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Tuesday, August 28


Arrival Day: MSOE Welcome Week Begins!

Moving In and Getting Settled
8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Residence Halls

Welcome week leaders and Residence Life staff will be here to help you check in and move your belongings to you room.

Ready? Check out the move in and laptop schedule!

Laptop and Textbook Pickup
10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Campus Center

Pick up your laptop, then swing by the Bookstore for some MSOE gear and your first quarter textbooks. Welcome week leaders will be here to help you get your laptop at the correct time.

When do you pick up your laptop ? Check out the schedule here

Dean's Welcome Cookout
11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Juneau and Milwaukee St. Intersection (rain location: Campus Center 3rd Floor)

Grab a burger and chat with MSOE staff, faculty and students.

Class and Campus Tours
11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Depart from RWJ Tree

Grab your class schedule and a great pair of walking shoes - let's take a campus tour! Meet by the tree near RWJ Residence Hall, and our tour guides will help you find your fall quarter classes, shortcuts and more!

Transfer Student Orientation 
5 p.m., 
Todd Wehr Auditorium

Meet other new and current transfer students over a casual dinner. In addition, you'll be able to pick up your laptop, student ID, and get other valuable information for transfer students.

Commuter Student Orientation
5 p.m., 
Multi Purpose Room

Meet other new and current commuter students over a casual dinner. In addition, you'll be able to pick up your laptop, student ID, and get other valuable information for commuter students.

International Student Orientation
5 p.m., 
Campus Center - CC121

Meet other international students over a casual dinner. In addition, you'll be able to pick up your laptop, student ID and learn other valuable information. 

Honors Student Orientation
5 p.m., 
Grohmann 403

Meet other new and current Honors students, and learn more about the program curriculum during the Fall quarter. After the orientation, a floor meeting will be held.

Floor Meetings and Residence Life Welcome Dinner
6 p.m., 
Residence Hall Floors and RWJ Cafe

Meet your floor mates and chat about the do's and don'ts of college living. A casual Welcome Dinner in the RWJ Cafe will follow, as well as introductions from the Residence Hall team and director. 

EEX Transfer Student Calculus Review 
7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., L100

Are you an electrical engineering transfer student? We highly recommend you attend this review. 

Outdoor Movie
8:30 p.m., Grass Athletic Field (rain date: Thursday, August 30th)

Grab a blanket and head out to watch a fun flick under the city stars! Save room for popcorn and soda!

Wednesday, August 29


Finding your people and your passions.

STOKES: Post It Party Featuring DJ Said
9 a.m., Kern Arena

Please be prepared to connect with your fellow peers, exchange contact information and discover the stupid human tricks of the student body.

Campus Ministries Info Session: Find Your Purpose
Noon., Todd Wehr Auditorium

Learn about various faith-based organizations on campus, local places of worship and connect with your peers during this non-denominational session.

Global Opportunities Info Session: You're Going Places
1 p.m., Todd Wehr Auditorium

Learn about the various travel opportunities, short-term or long-term, that being a Raider offers you.

Music Programs Info Session: The Sound of Success
2 p.m., Todd Wehr Auditorium

Learn about MSOE's music programs, signup for ensembles, connect with other musicians and get involved.

Club and Intramural Sports Info Session: Let's Play.
3 p.m., Todd Wehr Auditorium

MSOE has great tiered athletic offerings; Varsity D3, club and intramural. Stop by to learn more, or register to compete at your preferred level.

#Adulting UN-Conference: How Does This All Work?
4 p.m., Todd Wehr Auditorium

This session will provide information about parking on campus, laptop issues, printing, where to go for assistance with a variety of questions, Registrar's important dates and more - answered by current students. 

Residence Hall Floor Dinner
5:30 p.m., RWJ Cafeteria

Join your floor mates and enjoy a casual dinner in the cafe!

Commuter Students Residence Hall Floor Dinner
5:30 p.m., TBD

Join your fellow commuter students for a fun and relaxing dinner before the Annual Casino Night!

EEX Transfer Student Digital Review
7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., L100

Are you an electrical engineering transfer student? We highly recommend you attend this review. 

Casino Night
8:00 p.m., Campus Center Great Room

Dress to impress and join us at MSOE's Annual Casino Night! Play your hand at blackjack, roulette, craps or poker for your chance to win awesome prizes. Not the gambling type? No worries, come for the DJ, photo booth and more!

Thursday, August 30


Meet your mentors and your academic support team.

