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Friday, August 22

Orientation & Residence Hall Check-in & Information Tables
8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Goppert Theatre Lobby
Check-in for orientation and the residence halls, and learn more about Avila student services.

Residence Hall Move-In
8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Residence Halls
Our orientation volunteers will be on hand to greet and help students move into their new rooms.

Student ID, Books, Parking Permit, Financial Aid & Business
8 a.m.–4 p.m.
The Campus Safety Office (student ID, parking permit—license plate number required), Bookstore, Financial Aid Office and Business Office are open to assist you!

Campus Tours
10 a.m., 10:30 a.m.,11 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12 p.m., 12:30 p.m., 1 p.m.
Meet by the Fountain on the Quad

Welcome Lunch
11:30 a.m.–1 p.m.
Marian Center Dining Room

Family & Friends Welcome and Orientation
2–3:45 p.m.
Foyle Hall
Where it all begins! Avila administrators will talk about life at Avila University. They will help give you the full picture of student life. This is your opportunity to ask questions about the Avila experience and participate in a discussion on issues affecting family and friends.

Convocare
4–5:15 p.m.
Goppert Theatre
Avila welcomes you with a special, one-of-a-kind ceremony. Don’t miss this opportunity to see new students begin their Avila University experience in style!

Avila Family Dinner
5:15–7 p.m.
Marian Center Dining Room
Join the Avila community for a celebration of food, fun, family and friends!

Avila Parent Association Celebration
7-9 p.m.
Martin City Brewing Company
500 E 135th St, Kansas City, MO 64145
It has been a big day! We need a drink! Come and celebrate with other parents and families. Drinks and appetizers provided.