NSO Schedule

Mark your calendars for New Student Orientation 2017! 

Friday, Aug. 25-Sunday, Aug. 27 

OL 2017 see you soon

Friday, August 25

  • New Resident Student Move-In - 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. (arrive at your assigned time) - Various Residence Halls

  • Lunch On Your Own - 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Gallagher Center or Clet Dining Commons

  • Freshmen Commuter Check-In & Lunch - 11 a.m. - Gallagher Center, multipurpose room

  • Transfer & Veteran Student Welcome & Lunch - 12 p.m. - St. Vincent's Hall, room 405/406

  • New Student "NU" Photo - 1:15 p.m. - O'Shea Hall quad

  • Assemble for New Student Convocation - 2 p.m. - Various Locations

  • 15th Annual New Student Convocation - 2:30 p.m. - Gallagher Center, upper-level

  • Family Goodbyes - 3:30 p.m.

  • 7th annual Walk to Whirlpool State Park & BBQ - 4:15 p.m. - Meet in St Vincent's Hall - Front Lawn

  • Resident & Commuter Meetings - 7 p.m. - Various Locations

  • Mohammed Bilal - 8 p.m. - Gallagher Center, upper-level

  • Late Nite Niagara - 9:30-11:30 p.m. - Kiernan Recreation Center

Saturday, August 26

  • Breakfast - 9-10:15 a.m. - Dining Commons

  • College Meetings - 10:30-11 a.m. - Various Locations

  • Student Information Sessions - 11:15 a.m.-1:45 p.m. - Various Locations

  • Lunch - 12:45-1:45 p.m. - Dining Commons

  • Student Excursions - 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. - Various Locations in Niagara Falls, Lewiston, & Youngstown

  • Dinner - 5:30-7 p.m. - Dining Commons

  • Open Ice Skating & Ice Cream - 7:30-9:30 p.m. - Dwyer Arena

  • Late Nite Niagara - 9:30-11:30 p.m. - O'Shea Quad (Rain Location - Kiernan Center)

Sunday, August 27

  • Brunch - 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. - Dining Commons

  • Community Service Opportunities - 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. - Various Locations

  • NU Sports Day Meetings - 2:30 p.m. - Various Locations

  • NU Sports Day Competition - 3-5:30 p.m. - Field behind Kiernan Center

  • Dinner - 5:30-7 p.m. - Dining Commons

  • Mass on the Grass - 7 p.m. - St. Vincent's Hall, front lawn

  • Student Club & Organization Fair - 8:15-9:30 p.m. - Field behind Kiernan Center

  • Opening Celebration & Bonfire - 8:15 p.m. - Field behind Kiernan Center

  • Professional Fireworks Display - 10:30 p.m. - Niagara Field