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Transfer Student Orientation

Welcome to UW- Green Bay!

We are offering a just-in-time orientation program for those who want more information before starting the fall semester. The program is optional, and offers many workshops, presentations and activities. You may choose to attend the sessions most helpful to you.

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Sunday August 30, 2015
TIME EVENT LOCATION
Get your official UWGB Student Campus ID!
**If you are moving on campus you will need your ID BEFORE you can check in!**
University Ticketing and Info Center - University Union
New Transfer Student Residence Hall/Campus Apt Move-In
Questions about move in details? Check your UWGB Email or contact Residence Life at 920 465-2040
Residence Life
Lunch
The Marketplace in Leona Cloud Commons, Common Grounds Coffeehouse, the Grille, and the Phoenix Club are all open. Dining/Pass Points, cash, or credit cards accepted.
University Union
Campus Welcome
Hosted by Chuggs and Nikki from 95.9 FM, the Campus Welcome officially begins Orientation and your UWGB career! There will be games and raffles and welcomes from Chancellor Gary Miller, Student Government President Hannah Steppe, Athletic Director Mary Ellen Gillespie, and Phlash the Phoenix. After the welcome, Sharing of information specific to transfer students, overview of orientation activities, time for Q&A.
Kress Events Center
Dinner
Dining Points, Pass Points, or cash accepted
Cloud Commons - University Union
Ice Cream Social with Music and Lawn Games
Top off dinner with ice cream served up by our celebrity scoopers!
Student Services Plaza
Free Games at the Phoenix Club
Watch the Packers vs. Chiefs and/or play free games at the Phoenix Club.
University Union - Phoenix Club
The Games of the Phoenix
Lawn games, basketball, volleyball, snacks and music. Bring your own cups for beverages.
Residence Life - Basketball area
Monday August 31, 2015
TIME EVENT LOCATION
Morning Run
Meet up with Cross Country Coach Mike Kline and other fellow students for a run around the arboretum.
Kress Events Center - Front Desk
Get your UWGB Student ID
Cost is $7.50 cash or check. You must present a valid photo ID.
University Ticketing and Info Center - University Union
Hot Breakfast
Come to breakfast, meet up other new transfer students. Dining Points, Pass Points, or cash accepted
Cloud Commons - University Union
Get your Fall Textbooks
Need to charge books to your SIS account? Make sure to pick up your student ID first!
Phoenix Bookstore
GBOSS Available – Just Stop In!
Questions about your Financial Aid/tuition bill?
Need to ask about a waitlisted course?
Getting an error when attempting to register for a course?
Other follow-up questions before the start of the semester?
Student Services
Academic Advising Drop-in Hours
Need help with your class schedule, or have other questions/concerns about your classes, etc. Stop in the Academic Advising Office and sign up to see an advisor. First come, first served.
Student Services - Academic Advising

