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Southern Nazarene University - Character Culture Christ
Student Schedule

Note: All activities listed on the schedule below are REQUIRED for all new SNU students.

Friday, August 16th
8am-2pm: Check in at Residence Halls
9am-2pm: NSI Registration/University Fair 
9am-4pm: Business Offices Open 
11am-1pm: Food Vendors available at Fair Centennial Plaza
1pm: Athlete Orientation
7pm: President’s Welcome for Students
7pm: Parent Welcome and Dinner
8:30pm: Candle Lighting Ceremony 

Saturday, August 17th
8:30am: Continental Breakfast Residence 
9:15am: So, You’re an SNU Student, Now What? 
9:30am Strengths Introduction
10:30am Student Life Session 
11:50am: Lunch for FG 1-15 
12:45pm: Lunch for FG 16-30 
1:30pm: Break-Out Session #1
Undeclared Majors and Parents
Service and Cross Cultural Opportunities
First Generation Student and Parent Session
Financial Literacy for College Students and Parents
2:20pm: Break-Out Session #2
Financial Literacy for College Students and Parents
Service and Cross Cultural Opportunities
Student Support Nets
Undeclared Majors and Parents
3:10pm: Break-Out Session #3
Financial Literacy for College Students and Parents
Career Development at SNU
Disability Services Orientation
First Generation Student and Parent Session
6:45pm: SIREN

Sunday, August 18th
9am: Continental Breakfast
10am: Dedication Service 
11:30am Lunch on your own
11:30am Legacy Lunch 
2:30pm: Parent Departure Time
3:15pm: Meet for Faculty Mentor Home Visit
3:45pm: Faculty Mentor Home Visit
6:30pm: Get Involved at SNU 
7:30pm: SGA Event

Monday, August 19th
9am: Breakfast 
9:50am: Dean’s Panel 
10:30am: Academic Success Sessions by Paired Course 
10:30am: Transfer Technology Session and Coffee Talk 
12:20pm: Lunch 
1pm: Department Orientation/ Advising Sessions 
3pm: Free Time
6pm: Load Buses for Southern Supper 
9pm: Res Hall Meetings/Commuter Connection 

Tuesday, August 20th
8:30am: Breakfast 
9am: Chapel/Spiritual Life Session 
10am Service Project 
12:30pm: Lunch 
1pm: Registration Completion 
6:30pm: Celebration Service
7:30pm: Family Group Wrap Up Time



Our Nazarene Heritage
Founded in 1899, Southern Nazarene University is a private, Christian, liberal arts university - a service of the Church of the Nazarene. Located on a 40-acre campus just west of Oklahoma City, SNU grew out of several small colleges committed to training people for service to God and their fellow man. More than 32,000 alumni work and serve throughout the United States and the world. Read About Our Heritage