Welcome Week

WVU-Potomac State College

Sunday, August 12th

 

9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Student Services Day for First-Year Students --- Church-McKee Auditorium and

 

Residence Hall Check-in for First-Year Students

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Family Farewell Picnic on the Quad (No cost)

1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

U Survived Move-In

(Refreshments available in Davis Conference Center)

4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Residence Hall Student Meeting (Location TBA)

(Mandatory meeting for all freshman living in a residence hall)

6:00 p.m.

Country Roads Bar-B-Que --- J Edward Kelley Rec Center

Bon fire, food, music, free T-shirts while supplies last

Monday, August 13th

 

7:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Breakfast in the Potomac Commons                                  

9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Student Check-in for Catamount Games (Under Tent on Quad)

10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Catamount Games (Under Tent on Quad)

Students Grouped by WVUe Classes

Organized activities to connect with your classmates

 (Required for all first-time freshmen and transfer students)

11:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Welcome Picnic on the Quad

Free to all students, faculty, and staff.

(Students/staff with meal plans must present their PSC ID)

1:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Academic Majors Fair — Locations TBA

Learn about your major and get to know other students and faculty.

4:00 p.m.

Fall Kick-off — in Church McKee Auditorium

(Required for all first-time freshmen and transfer students)

Chance to win Dell Laptop

5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Dinner in the Potomac Commons                                                 Students/staff with active meal plans gain access with their PSC ID Card. Anyone who does not have a meal plan can pay the posted door price by cash, check, Dining Dollars, Mountie Bounty or credit card.     

8:30 p.m.

Movie and Popcorn on the Quad

Tuesday, August 14th

 

7:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Breakfast in the Potomac Commons                                   Students/staff with active meal plans gain access with their Catamount ID Card. Anyone who does not have a meal plan can pay the posted door price by cash, check, Dining Dollars, Mountie Bounty, or credit card.

8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Student Services Day for Returning Students --- Faculty/Staff Offices

 

Residence Hall Check-in for Returning Students 

12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Quadfest 

A “Taste of Keyser,” grilled hot dogs and hamburgers, Italian Ice, games, Information Booth, free T-shirts while supplies last.

 

Lunch also available in Commons

4:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Dinner in the Potomac Commons                                        Students/staff with active meal plans gain access with their Catamount ID Card. Anyone who does not have a meal plan can pay the posted door price by cash, check, Dining Dollars, Mountie Bounty, or credit card.    

4:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Scoops and Sketches --- Mary F Shipper Library

5 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Shopping Shuttle to Walmart

Shuttle service will run every half hour (approximate) from in front of University Place.

8:30 p.m.

Bingo and S’mores on the Quad

Wednesday, August 15th

FIRST DAY OF CLASSES

4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Shopping Shuttle to Walmart

Shuttle service will run every half hour (approximate) from in front of University Place

8:30 p.m.  

Billiards and Game Night in the Union with Free Snacks   

9:00 p.m.        

Residence Hall Floor Meetings

(Required for ALL Residence Hall Students)

Thursday, August 16th

 

4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Shopping Shuttle to Walmart

Shuttle service will run every half hour (approximate) from in front of University Place

8:30 p.m.

Activity TBA

 

 

Friday, August 17th

 

 

 Activity TBA

Saturday, August 18th

 

   

 

ADDITIONAL MAJOR ACTIVITIES

Tuesday, August 21

 

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Student Involvement Fair On the Quad                                    Campus services information tables will be set up for students to learn what is available to help be successful at PSC.

Wednesday, August 22

 

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Commuter Social in the Loft of Student Union                      

Meet and greet with commuter and non-traditional aged students, Keyser businesses, and PSC faculty and staff. Free pizza.

Thursday, August 23

 

9 p.m. - 11 p.m.

Ballistic Bowling at Rainbow Lanes

Student shuttle will run from front porch of UP starting at 8:45.

Tuesday, August 28

 

11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Community and Health Services Fair—Davis Conference Center Local businesses, banks, churches will be handing out free items, information, raffling door prizes, etc.

Friday, September 7

 

All Day

“Huge” Poster Sale in the Student Union Loft

 

Student Union Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. until 12:00 a.m.

Weekends: Open daily, hours vary and will be posted

 Student Recreation Center Hours of Operation

Monday through Friday: 8 a.m. until 11:00 p.m.

Saturday 12:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. 

Sunday 3:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.

(Students must present Student ID Card to use the facility.)

 Turf Field Hours of Operation

Lights are on, Sunday through Thursday until 11:00 p.m., except during the winter.

(Open to all students so long as there are no scheduled athletic team practices, games, or intramural activities.)