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Concurrent Sessions - choose two.
Sessions will begin at 10:00am and repeat at 11:00am
UWGB 101 - have all of your campus questions answered! University Union - Christie Theatre
All about Majors - how to declare, faculty advising, programs with admission requirements, etc. Mary Ann Cofrin (MAC) Hall - Rm 103
Transfer Credit Questions? - sign up to discuss transfer credit questions with the Transfer Credit Evaluator; first come, first served. GBOSS - for sign up
Student Services
Veteran’s Session/Veteran’s Lounge Open House
Benefit Q&A with Elaina Koltz, Academic Advising, tours
Veteran’s Lounge
Mary Ann Cofrin (MAC) Hall - Rm 124
International Education - spend the semester in Germany or California! Stop in the office to learn more about Study Abroad and National Student Exchange opportunities. Office of International Educ - Cofrin Library Rm 207
Career Services - What will I do after I graduate? Learn more about the office best able to help you answer this very important question! Mary Ann Cofrin (MAC) Hall - Rm 105
UWGB Tech Info - SIS, D2L and Outlook, oh my! Need help navigating the UWGB online services? Instructional Services - General Access Lab E
Kress Events Center Tour - find out about fitness classes, intramurals, equipment, the climbing wall, etc. Kress Events Center - Front Desk
Campus Tours - meet in Student Services Welcome Center Student Services Welcome Center
Around the Library in 30 Minutes - learn how to navigate UWGB's ultimate resource! A definite need-to-know for the paper's you'll have! Cofrin Library 3rd Floor Circulation Desk
Nontraditional Student Social
Returning to school with more "life experience" than some students? You’re not alone! Connect with other non-traditional students and enjoy a free cup of coffee.
University Union - Common Grounds Coffee House
Lunch
The Marketplace in Leona Cloud Commons, Common Grounds Coffeehouse, the Grille, and the Phoenix Club are all open. Dining/Pass Points, cash, or credit cards accepted.
University Union
Academic Advising Drop-in Hours
Need help with your class schedule, or have other questions/concerns about your classes, etc. Stop in the Academic Advising Office and sign up to see an advisor. First come, first served.
Student Services - Academic Advising
Bay Beach Trip (shuttle available from the Community Center)
Hop on a free shuttle bus to nearby Bay Beach. Bring a little cash for a lot of afternoon fun! Ride the Zippin Pippin roller coaster for $1 and other rides for 25 cents a ticket!
Meet at Res Life Community Center
Finding your Classrooms Tour
You’ve had a campus tour already, but would you like some help finding your classrooms? Our Peer Advisors can help you with this. Bring your class schedule and meet us in the Student Services Welcome Center - by GBOSS.
Student Services Welcome Center
Theatre Opportunities for the Non-Theatre Major
Interested in theatre production buy you are not a theatre major? No problem! This session will tell you how to get involved in the university’s theatre production
1965 Room - University Union
Study Abroad Opportunities
Interested in studying about during your time at UWGB? This session will explain howto make it happen!
1965 Room - University Union
Dinner Outdoors
Walking Tacos, nachos, and more! DJ, outdoor games, and ice cream. Dining Points or Cash accepted.
Phoenix Park
Free Games at the Phoenix Club
Play free video, table and board games
University Union - Phoenix Club
Shorewood Golf Course
Grab your clubs and head out for buck-a-hole golf (with Student ID)
Shorewood Golf Course
Disc Golf Course
Ever try Disc Golf? We have a beautiful 9-hole course on the front lawn of campus.
All Around Campus
Kress Events Center
Basketball, swimming, volleyball, swimming, racquetball, badminton, and tennis.
Kress Events Center
Arboretum Trail
Gorgeous 4.1 mile path around campus and is always open for jogging, biking, walking, or photographing. Take some time to enjoy the sights and sounds of nature.
All Around Campus
Tuesday September 1, 2015
TIME EVENT LOCATION
Get your UWGB Student ID Card
Cost is $7.50 cash or check. You must present a valid photo ID.
University Ticketing and Info Center - University Union
Hot Breakfast
Come to breakfast, meet up other new transfer students. Dining Points, Pass Points, or cash accepted.
Cloud Commons - University Union
Get your Fall Textbooks
Need to charge books to your SIS account? Make sure to pick up your student ID first!
Phoenix Bookstore
GBOSS Available - Just Stop In!
Questions about your Financial Aid/tuition bill?
Need to ask about a waitlisted course?
Getting an error when attempting to register for a course?
Other follow-up questions before the start of the semester?
Student Services
Academic Advising Drop-in Hours
Need help with your class schedule, or have other questions/concerns about your classes, etc. Stop in the Academic Advising Office and sign up to see an advisor. First come, first served.
Student Services - Academic Advising

