Greenville College
Events Calendar

Events

August 25 - 31, 2016

Thursday, August 25

Open House Tours - Employee Development Week

Open House Tours - Employee Development Week 9:00am

10 locations open: A college car will shuttle the route from Joy House > Prairie Center > Whitlock Music Center. All locations are listed on the Employee...

 
"Strategy 52: Lessons in Leadership, Service and Solutions" - Employee Development Week

"Strategy 52: Lessons in Leadership,... 12:30pm

Development sessions: attendance encouraged for all!! Door prizes, professional development certificates, and valuable knowledge provided in exchange for...

Dietzman Center, 102  
"Living in a complex world" - Employee Development Week

"Living in a complex world" -... 1:30pm

Development sessions: attendance encouraged for all!! Door prizes, professional development certificates, and valuable knowledge provided in exchange for...

Dietzman Center, 102  

Friday, August 26

Prize Drawing & Social Hour - All Employee

Prize Drawing & Social Hour - All Employee 1:00pm

Join us on the 2nd floor of the library to draw for attendance prizes. Please remember to bring your tickets.

Ruby E. Dare Library, 2nd floor by Student Success  

Saturday, August 27

New Student Check-in Begins

New Student Check-in Begins

Residential students - Proceed to your residence hall! There will be Community Life Staff, Admissions Counselors, and a Baggage Brigade to help unload your...

Residence Halls  
Pre-Season Athletic Practices

Pre-Season Athletic Practices

Times to be determined by specific coaches. Last Updated August 5, 2016

 
Campus Resource and Opportunities Fair

Campus Resource and Opportunities Fair 9:00am

Please stop by to enter door prizes, pick up your parking pass, and find out about various opportunities and ways to be involved for the semester and year....

 
Choral Ensemble Auditions

Choral Ensemble Auditions 10:00am

If you would like to join one of the Greenville College choral ensembles, you must complete a choral audition. Sign up for an audition time at Room 203 in...

Whitlock Music Center, 203  
Come & Go Voice Placement Auditions

Come & Go Voice Placement Auditions 10:00am

This needs to be done well in advance of the first day of classes in order to be in either the correct course with its required textbook or in a studio. ...

Whitlock Music Center, 213  
New Student Check-in Continues

New Student Check-in Continues 11:00am

All students arriving after 11:00 am will need to check-in at Greenville Central regardless of housing status.

Armington Center: Greenville Central  
New Student Parent's Orientation and Q&A

New Student Parent's Orientation and Q&A 2:00pm

Dr. Ivan Filby, GC President, will open with a discussion of the role of integration of faith and learning in a faith-based institution, and elaborate on the...

Whitlock Music Center, Recital Hall  
New Student Convocation

New Student Convocation 4:15pm

This session will serve as the first formal gathering of new freshmen and transfer students. Last Updated August 5, 2016

Whitlock Music Center  
Ivy Planting - Faculty line-up

Ivy Planting - Faculty line-up 4:45pm

Line brick path north of College Ave and wear academic regalia

 
Ivy Planting Covenant Service

Ivy Planting Covenant Service 5:00pm

In this symbolic ceremony, President Ivan Filby will welcome new students into the Greenville College community, allowing parents to prayerfully entrust...

Scott Field  
Annual Alumni Soccer Extravaganza

Annual Alumni Soccer Extravaganza 6:00pm

Come support GC Athletics! Bring your student ID to get a delicious tailgate dinner! Half time show by our own GC Panther Corps marching band. (Shuttles will...

John Strahl Athletic Complex  
New Student Mugging

New Student Mugging 10:00pm

Come and join in on the fun as the Greenville College Student Association (GCSA) and the Community Life Staff offer free soda floats in a Greenville College...

Scott Field  
Fellowship at Burritt Fire Pit

Fellowship at Burritt Fire Pit 11:00pm

Find fellowship and friends at Burritt Fire Pit located on the north end of Burritt Hall. Last Updated August 5, 2016

Burritt Fire Pit  

Sunday, August 28

Morning Worship

Morning Worship 10:00am

This morning's worship service marks the first time the new class will gather together for worship. There will be lots of singing, sharing and a special time...

Whitlock Music Center, Wilson Recital Hall  
New Student CORE Group Meetings

New Student CORE Group Meetings 4:30pm

meet by CORE class assignment

 
New Student Departmental Dessert

New Student Departmental Dessert 6:30pm

This traditional event begins promptly at 6:30 pm on Scott field where you will gather and divide up by department to meet your professors and upper classmen...

Scott Field  
Worship Arts Ensemble Auditions

Worship Arts Ensemble Auditions 8:30pm

MUEN 144/344 Touring Ensemble and MUEN 164/364 Worship Arts Ensemble will consist of the groups that play on a regular basis for the weekly Chapel services...

Whitlock Music Center, 215  

Monday, August 29

Pre-Season Athletic Practices

Pre-Season Athletic Practices 6:00am

Times to be determined by specific coaches. Last Updated August 5, 2016

 
New Student Orientation Adventure with GCSA

New Student Orientation Adventure with GCSA 8:30am

This annual new student day of community and connecting will begin with breakfast at 7:15 am, followed by an orientation where you will learn about the plans...

 

Tuesday, August 30

Deadline- FastTrack Fall Registration

Deadline- FastTrack Fall Registration

Deadline for completing Fall Registration in FastTrack, Tuesday, August 30, 2016. A $50 late fee will be charged beginning Wednesday, August 31, 2016.

 
Make-Up Placement Testing

Make-Up Placement Testing 10:00am

This session is for students who did not take the Spanish Placement Exam online this summer or who wish to take an additionaltest in order to waive the...

Snyder Hall of Science, 103, 104 & 108  
Come & Go Educational Technology Helpdesk

Come & Go Educational Technology Helpdesk 1:00pm

If you still have questions about connecting your computer to the campus network, accessing your college e-mail account or accessing your classes in Desire...

Ruby E. Dare Library, Computer Lab  
Come & Go Meeting for All new Biology and Pre-Med Majors

Come & Go Meeting for All new Biology and... 1:00pm

All new Biology and Pre-Med majors must attend this meeting. Last Updated August 5, 2016

Snyder Hall of Science, 216  
Come & Go Meeting for New Engineering & Physics Majors

Come & Go Meeting for New Engineering &... 1:00pm

All new Engineering and Physics majors must attend this meeting.

Snyder Hall of Science, 120  
Make-Up Placement Testing Continues

Make-Up Placement Testing Continues 1:00pm

This session is for students who did not take the Spanish Placement Exam online this summer or who wish to take an additionaltest in order to waive the...

Snyder Hall of Science, 103, 104 & 108  
All-Student Back to School Bash

All-Student Back to School Bash 4:00pm

Enjoy a dinner served BBQ style out on Scott Field (bring your student ID). Interact with old and new friends as you join in the fun and activities planned...

Scott Field  
Vespers Kick-off

Vespers Kick-off 9:30pm

This student-led service marks the first time the whole student body will gather to worship for the school year. There will be lots of singing, sharing and a...

Whitlock Music Center, Wilson Recital Hall  

Wednesday, August 31

124th Convocation Ceremony

124th Convocation Ceremony 9:30am

Convocation chapel features Dr. Howard Snyder, addressing the community on the theme of “Jesus and the Earth”. CORE 401 students will use Dr. Snyder’s book,...

Whitlock Music Center  
Convocation

Convocation 9:30am

Convocation with Dr. Howard Snyder Last Updated August 24, 2016

Whitlock Music Center, Chapel  

August 25 - 31, 2016