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Orientation Calendar

This calendar lists the events that take place throughout the week. To make them easier to manage, filter events using the categories below. We recommend looking through the full calendar before filtering events to make sure you see all events.

You can also create a personal calendar using the “My Schedule” feature. Select events to appear on “My Schedule” by clicking an event’s title and then “Add Event.” Before you finalize your personalized schedule, please note that events will continue to be added to the calendar through Wednesday, September 9.

Saturday, September 5

Dormitory Check-In
8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Lunch for Class of 2019 and Families
11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Families Welcome
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
OA/CA Students Meet with Residential College Advisers
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
College Welcome for Families
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Families Say Goodbye!
4:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Student Check-in for Outdoor Action and Community Action
5:00 pm
Family Orientation to University Health Services
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
OA Catholic Mass
7:00 pm

Friday, September 11

Dormitory Check-In
8:00 am to 1:00 pm
Brunch for New Arrivals and Families
10:00 am to 1:30 pm
[Core Event] Freshman Sign-in for Members of the Class of 2019
12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
[Core Event] Residential College Check-in
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Organizational Meeting for Student Workers in the Department of Dining Services
2:15 pm to 3:00 pm
Meet the College Staff
3:00 pm to 3:30 pm
[Core Event] Advisee Group Meetings
3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
[Core Event] Class of 2019 Opening Meeting
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
[Core Event] Residential Colleges Dinner
6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
[Core Event] Reflections on Diversity
8:30 pm to 11:30 pm
Old NasSoul Arch Sing
10:00 pm to 10:30 pm

Saturday, September 12

Brunch in the Residential Colleges
10:30 am to 12:30 pm
[Core Event] SHARE: The Way You Move
12:45 pm to 2:45 pm
[Core Event] Public Safety & CPS Sessions
1:30 pm to 2:45 pm
[Core Event] SHARE: The Way You Move
3:15 pm to 5:15 pm
[Core Event] Public Safety & CPS Sessions
3:15 pm to 4:30 pm
Dinner in the Residential Colleges
5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
[Core Event] Class of 2019 Assembly
8:30 pm to 11:00 pm
Tiger's Roar
11:15 pm to 1:00 am

Sunday, September 13

Athletic Physicals
8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Community Walk
9:00 am to 12:00 pm
Brunch in the Residential Colleges
10:30 am to 1:00 pm
Whig Clio Political Activities Fair
11:00 am to 12:00 pm
Ecumenical Worship Service
11:00 am
Foreign Language Placement Tests: Hebrew, Latin, Russian ONLY
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Class of 2019 Scavenger Hunt
12:30 pm to 1:45 pm
[Core Event] Opening Exercises: A University Convocation
2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Pre-rade
4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Step Sing
5:30 pm
Religious Services for Rosh Hashanah
6:45 pm
Rosh Hashanah Brisket Dinner at Chabad
7:00 pm
Revival Culture Kick-Off
7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Fuzzy Dice Frosh Week Show #1
8:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Princeton Debate Panel - Open House
8:30 pm to 10:30 pm
Outdoor Movie
9:30 pm to 11:30 pm

Monday, September 14

Department of Athletics Student Athlete Orientation
8:30 am to 9:30 am
Make-Up Meeting: Maintaining Your F-1/J-1 Immigration Status | Applying for a SSN (for Intl Students)
9:00 am to 10:00 am
Lewis Center for the Arts Freshmen Open House
9:00 am to 10:30 am
Athletic Physicals
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Academic Expo
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Women in Science, Math, and Engineering
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Humanistic Studies Open House
12:45 pm to 1:30 pm
Prayer for the Year
1:30 pm to 2:15 pm
Learning Foreign Languages at Princeton
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
[Core Event] Residential College Class Meeting
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
[Core Event] Meeting for B.S.E. Students
4:30 pm to 7:00 pm
[Core Event] A.B. Students College Advising Period
4:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Tiger Night
7:30 pm to 10:30 pm
Advising Study Breaks
10:30 pm to 11:30 pm