  &
Concurrent Sessions - choose two.
Sessions will begin at 10:00am and repeat at 11:00am
UWGB 101 - have all of your campus questions answered! University Union - Christie Theatre
All about Majors - how to declare, faculty advising, programs with admission requirements, etc. Mary Ann Cofrin (MAC) Hall - Rm 103
Transfer Credit Questions? - sign up to discuss transfer credit questions with the Transfer Credit Evaluator; first come, first served. GBOSS - for sign up
Student Services
Veteran’s Session/Veteran’s Lounge Open House
Benefit Q&A with Elaina Koltz, Academic Advising, tours
Veteran’s Lounge
Mary Ann Cofrin (MAC) Hall - Rm 124
International Education - spend the semester in Germany or California! Stop in the office to learn more about Study Abroad and National Student Exchange opportunities. Office of International Educ - Cofrin Library Rm 207
Career Services - What will I do after I graduate? Learn more about the office best able to help you answer this very important question! Mary Ann Cofrin (MAC) Hall - Rm 105
UWGB Tech Info - SIS, D2L and Outlook, oh my! Need help navigating the UWGB online services? Instructional Services - General Access Lab E
Kress Events Center Tour - find out about fitness classes, intramurals, equipment, the climbing wall, etc. Kress Events Center - Front Desk
Campus Tours - meet in Student Services Welcome Center Student Services Welcome Center
Juggling being a Parent AND a Student?
You’re not alone! Come and meet with others who are juggling these dual roles, and learn what kind of support UWGB offers.
Heritage Room - University Union
Around the Library in 30 Minutes - learn how to navigate UWGB's ultimate resource! A definite need-to-know for the paper's you'll have! Cofrin Library 3rd Floor Circulation Desk
Join us for a game of CLUE
Great at solving mysteries and taking on challenges? Join us in the area of in front of the bookstore for a morning of mystery and fun. Groups of 4-8 will compete for a chance to receive prizes. Don’t have a group? No worries - you’ll get one.
Outside of Phoenix Bookstore
Nontraditional Student Social
Returning to school with more "life experience" than some students? You’re not alone! Connect with other non-traditional students and enjoy a free cup of coffee.
University Union - Common Grounds Coffee House
Lunch
The Marketplace in Leona Cloud Commons, Common Grounds Coffeehouse, the Grille, and the Phoenix Club are all open. Dining/Pass Points, cash, or credit cards accepted.
University Union
Academic Advising Drop-in Hours
Need help with your class schedule, or have other questions/concerns about your classes, etc. Stop in the Academic Advising Office and sign up to see an advisor. First come, first served.
Student Services - Academic Advising
Finding your Classrooms Tour
You’ve had a campus tour already, but would you like some help finding your classrooms? Bring your Fall Class schedule and meet up with Peer Advisors who can show you around.
Student Services Welcome Center
Around the Library in 45 Minutes
Learn how to navigate the library in 45 minutes! A must-learn skill For those term papers coming up.
Cofrin Library 3rd Floor Circulation Desk
Student Employment 101: Working While Attending College
Interested in working an on-campus job? See what’s available and how to secure that job!
1965 Room - University Union
Open Houses
Mix your own Chex Mix, meet some amazing people, and learn About campus resources for all students.
American Intercultural Center (AIC), Pride Center, Student Govt Offices, all located in the Union
Climbing Wall @ the Kress Events Center
Join the Kress staff at the Climbing Tower. No experience or equipment necessary. Free to all students.
Kress Events Center
Dinner
Dining Points, Pass Points, or cash accepted.
University Union
Outdoor Film: TBD
Outdoor Drive-In movie with a corn roast! Watch in your vehicle, Or bring chairs and a blanket.
Phoenix Park, Mary Ann Cofrin Hall (MAC) Parking Lot
Shorewood Golf Course
Grab your clubs and head out for buck-a-hole golf (with Student ID)
Shorewood Golf Course
Disc Golf Course
Ever try Disc Golf? We have a beautiful 9-hole course on the front lawn of campus.
All Around Campus
Kress Events Center
Basketball, swimming, volleyball, swimming, racquetball, badminton, and tennis.
Kress Events Center
Arboretum Trail
Gorgeous 4.1 mile path around campus and is always open for jogging, biking, walking, or photographing. Take some time to enjoy the sights and sounds of nature.
All Around Campus

Questions

Please contact:
Deanne Kusserow
Phone: (920) 465-5105
E-mail: kusserod@uwgb.edu
Online Contact Form

More Information
For further transfer student information, please visit the Transfer page.

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