STOKES: Rock, Paper, Scissors. 
9 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Kern Arena

Compete in an all-student, single elimination game of rock, paper, scissors. Will you be the last one standing?

Wellness Session
9:30 a.m., Kern Arena

More information coming soon!

Academic Department Meetings*
Noon – 4:30 p.m., Various Campus Locations

Meet your academic department team, fellow classmates, academic advisor and review your Year One syllabus. Welcome week leaders will be available to lead you in these sessions.
*Please review the additional addendum for your academic department meeting time and location.

Biomedical Engineering (BME) Program
2 p.m - 3 p.m. Program meeting: Grohmann Museum Auditorium
3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Advisor meetings: Grohmann Museum Classrooms
Biomolecular Engineering (BioE) Program
2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Program meeting: Campus Center 2nd Floor
Civil, architectural engineering, construction management (CAECM) Department
11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Lunch and Boat Tour: CC Tree Lounge
3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Advisor meetings: CC35, CC43, CC44, CC45, CC53, CC70
computer engineering (CE) program
2 p.m. - 3pm Program meetings: APC Large Dining Room
3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Advisor meetings: CC53, CC47, CC48, CC51
computer science (cs) program
2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Program meetings: Campus Center Software Development Lab
electricaL ENGINEERING (EE) PROGRAM
2 p.m. - 3 p.m. Program meeting: CC 3rd Floor - MPR
3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Advisor meetings: L104, L304, L305, L306, L307, L308, L309, L310, L311
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING TRANSFER (EEX)
1 p.m. - 3 p.m. Advisor meetings: S-357
3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m. EEX Transfer Orientation: L100
7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. EEX Session: Circuits Review: L100
INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING (IE) PROGRAM
2 p.m. - 3 p.m. Program meeting: S260
3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Program social: S260
ACTUARIAL SCIENCE/MATH DEPARTMENT MEETING
3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Program meeting: S207
MECHANICAL ENGINEERING (ME) PROGRAM
2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Program meeting: Kern Center Field House
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Advisor meetings: Professor's Offices
NURSING (NU) DEPARTMENT MEETING
1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Program meeting: CC118, CC121, CC244
RADER SCHOOL OF BUSINESS DEPARTMENT MEETINGS
2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Program meeting: R101
SOFTWARE ENGINEERING (sE) PROGRAM
2 p.m. - 3 p.m. Program meeting: S341
3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Advisor meetings: S210, S359, S362, S243
USER EXPERIENCE (UX) hsc dEPARTMENT
11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Lunch and Boat Tour: CC Tree Lounge
3 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Advisor meetings: Grohmann Museum offices

Explore Milwaukee
6 p.m. Student Union Board

Join Student Union Board on the first outing in the Explore Milwaukee Series and walk through downtown to Purple Door Ice Cream and try a scoop on us! Meet outside the Campus Center to walk as a group

Honors Field Lesson
2 p.m. Honors cohort only

Meet the Honors coordinators in the Grohmann Tower Lobby to depart

Jazz in the Park
7 p.m., Cathedral Square

Jazz in the Park is one of Milwaukee's favorite free, outdoor summer music series which features an eclectic lineup of jazz, big band, funk, R&B, reggae, blues and more. Jam out to both local and national performers!

EEX Transfer Student Circuits Review
7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., L100

Are you an electrical engineering transfer student? We highly recommend you attend this review. 

Friday, August 31


Field day fun and fanfare.

STOKES: Tbd
9 a.m. – 9:30 a.m., Kern Arena

More details coming soon!

Convocation
9:30 a.m. – 11 a.m., Kern Field House

Join your classmates and hear inspirational and informational messages from the Dean of Students, MSOE's President, Dr. John Walz and more before you kick off the first week of the rest of your life! Breakfast will be served!

Field Day
Noon – 3 p.m., Grass Athletic Field (rain location: Kern Field House)

Let loose on the grass field! Play bubble ball, volleyball, test out your skills on the slack lines and just have fun! 

Rowdy Raider Pep Rally
6 p.m., Kern Arena

Come and learn the Raider Fight Song and grab some spirit wear before the MSOE Men's Soccer Home Opener at Viet's Field.

Men's Soccer vs. St. Norberts
7 p.m., Viets Field

Saturday, September 1


Events and more information coming soon!

Sunday, September 2


Events and more information coming soon!

Monday, September 3


Events and more information coming soon!