Tuesday, September 15

Making the Most of the First Week of Classes
9:00 am to 11:00 am
Princeton University Ballet Audition
9:00 am to 11:30 am
Media Services/Humanities Resource Center/New Media Center/Broadcast Center/Julian Street Media Center Open House
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
[Core Event] Freshman Course Selection
10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Bodyhype Open House
11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Historical Campus Tours
11:15 am
Office of Religious Life BBQ and Open House
11:30 am to 1:30 pm
Princeton Debate Panel - Demo Debate
12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Historical Campus Tours
1:00 pm
University Library Open House
1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Glee Club Open House
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Manna Christian Fellowship Ice Cream Social
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Developing New Aspirations (DNA): Welcome Meeting
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Department of Music Open House
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Field Day at the Fields Center
3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Physics Placement Test
3:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Historical Campus Tours
3:30 pm
Crumpets in the Crypt
3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Chemistry Placement Test
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Reflections on Service
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
eXpressions Dance Company Fall Auditions
5:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Whig Clio Open House
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Taize-style Evening Prayer in the University Chapel
7:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Fuzzy Dice Frosh Week Show #2!
8:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Clash of the Colleges
8:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Bodyhype Dance Company Auditions!
9:00 pm to 11:30 pm
Glow Party
9:00 pm
Pride Alliance Ice-Cream Social
10:00 pm to 12:00 am
A Cappella Arch Sing
10:00 pm to 12:00 am
Umqombothi Open House
11:00 pm to 1:00 am

Wednesday, September 16

Intramural Sports Registration
12:00 am to 12:00 pm
Classes Begin
8:00 am
Welcome to Your Art Museum
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Introduction to Study Abroad
4:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Naacho Dance Company Samosa Open House
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
McCarter Theatre Tour
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
PFA Chipotle Open House
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
diSiac Dance Company Auditions
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Campus Rec Expo
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Bhangra Workshop
8:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Breakdancing Open House with Sympoh
9:30 pm to 11:00 pm
Root Beer Floats!
10:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Thursday, September 17

Welcome Reception for Women Leaders
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Nassau Street Sampler
5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
BAC: Dance Auditions
6:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Princeton Bhangra Tryouts
7:30 pm to 10:30 pm
Alternative Media Open House: WPRB News and Culture and the Nassau Weekly
8:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Shere Khan Arch Sing!
9:30 pm
A Cappella Arch Sing
10:00 pm to 12:00 am
Quipfire! Frosh Week Shows
10:00 pm

Friday, September 18

Songline Slam Poetry Arch Slam
12:00 am to 12:30 pm
Activities Fair
12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Career Services Open House
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Health Professions Advising Open House
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Jummah Prayer Service with the Muslim Life Program!
1:15 pm to 2:30 pm
Joint Theater Open House
3:30 pm to 5:00 pm
Princeton University Language Project - Welcome Class of 2019!
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Princeton Latinos y Amigos Meet and Greet
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Naacho Dance Company Auditions
6:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Undergraduate Student Government (USG) Open House
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Taiwanese-American Students' Association (TASA) Freshman Banquet
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Name Tag Shabbat at the Center for Jewish Life (CJL)
6:30 pm to 8:30 pm
PFA Freshmen Dinner
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Triangle Frosh Week Show: A '19 Shining Armor
7:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Friday Night Fellowship
7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
PFA: Encounter
8:00 pm to 9:30 pm
Math Club Board Game Night
9:00 pm to 12:00 am
Asian American Students Association Open House
10:00 pm to 11:30 pm

Saturday, September 19

PFA Girls Breakfast
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Naacho Dance Company Callbacks
11:00 am to 1:30 pm
Student Ambassadors of Princeton University Concerts - Picnic
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Auditions 101 with the Princeton University Players
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Princeton Pianists Ensemble Open House
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
PURE (Princeton University Rock Ensemble) Open House
2:00 pm
Belly Dance Workshop
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
American Sign Language Club Kick-Off
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Innovation Science Open House
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Auditions for the Princeton Triangle Club
3:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Mas Flow Workshop
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Black Student Union Block Party
4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
PFA Tailgate: South Carolina vs. Georgia
6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Manna Large Group
7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Ice Cream and Smoothie Social
7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Drumming with Tora Taiko
8:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Ellipses Arch Slam: MEET THE FAMILY
9:00 pm
Tigressions A Cappella Open House
9:30 pm to 11:30 pm
Koleinu Open House
10:00 pm to 12:00 am
Princeton University Players (PUP) Open House
10:00 pm to 11:45 pm
Princeton University Wildcats Open House
10:00 pm to 12:00 am
Tigertones Open House
10:30 pm to 12:00 am

Sunday, September 20

Kindred Spirit Open House
8:00 pm to 9:30 pm

Monday, September 21

Welcome Back BBQ
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Whig Clio Senate Debate: 2016 Presidential Candidates
4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Mas Flow Auditions
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
American Sign Language Table
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Queer and Trans Student of Color Mixer
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
The Daily Princetonian's Open House
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo Auditions
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Princeton University Wildcats Fall Auditions
7:00 pm to 11:00 pm
An Evening of British Comedy with the Cambridge Footlights, the Oxford Imps, & Quipfire!
7:30 pm
Triple 8 Dance Open House
7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Center for Jewish Life Student Groups Expo
9:00 pm to 10:30 pm

Tuesday, September 22

Belly Dance Workshop
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Friday, September 25

Being LGBTQA at Princeton
12:00 pm to 1:30 pm