Welcome Weekend Schedule

Note: This schedule is tentative and subject to change. Check your George Fox email account regularly for information about Welcome Weekend.

Not sure where to find an event location? Check out the campus map!

Friday, August 26, 2022

8 a.m. - Noon Move In
Starts in Bauman Auditorium parking lot
9 - 11 a.m. Commuter Check-In
10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Community Fair
11 a.m. - Noon Commuter Welcome
Foxhole (basement of Klages Center)
Noon - 2 p.m. Lunch
(On your own – not included in student meal plan. Students and guests may pay to eat in Canyon Commons.)
1 - 2 p.m. First-Generation Reception
Edwards-Holman Science Center Atrium
2:30 - 4 p.m. Guests: Session with President Robin Baker
Bauman Auditorium

Students: Meet Your Major
Canyon Commons
4:30 - 6:45 p.m. Dinner
(Student meal plans begin. Two guest tickets are included for each student.)
5:30 - 7 p.m. Intercultural Life Dessert Reception
Intercultural Life House
7:30 - 8:45 p.m. University Welcome
Stoffer Family Stadium
9:15 - 9:45 p.m. Candlelight Goodbye Worship & Prayer
10 p.m. - Midnight Late Night at Fred Meyer
Newberg Fred Meyer
Meet in Roberts Center parking lot to ride the bus over.

Saturday, August 27, 2022

8 - 9 a.m. Breakfast
Canyon Commons
9:30 - 11:00 a.m. George Fox University Mission & Vision Presentation by President Robin Baker
(Required for all incoming students)
Bauman Auditorium
11:15 - 12:00 a.m. Students living on campus: Residence Life Hangout
Residence Halls

Commuters: Commuter Life Hangout
Hadlock Student Center

Transfers & George Fox Digital 2nd years: Transfer Hangout
The Suites (Beebe, Carey, Willcuts)
12:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Lunch with your living area
Canyon Commons
2:30 - 4:00 p.m. Student Life Session
(Required for all incoming students)
Bauman Auditorium
4 - 5:30 p.m. Explore Newberg
(Have fun off-campus with your living area and learn about what Newberg has to offer!)
Downtown Newberg
6 - 9 p.m. Dinner
6 - 9 p.m. Party on the Quad
Students dancing at a Welcome Weekend event

Sunday, August 28, 2022

Two students paddle boarding
11 a.m. - Noon Campus Worship
Bauman Auditorium
Noon - 1:30 p.m. Brunch
Canyon Commons
1 - 4 p.m. Library Puzzle Hunt
(Learn about all the resources the university has to offer while also having fun exploring campus.)
Start at Murdock Library
1:30 - 4:30 p.m. Rec Fest
Hadlock Student Center & Quad
5:30 - 7 p.m. Dinner
Canyon Commons
7 - 10 p.m. Rec Fest
Hadlock Student Center