm:  Meet Your Deans and Lunch
1 - 1:45 pm: Burgh Buck Counting
1:45 - 2:20 pm:  Team Leader Meeting #2
2:30 - 3:30 pm: Title IX and P.A.A.R. Presentation (Sexual Assault Awareness) - MANDATORY
4:30 - 6 pm: Student Organization Information Panels
4:30 - 6:30 pm: Power Center Orientation
5:30 - 8 pm: Talent Show Auditions
6:15 - 7 pm: Burgh Buck Counting
8 - 11 pm:  Comedian Buzz Sutherland and Extraordinist Craig Karges
11 pm - 1 am:  Night Event -- Salsa Dancing / Workout Hour

Friday, August 18, 2017

9 - 9:20 am:  Meet in the Ballroom
9:30 - 10 am:  Presentation from Public Safety - Union Ballroom - MANDATORY
10 am - 12 pm: First Lecture Series
12 - 1 pm: Burgh Buck Counting
12 - 1:30 pm: Biomedical Engineering Information Session
1 - 2 pm: DU Majors Panels
2 - 3 pm:  Honors College Meeting
2:30-3:30 pm: Spiritan Campus Ministry Session
3:30 - 6:30 pm:  Team Leader Meeting 3 (Tour of Pittsburgh!)
7:30 - 9:30 pm: Student Talent Show - Union Ballroom
9:45 - 11 pm:  Dueling Pianos - Union Ballroom
11 pm - 1am:  Night Event -- Painting without a Twist / Haunted Duquesne Scavenger Hunt / Trivia Night

Saturday, August 19, 2017

9 am - 12 pm:  Service Opportunity in South Side
2 - 2:30 pm:  Final Team Leader Meeting
2:30 - 4 pm:  DUKES 101 Pep Rally - AJ Palumbo Center
4 - 5 pm: Burgh Buck Counting
8 pm - 12 am:  Marriot Dance - Downtown Marriot Hotel
11 pm - 1 am:  Night Event -- Coffee Power Hour / Zumba Session

Sunday, August 20, 2017

11 am - 12:30 pm:  Mass of the Holy Spirit - A.J. Palumbo Center
12:45 - 2 pm:  Lunch on A-Walk
1:30 - 3:30 pm:  Burgh Buck Counting
3:45 - 5:30 pm:  Burgh Buck Auction - Union Ballroom
8 pm: RA Meeting
9 - 11 pm: Back to School Party

 

*Be sure to check this schedule throughout the summer for updates!