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Freshman Student Orientation Agenda

This agenda is tentative and subject to change. You will receive a personalized, detailed agenda when you arrive on campus for your orientation.

Day 1

7:00 – 8:00 a.m. Check In at Rhodes-Garrett-Hamiel (RGH) Residence Hall
8:30 – 9:00 a.m. Welcome
9:00 – 9:45 a.m. Traditions
9:45 – 10:15 a.m. Group Facilitation
10:15 – 11:00 a.m. Housing
11:00 – 11:45 a.m. ID Card
11:45 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Dean of Students 
12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Lunch and Advisors
1:30 – 2:15 p.m. Aggie Talk
2:15 – 3:00 p.m. Classroom Experience
3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Academic Basics
4:15 – 4:45 p.m. Explore Your College 
5:00 – 6:00 p.m. Dinner
6:00 – 6:30 p.m. Campus Tour
6:00 – 7:15 p.m. myNMSU portal/Advisor Homework
7:15 – 11:00 p.m. Evening Activities/Math Placement Exam Study Session

Day 2

7:00 – 7:45 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Math Placement Exam/Resource Fair
9:00 – 9:45 a.m. Financial Aid/University Accounts Receivable 
10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Honors College/Pre-Health/Aggie Life
Advising
Lunch
Exit Survey
Discover Your Involvement
Check Out of Rhodes-Garrett-Hamiel (RGH) Residence Hall
Business Matters
Housing Tours