Fall 2022

Wednesday, August 24

Time Event Location
8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Start Checklist Completion

See the Checklist Completion section of this program for checklist items. Take care of important business.

Various, see program
Various

Flight Check-In

Shuttle to the Embry-Riddle Flight Line from Haas Commons at your assigned time to take care of Flight business and tour the facilities. Your Small Group Leader will have your appointed time.

Flight Line
8 a.m-5 p.m. Get Your EagleCard EagleCard Office, Bldg. 13
8 a.m-5 p.m. Get Your Mail Key Mailroom, Bldg. 11
8 a.m-5 p.m. Finalize Payment on Student Account Balances Cashier’s Office, Bldg. 13
8 a.m-5 p.m. Transfer Evaluation Questions Registrar’s Office, Bldg. 12
9 a.m.-Noon, 1-4:30 p.m.

Disability Support Services

Disability Support Services will be available for questions.

Hazy Library and Learning Center, Bldg. 43, Room 109
1-4 p.m.

Advising and Registration

Optional for students in need of assistance with their class schedule.

College of Aviation - AC1, 110

College of Arts & Sciences - AC1, 113

College of Engineering - AC1, 123

College of Business, Security & Intelligence - AC1, 113

4-6 p.m.

Parent/Family Orientation

Let your students get settled and join us for Parent/Family Orientation. This session will include a reception, educational presentation and College Meeting.

Activity Center, Bldg. 80
5-8 p.m.

Shuttle Service to Local Shopping Centers

Shuttle service is free to transport students to Fry’s Food Store and Wal-Mart. Sponsored by Student Government Association (SGA).

Has Commons Bus Stop
8-10 p.m.

Student Social Activities — students only

Various, check your room invitation

Thursday, August 25 — Wear your name tag today

Time Event Location
9-10 a.m. Welcome and Kickoff — students and parents/family* Activity Center, Bldg. 80
10:15 a.m.-Noon Parent/Family Brunch and College Break-Out Groups — parents/family Various, start in the Activity Center
10:15 a.m.-3 p.m.

Meet With Your Orientation Leader/Lunch — students only*

Group types include first-time freshmen, transfer students and veteran students.

Your Small Group location, listed in your ERAU email
Various

Flight Check-In

Shuttle to the ERAU Flight Line from Haas Commons at your assigned time to take care of Flight business and tour the facilities. Your Small Group Leader will have your appointed time.

Flight Line
3-4:30 p.m. Featured Speaker: Hoan Do, Let's Talk Success* Activity Center, Bldg. 80
6:30-8 p.m.

UNIV 101/CAM Meeting and Dinner

Colleges of Engineering and College of Business, Security & Intelligence Students

Various, check your ERAU email for location
5-7 p.m.

Dinner With Your Orientation Group

College of Aviation and College of Arts & Sciences Students

Earhart's Dining, Bldg. 45
8-9:30 p.m.

Hooray! Building a Community Out of Classmates

Watch in amazement as the entire group is transformed from individual classmates into a caring community!

Activity Center, Bldg. 80
9:30 p.m. Late Night S'mores (weather permitting) Outside of Bldg. 80

*Mandatory for first-time freshmen. Bring your EagleCard ID to swipe your attendance at these events.

Friday, August 26 — Wear your name tag today

Time Event Location
9-10 a.m.

Convocation (business casual attire requested)*

Your academic journey starts here. Join faculty and staff to partake in this campus tradition.

Activity Center, Bldg. 80
Various

Flight Check-In

Shuttle to the ERAU Flight Line from Haas Commons at your assigned time to take care of Flight business and tour the facilities. Your Small Group Leader will have your appointed time.

