Welcome Weekend Schedule


Saturday, August 29: Welcome to WPC
8:00 am Check-in opens
8:00 am Get settled in (update class registration, complete missing forms, move into resident halls, etc.)
1:00 pm College Welcome
10:00 am President’s Coffee with Parents
2:00 pm First-Year Learning Communities (FYLC) and Transfer Experience Groups (TEG) sessionsConcurrent:  Family Session
4:00 pm Multi-what? Engaging and Understanding Multicultural Student Programing
5:00 pm Aloha Dinner
6:00 pm Farewell celebration and dedication
7:00 pm Knighting Ceremony and group activities (by PlayFair)
9:00 pm Late night activities in Residence Halls

Sunday, August 30: Building Communities
8:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am FYLC and TEG sessions
10:00 am Worship: A Christ-Centered Community
11:30 am Lunch
12:30 pm FYLC and TEG City Search
5:00 pm Dinner for returning WPC students
6:00 pm Traditional Tree Planting
6:30 pm Living in a Diverse Community: diversity training for new students
8:00 pm Movie on the lawn: Godzilla

Monday, August 31: Common Day of Learning
8:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am Common Day of Learning (academic learning sessions) for new students
12:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm Student Affairs session
3:00 pm FYLC and TEG sessions
5:30 pm All Campus Mexican Dinner, Churros, and Salsa Dancing
9:00 pm Living Community meetings

Tuesday, September 1: First Day of Classes
10:00 am College Convocation


Welcome Weekend