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Falcon Connections: A Virtual Experience

Program Outline


  • To offer continuous engagement with incoming students with the goal of building a sense of belonging. It is about making connections.
  • To provide key and time sensitive information that leads to student success.

Top Five Things You Must Do Before Arriving to Camps

  1. Falcons take care of business
  2. Falcons make connections
  3. Falcons get involved
  4. Falcons use their resources to be successful
  5. Falcons understand how to be successful in the classroom 

Program Outline

May 18th 

  • President’s welcome
  • Student welcome

Module 1 

Week of June 1st 

  • Falcons Take care of business 
    • An Introduction to your Orientation Leader
    • Business-related items
    • Google Hangout with your Orientation Leader

Check-in (Week of June 15th)


Module 2 

Week of June 29th

  • Falcons get connected, get involved, and use their resources
    • Introduction to co-curricular/extra curricular life
      • Review student support services
    • Google Hangout with Orientation Leaders

Check-in: Week of July 13th 

Module 3

Week of July 27th

  • Falcons understand how to be successful in the classroom
    • Academic Expectations
    • Exploratioin of academic programs
    • Introduce Academic Support Programs
    • Google Hangout with Orientation Leader

Check-in: Week of August 10th 

Week of August 24th

  • Final Reminders, Discussion, Preparation for Opening
    • Led by the OL mentor
    • Q&A 
    • Google Hangout with Orientation Leader