Flight Line
10:30-11:45 a.m. College Meeting Group 1 (check major below)*  
College of Engineering - Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Activity Center, Bldg. 80
College of Arts & Sciences - All Programs Davis Learning Center Auditorium, Bldg. 20
11 a.m.-Noon  Lunch for College Meeting Group 2 Earhart's Dining, Bldg. 45
Noon-1 p.m. Lunch for College Meeting Group 1 Earhart's Dining, Bldg. 45
12:15-1:30 p.m. College Meeting Group 2 (check major below)*
College of Aviation - All Programs Activity Center, Bldg. 80
College of Business, Security & Intelligence - Global Security & Intelligence Studies Davis Learning Center Auditorium, Bldg. 20
College of Business, Security & Intelligence - Cyber Bldg. 17, Room 123
College of Business, Security & Intelligence - Business Bldg. 17, Room 147
College of Engineering - Electrical, Computer and Software Engineering AC1, Bldg. 74, Room 104
1:45-3 p.m. Orientation Small Group* Your Small Group location, listed in your ERAU email
3-4:45 p.m. Featured Event: Introduction to Campus Life* Activity Center, Bldg. 80
5-6 p.m.

Air Force and Army ROTC Information Meeting

For those who want to hear about Air Force and/or Army ROTC. Cadets who attended Zero Week do not need to attend.

Lower Hangar, Bldg. 16
6:30-8 p.m.

UNIV 101/CAM Meeting and Dinner

College of Aviation and College of Arts & Sciences Students

Various, check your ERAU email for location
5-7 p.m.

Dinner With Your Orientation Group

College of Engineering and College of Business, Security & Intelligence Students

Earhart's Dining, Bldg. 45
8 p.m.

BCA Movie: "Spider-Man: No Way Home"

Join the Board of Campus Activities (BCA) for a snuggly movie night. You are encouraged to bring a blanket/pillow.

Activity Center, Bldg. 80

*Mandatory for first-time freshmen. Bring your EagleCard ID to swipe your attendance at these events.

Saturday, August 27

Time Event Location
9 a.m.-Noon Small Group Meeting/Healthy Relationships* Davis Learning Center Auditorium, Bldg. 20/Various Classrooms
Noon-2 p.m.

Field Day/Lunch Rotation

Enjoy a favorite pastime of ERAU students: Field Day. Select from a variety of activities or sit in the shade and socialize. Hosted by Fraternity and Sorority Life.

Rec Fields/Earhart's Dining, Bldg. 45
1-3 p.m.

Chapel Fair and Counseling Open House

Looking for a faith community? Check out community opportunities and student organizations. Meeting the Counseling staff. Free BBQ.

Haas Chapel, Bldg. 46
2-5 p.m.

Find Your Classes Tour

Bring a copy of your class schedule and go on a tour with an Orientation Leader. Ask questions about the first day of classes.

Student Union, Bldg. 16
3-4:30 p.m.

Intercultural Plunge

Moving to a new place can be both exciting and challenging. If you are interested in learning about different cultures, thinking about studying abroad or just want to develop your intercultural communication skills, then come take the Plunge with us and meet students from around the U.S. and the world. Sponsored by the Center for International Programs and Studies.

Davis Learning Center Auditorium, Bldg. 20
5-7 p.m. Dinner With Your Orientation Group Earhart's Dining, Bldg. 45
5:30-7:30 p.m. Aviation Safety Orientation (required for all flight students) Davis Learning Center Auditorium, Bldg. 20
8 p.m.-Midnight

SGA Welcome Event: Line Dance Party

Enjoy a night of dancing and socializing.

Activity Center, Bldg. 80

*Mandatory for first-time freshmen. Bring your EagleCard ID to swipe your attendance at these events.

Sunday, August 28

Time Event Location
10-10:30 a.m. Meet With Your RA for Olympiad Planning See your RA
10:30 a.m.-Noon

Orientation Olympiad

Celebrate the finale of Orientation weekend with a fun and slightly competitive tradition.

Activity Center, Bldg. 80
Noon-1:30 p.m. Lunch With Your Olympiad Group Earhart's Dining, Bldg. 45
1-5 p.m.

Shuttle Service to Local Shopping Centers

Shuttle service is free to transport students to Fry's Food Store and Walmart. Sponsored by the Student Government Association.

Haas Commons Bus Stop
4-6 p.m.

Residence Hall Floor Meeting*

Meet your neighbors and residence hall staff, and start building your hall communities. Then go to dinner at the dining hall.

See your RA for meeting time and location
7-9 p.m.

Brain Freeze Ice Cream Social

A night of treats, fun and karaoke. Hosted by the Student Government Association.

Student Union Quad/Courtyard, Bldg.16

*Mandatory for first-time freshmen. Bring your EagleCard ID to swipe your attendance at these events.