Connect from day one
You've made the right choice. We're thrilled you're joining the Warner Pacific family, and we want to help you start the year off right. To help, we've lined up a week of chances to connect with other new students, tools and resources to help make your first weeks and months at Warner Pacific successful and exciting, and a few surprises along the way.
The schedule is below. If you have any questions, feel free to contact your admissions counselor or contact us through the form at the end of this page.
Spring Welcome Week 2019 - General Schedule
Saturday, January 12
Residence Life Check In – 8-10 a.m., Schlatter Chapel
Meet the Resident Advisers outside of Schlatter Chapel for a tour of your new home, an introduction to life at WPU, and free continental breakfast.
Men’s and Women’s Basketball Games vs Eastern Oregon – 5:30 p.m. (Women’s) and 7:30 p.m. (Men’s), C.C. Perry Gymnasium
Monday, January 14
New Student Check In for all Transfer, Commuter, and Residential Students – 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., Student Life Center
Stop in and pick up your welcome bag, meet WPU staff, and start your passport trek (you have 3 days to collect info on departments across campus and win great prizes).
Tuesday, January 15
Welcome Chapel – 10 to 11 a.m., McGuire Auditorium
Attend chapel with students, faculty, and staff in celebration of the new year. Scan in to get your first chapel credit.
Lunch and Q&A with the President - 12 -1 p.m., AF Gray - Christensen Conference Room
It wouldn’t be a welcome to WPU without some time with our President, Dr. Andrea Cook! Join us for a free lunch and conversation with our President, and learn how you can lean in and make a difference as a new Knight!
Basketball Tailgate - 5-6:30 p.m., Tabor Grind
Celebrate with free food and activities before our Basketball teams take on Multnomah University.
Wednesday, January 16
Involvement Fair – 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Dining Hall
Explore the many ways to get involved at Warner Pacific over lunch in the Dining Hall! Whether it’s athletics, multicultural organizations, clubs, student leadership, or academic research, there’s a way for you to plug in and find your community on campus.
Title IX and Bystander Intervention - Looking out for each other – 5:30-6:30 p.m., Egtvedt 203
Learn about important expectations on campus and how you can support your fellow Knights.
Friday, January 18
Passports and More – 8:30-10:30 a.m., Student Life Center
Come and debrief with your peers about your week and earn a chance to win a gift card with the submission of your completed passport and attendance at all Spring Welcome Week events.
Saturday, January 19
Wrestling Match – 6 p.m., C.C. Perry Gymnasium