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Aug. 17-19, 2018

New Student Orientation

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Friday, Aug 17, 2018

Time Event
8am-5pm Residence Hall and Student Apartment Check-In
8am-5pm General Information Table in the Fidel Student Center Atrium. All Students Services Departments are open, Cashier's Office is open from 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
9-11 am Orientation Registration/Check-in (Fidel Atrium)
Continental Breakfast
10 am Official welcome with NMT President Dr. Stephen Wells (Behind NMT Rose Garden)
10am-Noon NMT Club Fair and Information Booths (Fidel Student Center Atrium)
10am-5pm. Students Only: Take Care of Business (TCOB)
NMT Post Office - Get your post office box set up
Registrar's Office - Take your NMT Student Id photo
RAVE System sign up (Fidel Center Computer Pod)
Bookstore - Students may purchase their books.
11:30am-1pm Welcome Lunch at Chartwell's Dining Hall (Students participating in orientation)
Lunch Schedule:
Red Dot - 11:30 a.m.
Blue Dot - 11:45 a.m.
1-2 pm Students - Meet your new classmates at the Student Social and Focus Group, Fidel Student Center, third floor, Ballroom C
1-2:30pm NMT Parents Matter and Focus Group, Workman Center, Room 101
2-5pm Advising and Registration- Fidel Ballrooms A & B- Fidel Center 3rd Floor
Snow cone social - Fidel Student Center steps from 2:30-4 p.m.
Dunk tank at the Athletic Field from 3:15-5 p.m. 
2-4:30pm (MANDATORY, Students only) Title IX Training with Dr. Peter Phaiah in the Fidel Student Center, third floor, Ballroom C 
2-3:15 p.m. - First Session
3:15-4:30 p.m. - Second Session
4-6pm Student and Parents Pizza Party and Dunk Tank at the La Raj Patio, south of the NMT Gym

Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018

Time Event
8am-5pm Residence Hall and Student Apartment Check-In
10 a.m. - Noon Offices Open:
Admission
Cashier
Office for Student Learning
Financial Aid
Student Services
Registrar
Bookstore (8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
Counseling and Disability Services
4 - 5 p.m. Say Goodbye to your Parents
3 - 5 p.m. Field Games on the NMT Athletic Field
5 - 8 p.m. Pool Party and BBQ at the NMT Swim Center (Students Only)

Sunday, Aug 19, 2018

Time Event
8am-5pm Residence Hall and Student Apartment Check-In
8am-1pm Hike in the Magdalena Ridge - Melissa Begay
4-5:30pm Convocation at Macey Center
A formal welcome to the start of the new academic school year. Everyone is highly encouraged to attend.
5:30-7:30pm Block Party with Food on Campus Drive, by the NMT Tennis Courts. Sponsored by the Office of Admission, SAB, and Student Affairs. Field games including Bubble Soccer on the athletic field
7-9pm Mandatory Hall Meeting for ALL On-Campus Residents:
7 p.m. - South Hall residents meet at Workman 101
7 p.m. - Desert Willow and Mountain Springs residents meet at Torres Multi-Purpose Center.
8 p.m. - West, Presidents, and Driscoll Hall residents meet at Workman 101
8 p.m. - Altamirano residents meet at Torres Multi-Purpose Center
9 p.m. - Torres and Baca Hall residents meet at Torres Multi-Purpose Center