**Laker Welcome Schedule

Laker Welcome is a series of "welcome back to school" activities offered by registered student organizations and campus departments. All students are encouraged to participate as we say goodbye to summer and usher in a new academic year! For more information about the activities log on to www.gvsu.edu/events

If you are a student organization or campus department that would like to host a Laker Welcome event please click HERE. For questions please contact the Office of Student Life at slosm@gvsu.edu or 616-331-2345.
 

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
7:00PM-9:00PM | Swing Dance Club Open Dance - Cook Carillon Tower
8:00PM-12:00AM | Meijer Mania - charter bus runs continuous loop from Kirkhof Center & Mackinac stops

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
6:30PM-9:00PM | Transitions Programming
9:00PM | Laker For A Lifetime Kickoff - Parking Lot C (FH Parking Lot)

Thursday, August 21, 2014
9:30AM-5:00PM | Transitions Programming
5:00PM-7:00PM | Laker Fan Fest - Lubbers Stadium
6:15PM | Pre-Law Freshmen - Kirkhof Center, Pere Marquette (KC 2204)
7:00PM-9:00PM | Rec Fest - Campus Recreation Center
9:00PM | Welcome Bonfire - Robinson Field

Friday, August 22, 2014
8:30AM-1:30PM | Transitions Programming
11:30AM | Convocation - Fieldhouse Arena
12:30PM | All Campus Cookout - Parking Lot C
1:00PM | College of Education Open House - KC 2263
               | Undecided (Pre-Major) Freshmen Workshop - KC 2215/2216
2:00PM | Pre-Business Freshmen Open House - Grand River Room (KC 2250)
4:00 PM | Pre-Nursing Freshmen - Cook DeWitt Center 
4:30PM-6:00PM | Students of Color Welcome Mixer - MIP
6:00PM | Muggle Quidditch - MIP Library Lawn 
              
 | NPHC Annual Yard Show - Zumberge Amphitheater
8:00PM-9:00PM | Library Welcome - Mary Idema Pew Library (MIP)
9:00PM-11:00PM | Meet the Greeks - Pere Marquette (KC 2204)
9:00PM-12:00AM | Club GV - Kirkhof Center, Grand River Room

Saturday, August 23, 2014
8:30AM-2:00PM | Service Saturday sponsored by Alternative Breaks
                          *advance registration encouraged, walk-in accepted pending space.
9:00AM | Undecided (Pre-Major) Freshmen - KC 2215/2216
9:30AM | College of Health Professions Undergraduate Programs Open House - Pere Marquette (KC 2204)
10:00AM | Pre-Professional Students - KC 2263
11:00AM | College of Health Professions Graduate Programs Open House - Pere Marquette (KC 2204)
11:30AM | Pre-Professional Students - KC 2263
1:00PM-4:00PM | Back To School Bash - Kirkhof Lawn
2:00PM | Spotlight Productions Welcome Back Concert - Kirkhof Lawn
Dusk | Spotlight Productions Outdoor Movie - Robinson Field
9:00PM-11:00PM | Taste of Culture - Kirkhof Center 

 

** Schedule is subject to change. Please check back often as updates are made.