Schedule of Events:

Wednesday, August 22

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.            New Resident Student Check-in & Move-In, Krasa Student Center

12:00– 2:00 p.m.                     Family Resident Lunch, Krasa Dining Room

2:00– 4:00 p.m.                       Resident Parent Program, Goodwin Hall

2:00 – 4:00 p.m.                      Residence Hall Meetings & In-Hall Activity

4:00 – 4:30 p.m.                      Social and Parent’s Goodbye

4:30 – 5:00 p.m.                      Dinner Gathering, Goodwin Auditorium

5:00 – 6:30 p.m.                      Progressive Dinner, Residence Halls

7:00 – 8:30 p.m.                      Ice Cream Social, Sports Complex

8:30 – 11:00 p.m.                    Movie Night on the Quad

                                                           

Thursday, August 23

8:00 – 9:00 a.m.                      Commuter Student Check-In, Krasa Student Center

9:00 – 11:00 a.m.                    Commuter Student Program, Goodwin Hall 411

9:00 – 11:00 a.m.                    Commuter Parent Program, Goodwin Hall 321

10:00 – 11:00 a.m.                  Resident Student Program, Goodwin Hall Auditorium

11:00 – 11:30 a.m.                  New Student- University Welcome, Goodwin Hall Auditorium

11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.           Meet your OL’s, Goodwin Hall Auditorium

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.                    Orientation Group Meeting & Activities

1:00 – 1:45 p.m.                      Lunch, Krasa Dining Room

2:00 – 4:00 p.m.                      Teambuilding Activities, Quad

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.                      Department Open House

5:00 – 6:00 p.m.                      Orientation Group Activities

6:00 – 7:30 p.m.                      Dinner, Krasa Dining Room

8:00 – 11:00 p.m.                    Evening Social, Goodwin Hall

                                                            Casino Night

Friday, August 24

8:30 – 9:15 a.m.                      Orientation Group Meeting

9:30 – 11:00 a.m.                    Summer Reading, Various Locations

11:00 – 11:15 a.m.                  “I Serve Because…”, Goodwin Hall Auditorium

11:15 – 12:00 p.m.                   Lunch, Krasa Dining Room

12:00 – 3:30 p.m.                    Be Impactful, Krasa Dining Room

4:00 – 5:00 p.m.                      Orientation Group Meeting

                                                                                Ask your OL’s/ Get ready for the week ahead

5:00 – 6:00 p.m.                      Orientation Group Activities

6:00 – 7:30 p.m.                      Dinner

7:30 – 11:00 p.m.                    Evening Social, Goodwin Hall

                                                            Sung Beats (7:30pm) & Derek Hughes (9:00pm)

Saturday, August 25

9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.               Returning Student Move-In, Krasa Student Center

10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.             BenUnion Underground

11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.             Outside Activities/ Open Gym

12:00 – 1:00 p.m.                    Lunch, Krasa Dining Room

1:00 – 3:00 p.m.                      Football Scrimmage, Sports Complex

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.                      First Bash, Dinner, Krasa Dining Room

7:30 – 11:00 p.m.                    First Bash

                                                         Live Karaoke, Inflatables, Giveaways, BINGO, Green Screen and More!

Student Life

Marco Masini
Vice President for Student Life
(630) 829-6124
mmasini@ben.edu

Krasa Student Center, Room 175
5700 College Rd.
Lisle, IL 60532
8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.