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Fall Orientation 2020

Orientation

Your college experience is already off to a great start because you’ve chosen Montana Western to begin your educational career.  We’ve put together an orientation program to help make the transition as seamless as possible.


New Student Orientation Schedule

Friday, Aug. 21

8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Check-in at the orientation and residence hall tables in front of Davis Hall

New students move into residence halls by appointment. Students will receive an email from Residence Life instructing them how to select a two-hour time slot for moving into the residence halls. It is important for students to honor their selected time slot for a safe transition to campus. At the end of the selected time slot, parents/guests are requested to leave campus in order to protect the health of the community and to meet our social distancing guidelines.

Meals on your own: A list of restaurants will be available at check in.

7:00 p.m. (Students Only)
Meet orientation leaders (Tundra)
Ice Cream Social and Welcome Video

Saturday, Aug. 22 (Students Only)

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Breakfast for students only (Dining Hall)

10:00 a.m.
Choose between five orientation activities, signups available at orientation check in table.

12:00 p.m.
Lunch for students only (Mathews Lawn)

2:00 p.m.
Choose between five orientation activities, signups available at orientation check in table.

5:00 p.m.
Dinner for students only (Dining Hall)

8:00 p.m.
Movie Activity (Movie Theatre or Tundra)

Sunday, Aug. 23 (Students Only)

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Breakfast for students only (Dining Hall)

10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Students will rotate through three sessions:

  1. Office Business
  2. “The Bulldog Way Program” (Keltz Arena)
  3. Step-up Program (Beier Auditorium)

12:00 p.m.
Lunch for students only (Dining Hall)

3:30 p.m.
Trio Meeting by invitation (Beier Auditorium)

5:00 p.m.
Dinner for students only (Dining Hall)

7:00 p.m.
All Residents Meeting (Legacy Plaza)

8:00 p.m.
Individual Residence Hall Floor Meetings