NSO Agenda

Morning Sessions - (August 20, 22, 26, 28)

TIME EVENT LOCATION
8:30 - 9:00 am Check-in Fine & Performing Arts Building (FPA)
Leslie Phillips Theater
9:00 - 9:15 am Welcome to HCC
President William Messner
Fine & Performing Arts Building (FPA) 
Leslie Phillips Theater
9:15 - 10:15 am Presentation:
HCC Access Points to Success
Fine & Performing Arts Building (FPA) 
Leslie Phillips Theater
10:30 - 11:30 am Academic Program
Information Session
As Assigned by Majors
11:45 - 12:00 pm Final Survey
Fine & Performing Arts Building (FPA) 
Leslie Phillips Theater
12:00 - 1:00 pm
HCC On-site Express Services
Kittredge Building 4th Floor
After taking the survey, you will have the opportunity to finish getting ready for a great start at HCC. Take advantage of the HCC On-Site Express Services that will be available only to students attending orientation. You will be able to speak to staff from Financial Aid; receive your bus pass; register your car and get a parking sticker; learn about Career Services; or buy Cougar Cash for dining services.  Get your questions answered and the support necessary to succeed.
Family & Friends - A concurrent session has been planned for friends and family to attend. During this session you will not only receive general information about the college, but you will have the opportunity to learn ways to better support your student's success while at HCC. We will inform you about the assigned room during the check-in process.

 
Afternoon Sessions - (August 21, 25, 26)

TIME EVENT LOCATION
12:30 - 1:00 pm Check-in Fine & Performing Arts Building (FPA)
Leslie Phillips Theater
1:00 - 1:15 pm Welcome to HCC
President William Messner
Fine & Performing Arts Building (FPA) 
Leslie Phillips Theater
1:15 - 2:15 pm Presentation:
HCC Access Points to Success
Fine & Performing Arts Building (FPA) 
Leslie Phillips Theater
2:30 - 4:00 pm Academic Program
Information Session
As Assigned by Majors
4:15 - 4:30 pm Final Survey
Fine & Performing Arts Building (FPA) 
Leslie Phillips Theater
4:30 - 5:30 pm
HCC On-site Express Services
Kittredge Building 4th Floor
After taking the survey, you will have the opportunity to finish getting ready for a great start at HCC. Take advantage of the HCC On-Site Express Services that will be available only to students attending orientation. You will be able to speak to staff from Financial Aid; receive your bus pass; register your car and get a parking sticker; learn about Career Services; or buy Cougar Cash for dining services.  Get your questions answered and the support necessary to succeed.
Family & Friends - A concurrent session has been planned for friends and family to attend. During this session you will not only receive general information about the college, but you will have the opportunity to learn ways to better support your student's success while at HCC. We will inform you about the assigned room during the check-in process.

Evening Sessions - (August 28 & September 3 - Evening Students ONLY)

TIME EVENT LOCATION
4:45 - 5:00 pm Check-in Fine & Performing Arts Building (FPA)
Leslie Phillips Theater
5:00 - 5:15 pm Welcome to HCC Fine & Performing Arts Building (FPA) 
Leslie Phillips Theater
5:15 - 5:50 pm Presentation:
HCC Access Points to Success
Fine & Performing Arts Building (FPA) 
Leslie Phillips Theater
5:50 - 6:00 pm Final Survey
Fine & Performing Arts Building (FPA) 
Leslie Phillips Theater

 

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