Aug

17

EU Launch Fall 2018


Date: Friday, August 17

Time: Various Times

Location: Evangel Campus

Event Information


EU Launch is Evangel’s new student orientation week that precedes the beginning of classes. The goal is to introduce Evangel’s life-changing experience for incoming freshmen and transfer students by connecting them with faculty, staff, and other students. EU Launch prepares students to succeed in their academic, spiritual and social development while creating memories and igniting lifelong friendships. for more information, see our detailed schedule on The Hub.


New Student and Family Schedule

8:00 am – 5:00 pm Information Station & The Barracks Coffee Shop

We are here to answer your questions about EU Launch, the campus or the Springfield area. The Barracks coffee shop (open 8-5pm) has a variety of coffees and snacks available.

(Student Union, 1st-floor lobby)

8:00 am – 12:00 pm New Resident Student Check-In/Move-In

(Residence Halls)

12:00 pm- 3:00 pm New Commuter Student Check-In

(Riggs Hall Atrium)

11:00 am – 12:00 pm Campus Tours Available

(Leaving from Riggs Hall Atrium)

11:00 am – 1:00 pm Lunch Available

(Crusader Dining Hall)

Complimentary for new students and family members

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Campus Tours Available

(Leaving from Riggs Hall Atrium)

1:00 pm – 2:45 pm Unpack and Errands
2:45 pm – 3:45 pm Welcome to the Evangel Family!

(Spence Chapel)

3:45 pm – 4:00 pm Alumni Parents & their New Students’ Photo

(Spence Chapel Platform)

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Faculty Meet-n-Greet

Visit with professors from academic departments of choice

(Mabee Student Fitness Center)

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Dinner

(Crusader Dining Hall)

Complimentary for students, family members, and faculty

 

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm International and MK Student Mixer

(CH 115 AB – Dining Hall Side Rooms)

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Meet Your Launch Leader

Connect with a smaller group of new students led by current students

(Mabee Student Fitness Center)

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Parent Come & Go Dessert Reception

Meet the Cabinet and other parents of incoming students

(Riggs Atrium-Enter Through East Door)

8:30 pm – 9:15 pm Worship at Sunset

(Quad)

9:15 pm- 10:00 pm AGCU Custard on the Quad

(Quad)

SATURDAY, August 18, 2018

9:00 am – 9:45 am Brunch

(Crusader Hall)

Complimentary for new students; $7.95 each for family members

10:00 am – 3:00 pm Community Engagement

Engage in community service with Convoy of Hope & Elevate Lives

(Meet in the Spence Chapel – Students will load buses with assigned Launch Group)

11:00 am – 12:30 pm Parent Experience

(Spence Chapel)

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Dinner

(Crusader Dining Hall)

Complimentary for new students; $8.50 each for family members.

7:30 pm – 8:30 pm Improv Comedy: Slap Happy Comedy

(Spence Chapel)

  

SUNDAY, August 19, 2018

8:30 am – 9:30 am Breakfast

(Crusader Dining Hall)

Complimentary for new students; $6.35 each for family member.

10:30 am – 11:30 am All-Evangel Worship Service

(Spence Chapel)

11:30 am – 1:30 pm Goodbye Celebration BBQ

(Crusader Dining Hall and Outside)

Complimentary for new students and their family members

4:45 pm – 6:00 pm  Dinner
Complimentary for new students
(Crusader Dining Hall)
6:00 pm – 7:15 pm New Student Residence Hall Meetings

(Individual Residence Halls)

Commuter Meeting

(Commuter Lounge)

7:30 pm – 8:30 pm CROSSwalk Worship Service

(Spence Chapel)

8:45 pm-10:15 pm ThinkFast-Trivia Game Show

(Crusader Dining Hall)

 

MONDAY, August 20, 2018

8:00 am – 9:15 am Breakfast

Complimentary for new students
(Crusader Dining Hall)

9:30 am – 10:00 am

 

Academic Orientation

(Spence Chapel)

10:00 am – 12:00 pm Success Planning with Faculty Advisors

(Various times & venues)

11:00 am – 1:30 pm Lunch

Complimentary for new students
(Crusader Dining Hall)

1:00 pm- 3:00 pm English Proficiency Exam (if required)

Trask 302

Finish Success Planning or Free Time
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm Dinner with your Launch Group

Complimentary for new students
(Crusader Dining Hall)

6:30 pm – 10:00 pm Launch Out

Check out Springfield with your Launch Group

(Various Venues)

 

TUESDAY, August 21, 2018            

7:00 am – 10:00 am Breakfast

Complimentary for new students
(Crusader Dining Hall)

 

10:00 am – 11:00 am New Student Chapel Service

(Spence Chapel)

 

11:00 am – 1:00 pm Lunch

Complimentary for new students
(Crusader Dining Hall)

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Campus Engagement: “What you need to know”

(Various Locations)

Activities & Involvement

Community Life

Personal & Campus Safety

Student Success

Technology

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm Luau on the Lawn

Connect with new and returning students from your residence hall floor

Complimentary for new students

(Quad)

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm Free Time
9:00 pm – 10:00 pm igNIGHT

(Resident students meet outside your Residence Hall. Commuters, Graduate/Prof. Studies meet by the volleyball court between Spence Hall and Walther Hall)

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