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Experience Stony Brook
Schedule of Events
January 2019

Required events have a ★

Info Desk will be open in the SAC Lobby Saturday and Sunday 9 am to 5 pm for any questions you need answered!

SATURDAY, January 26, 2019

9 am to 12 pm,  New Student Move-In, Quad Offices

10 am to 4 pm,  Shop Red West Campus Store Open, Melville Library, Lower Level

11 am to 1 pm,  Unpack and Settle In, Residence Halls

11am am to 3 pm,  Taking Care of Business, FSA Hours, East Side Dining (FSA Office)

11 am to 4 pm,  “Find Your Class” Building Tour, SAC Lobby (departing every 10 to 15 minutes)

12 pm to 3 pm,  Lunch on Your Own, SAC Food Court

1 pm to 3 pm, Commuter Expo, SAC Ballroom B

2 pm to 4 pm,  Family Farewell Reception, Wang Center Chapel

4:45 pm to 6 pm,  Campus Residences Quad Meetings, SAC  ★ Required for new residential students

5:45 pm to 6:45 pm,  Wolfie’s Welcome Dinner, SAC Ballrooms A and B  ★ Required for new residential students

7 pm, Stony Brook Men's Basketball vs. Vermont, Island Federal Credit Union Arena

8 pm to 10 pm ,  First Night Out: CPO Presents Escape Room, Hawrys Campus Recreation Center

8:00 pm to 12:00 am,  First Night Out: Open Recreation, Hawrys Campus Recreation Center


SUNDAY, January 27, 2019

8 am to 9 am,  Breakfast on Your Own, East Side and West Side Dine-In Locations

8:45 am,  Experience Stony Brook Check-In, Wang Center Lobbies  ★ Required for new first-year and transfer students

8:45 am to 9:30 am,  Non-Traditional Student Meet-Up, Wang Center J Club.  (By invitation only)

8:45 am to 9:45 am,  CHECK-IN WELCOME ACTIVITIES

  • “Find Your Class” Building Tours, Wang Theatre, Lobby (departing every 10 to 15 minutes). Last tour departs at 9:15 am.
  • Taking Care of Business: Administration Building (Campus ID Card, Parking and Bursar offices will be open to assist you with your questions. (9 to 9:45 am)
  • Taking Care of Business FSA Hours, East Side Dining, Meal plans and student health insurance. (9 to 9:45 am)

9:45 am to 12:20 pm,  Transfer Student Orientation Programs, Wang Center, ★ Required for new transfer students

9:45 am to 12:30 pm,  First-Year Student Orientation Programs, SAC Ballroom B ★ Required for new first-year students

10 am to 6 pm, Shop Red West Campus Store Open, Melville Library Lower Level

12:15 pm to 1:30 pm,  Seawolf Spirit Luncheon, Wang Center Lobbies

  • 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm,  Commuter Bus Tours, Departing from Wang Lobby (Ticket required)
  • 12:15 pm to 1:30 pm,  Campus Community Information Fair, Wang Lobbies
  • 12:15 pm to 1:00 pm,  Taking Care of Business, FSA Office Hours (East Side Dining) and Campus ID, Parking and Bursar offices open (Administration Building) e
  • 12:15 pm to 1:30 pm,  Veterans Student Lunch, Wang CenterJ Club.  (By invitation only)

1:30 pm to 4 pm,  Non-Traditional Student Program, Wang Center Lecture Hall 2  (By invitation only)

1:30 pm to 2:05 pm,  New Student Convocation, Staller Center Main Stage  ★ Required for all new students

2:05 pm to 4:45 pm,  This Community Belongs to All of Us, Staller Center Main Stage  ★ Required for all new students

5 pm to 8 pm,  Dinner on Your Own, East Side and West Side Dine-In Locations




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