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New Student Guide - New Student Orientation - Tuesday



Registration on FastTrack must be completed by end of today or a $50 late fee will be added to your account. 

  • 11:30 pm to 1:30 pm   Lunch (Armington Dining Commons) 

[Upper level of Building 17 on your campus map] Technology Orientation MANDATORY (3 options to choose from)

  • 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Educational Technology Helpdesk COME & GO (Library Computer Lab) 

If you still have questions about connecting your computer to the campus network, accessing your college e-mail account or accessing your classes in Desire to Learn (D2L) we can help.  Also learn how to stay aware of campus events, activities and calendards through my.Greenville, Twitter, Facebook and other online resources.


  • 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm Important Meeting for all Biology and Pre-Med Majors (Snyder 103)


This meeting is to provide one final check of your course schedule with a science faculty advisory.  

  • 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm   COR 101/COR 301 (Faith and Learning) Faculty Office Hours

Your Faith and Learning faculty member/student assistant will be available in his/her office if you need assistance.

  • 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm Marching Band Rehearsal

  • 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm COME & GO Voice Placement Auditions

(Whitlock Music Center Room 213) [Building 35 on your campus map]

This needs to be done well in advance of the 1st day of classes (Wed) in order to be in either the correct course with its required textbook or in a studio. (See full details listed for Friday on page 2) (Time sensitive) 

  • 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Free Time

This time is designated for you to rest, visit with your new friends, or perhaps check out the Ultimate Frisbee game on Scott Field. This may also be a great time to take your campus map and walk around campus to learn where your classes are. 

  • 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm   Pre-Season Athletic Practice

Times to be determined by specific coaches

  • 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   Marching Band Rehearsal

  • 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm   3:00 pm to 4:30 pm ALANA Welcome Reception (Alumni House) “ALANA” African, Latino, Asian & Native American. 

Come and meet with the Director of Multicultural Student Development, Pedro Valentin and the Intercultural Affairs Board (IAB), Refreshments, music, games & more.

  •  3:00 pm to 6:00 pm   Choral Ensemble Auditions (Whitlock Music Center Room 203) 

[Building 35 on your campus map]

If you would like to join one of the Greenville College choral ensembles, you must complete a choral audition. Sign up for an audition time at Room 203 Whitlock Music Center. Contact: Dr. Jeff Wilson, Director of Choral Studies, Phone: 618-664-6561 
E-mail: .

  • 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm  Worship Arts Ensemble Auditions (Whitlock Recital Hall - Room 215)

MUEN 144/344 Touring Ensemble and MUEN 164/364 Worship Arts Ensemble will consist of the groups that play on a regular basis for the weekly Chapel services and will also travel to outside schools or churches. We are looking for the following members: singers (male and female in contemporary styles), acoustic, electric and bass guitar players, piano/keyboard, drummers, other instrumentalists such as alternate percussion and string players.

  • 4:00 pm to 9:30 pm   All Student Back to School Bash 

Dinner will be served from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm (Scott Field/Recreation Center)

Enjoy a dinner served BBQ style out on the mall (bring your student ID) while listening to music by our own student radio station, WGRN.  Interact with old and new friends as you join in the fun and activities planned byGreenville College Student Association and Campus Activities Board (CAB). A concert will start at 8 pm.