**Laker Welcome Schedule

Laker Welcome is a series of "welcome back to school" activities offered by registered student organizations and campus departments. All students are encouraged to participate as we say goodbye to summer and usher in a new academic year! For more information about the activities log on to www.gvsu.edu/events

If you are a student organization or campus department that would like to host a Laker Welcome event please click HERE. For questions please contact the Office of Student Life at slosm@gvsu.edu or 616-331-2345.

Please check back for the 2015 schedule.  For your reference, the 2014 schedule is listed below.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014
7:00PM-9:00PM | Swing Dance Club Open Dance - Cook Carillon Tower
8:00PM-12:00AM | Meijer Mania - charter bus runs continuous loop from Kirkhof Center & Mackinac stops
     * Bus Schedule & Meijer Mania Coupon

Wednesday, August 20, 2014
6:30PM-9:00PM | Transitions Programming
9:00PM | Laker For A Lifetime Kickoff - Parking Lot C (Fieldhouse Parking Lot)

Thursday, August 21, 2014
9:30AM-5:00PM | Transitions Programming
5:00PM-7:00PM | Laker Fan Fest - Lubbers Stadium
6:00PM-9:00PM | Sigma Pi Field Day - Lower Level Kirkhof Center (moved due to weather)
6:15PM | Pre-Law Freshmen Open House - Kirkhof Center (2263)
7:00PM-9:00PM | Rec Fest - Campus Recreation Center
9:00PM | Welcome Bonfire - Robinson Field

Friday, August 22, 2014
8:30AM-1:30PM | Transitions Programming
1:00PM | College of Education Open House - Kirkhof Center (2263)
1:00PM | Undecided (Pre-Major) Freshmen Open House - Kirkhof Center (2215/2216)
2:00PM | Pre-Business Freshmen Open House - Grand River Room (KC 2250)
4:00 PM | Kirkhof College of Nursing Open House - Cook DeWitt Center 
4:30PM-6:00PM | Students of Color Welcome Mixer - Mary Idema Pew Library
6:00PM | Muggle Quidditch - Mary Idema Pew Library Lawn 
7:00PM | National Pan-hellenic Council (NPHC) Yard Show - Clocktower
7:00PM-9:30PM | Leadership and Service Showcase- Kirkhof Lobby
8:00PM-10:00PM | Library Welcome - Mary Idema Pew Library
9:00PM-11:00PM | Taste of Culture - Kirkhof Center (2215/2216)
9:00PM-11:00PM | Meet the Greeks - Kirkhof Center (Pere Marquette Room, 2204)
9:00PM-12:00AM | Club GV - Kirkhof Center (Grand River Room, 2250)

Saturday, August 23, 2014
8:30AM-2:00PM | Service Saturday sponsored by Alternative Breaks
    * advance registration encouraged, walk-in accepted pending space
9:00AM | Undecided (Pre-Major) Freshmen Open House - Kirkhof Center (2215/2216)
9:30AM | College of Health Professions Undergraduate Programs Open House - Kirkhof Center (Pere Marquette, 2204)
10:00AM | Pre-Professional Students Open House - Kirkhof Center (2263)
11:00AM | College of Health Professions Graduate Programs Open House - Kirkhof Center (Pere Marquette, 2204)
11:30AM | Pre-Professional Students Open House - Kirkhof Center (2263)
1:00PM-4:00PM | Back To School Bash - Kirkhof Center Lawn
2:00PM | Spotlight Productions Welcome Back Concert - Kirkhof Center Lawn
Dusk | Spotlight Productions Outdoor Movie: Captain America: The Winter Soldier - Robinson Field (Fieldhouse Arena rain site)

Sunday, August 24, 2014
10:30AM | Campus Ministry Service- Grand River Room (KC 2250)

** Schedule is subject to change. Please check back often as updates are made.