Intercultural Early Arrival Program

A sampling of what the program might look like can be found below!

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

1:30-4:30 p.m. Move-in and check-in.

5:30 p.m. Dinner

7:00 p.m. Floor Meeting

8:00 p.m. Evening Activities

Thursday, August 27, 2020

9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Resource Fair and Breakfast
New students sign in, get room keys and information packets.

11:30-12:30 p.m.
LUNCH -Chase Dining Hall

12:30 p.m. Opening Remarks Cole Memorial Chapel

1:00 p.m.
WELCOME SESSION
Meet staff and learn more about the Early Arrival Program.

1:30 p.m.
STUDENT WORKSHOP
Get to know Marshall Center staff and programs.

FAMILY SESSION  – Campus Tour

2:30 p.m.
STUDENT TO STUDENT SESSION
Get a glimpse of your life at Wheaton and talk with current students about their experiences.

FAMILY SESSION Marshall Center Staff
Learn more about the programs and services offered by the Marshall Center.

3:30 p.m.
LEAVE YOUR IMPRINT @ Wheaton-STUDENT SESSION
Hear each other’s stories and get to know your fellow classmates.

FAMILY SESSION- Welcome Reception for Families at President’s House

5:00 p.m.
FAMILY DEPARTURE/FREE TIME

5:30 p.m.
DINNER

6:30 p.m.
FREE TIME or Optional Trip to Target

9:00 p.m.
EVENING PROGRAM

Friday, August 28, 2020

7:30 a.m.
BREAKFAST

8:30 a.m.
OUTDOOR LEADERSHIP ACTIVITIES
Join us as we get to know one another through various team building activities.

12:30 p.m.
LUNCH

1:30 p.m.
Common Workshops with other Early Arrival Programs on Self Advocacy, Healthy Relationships, Diversity, Stress Management.

3:00 p.m.
ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE WORKSHOPS
Flash sessions by faculty and staff.

4:30 p.m.
Closing Activities

5:30 p.m.
DINNER Chase Dining and FREE TIME

9:00 p.m.
EVENING PROGRAM

Saturday, August 29, 2020

9:30 a.m.
NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION BEGINS!