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Rising Phoenix Weekend

Just for First-Year Students - April 25-26

You can get information on hotels and car rentals here. You can also print driving directions.

Friday Schedule
11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.Check-in - Koury Athletic Concourse 
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Welcome and Overview of the Day - begins every 15 minutes
11:00 a.m. - 2 p.m.Campus Tours of Academic Facilities
Tours leave from Moseley Center Terrace and last approximately one hour.
       *Residence Hall tours will be Saturday.
11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Special Programs at Elon

The sessions are 45 minutes:

Internships and Work Experience
Global Study
Leadership at Elon
Student Undergraduate Research
John R. Kernodle Jr. Center for Service-Learning
Services for Students with Disabilities

Special Interest Tables:

First-Year Summer Experiences: Adventures in Leadership, Discovery, Pre-Serve, Live the Maroon Life, Roots, and Chapter One

Marching Band, Campus Recreation, Club Sports & Intramurals, Religious & Spiritual Life, ROTC – Army and Air Force, Dance Team & Cheerleading, Campus Technology

Other Activities:

Visit El Centro de Español
Visit the Hispanic/Latino(a) Resource Room
Visit the Truitt Center for Religious and Spiritual Life
Visit the Multicultural Center and African American Resource Room
Visit Elon Hillel
Visit the Gender and LGBTQIA Center
Visit Financial Planning

11:00 a.m. - 4 p.m.Phoenix ID Card Photos
Stop by and have your picture taken for your Elon ID.
 
12, 1, and 2 p.m.

Elon Experiences Panel
Internships
Leadership
Service and Civic Engagement
Global Study
Undergraduate Research

2:50 p.m.Exploring Academics at Elon
Students and parents may attend different sessions. Student volunteers with colored balloons will guide you from the front of Moseley Center to your session 10 minutes prior to start time.
4:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m.
“How to Survive or Not Survive in College”
Separate sessions for students and parents run concurrently.
5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Meet and Mingle

This is an opportunity to get to know members of the Class of 2018. Light refreshments provided.

Saturday Schedule: Students and Families

8:15 - 8:45 a.m.Continental Breakfast and Check-in for Saturday arrivals

9-9:45 a.m.

Snapshot of Campus Life - bELONg!
Student Life Staff and Student Leaders
Just for STUDENTS
10 - 10:45 a.m.

Residence Life & Housing
Elon is in the midst of a major initiative to create a residential campus with seamless connections among the academic, co-curricular, and residential experiences on campus.  Learn more about the programs in place to integrate faculty and intellectual activities with students' experience in Elon's seven residential neighborhoods.

11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Small Group Advising Sessions and An Inside Look at Elon
Incoming freshmen will meet with academic advisers and student assistants to review the course preference registration process. See your group advising location guide in your packet. Students will also meet with orientation leaders to learn about campus life from currently enrolled students as and will get to know other members of the Class of 2018.
 
12:30 - 2:15 p.m.Join your family for:
Lunch in a Campus Dining Hall
Guided Residence Hall Tours
 
12:30 - 2:30 p.m.Phoenix ID Card Photos
Stop by and have your picture taken for your Elon ID if you were unable to take it on Friday.


Special Interest Tables for incoming First-Year Summer Experiences (FSE)

FAMILIES:
10:15 - 11:00 a.m.Living and Learning at Elon
11:00 - 11:30 a.m.Refreshment Break
Center for the Arts Patio
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Campus Life and Advising
A session just for parents to learn how students will benefit from a relationship with academic advisers.
Noon - 2:30 p.m.Join your student for:
Lunch in a Campus Dining Hall
Guided Residence Hall Tours

Please note: After the $500 enrollment deposit has been processed, registration will be available via OnTrack.