You won't want to miss out on Welcome Week. This is a time for you to make new friends, learn OBU traditions, and participate in some good fun. Make sure to use #obuww in social media posts and follow our accounts!
- Download the OBUmobile app [Android] [iOS], which has a full schedule for Welcome Week.
- Move-In Day map
- Welcome Week Reading -- "Why College Matters To God" by Rick Ostrander
- Letter to New Students
- Learn the alma mater and Ka-Rip and check out some other OBU traditions!
Follow Welcome Week activities on our Facebook page. We will post photos each day of Welcome Week. This is a great way for you to catch some of the spirit of our orientation week.
Move-In Day checklist
- Stop by the tent south of the Geiger Center (GC) to pick up your Welcome Week T-Shirt and nametag
- Buy your books (downstairs GC – make sure you have your fall class schedule with you)
- Get your ID (GC 209)
- Get your mail key (downstairs GC – have your OBU ID or driver’s license with you)
- Get your parking sticker (In your Residence Hall or Cashier’s Window at Thurmond Hall)
- Get hooked up to the OBU network (see Computer Services Staff in your residence hall lobby)
- Have questions?? See the information table in the downstairs GC