At Knight Academy, Southern Virginia University’s new student orientation, you will meet new friends, connect to a variety of campus resources and get the tools you need to succeed. This August 24-27, start your journey to becoming a Knight!

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Thursday, August 24, 2017

Time Event Location
9:30 – 10:20 a.m. Residence Hall Check-in Stoddard Center
10:30 – 11:30 a.m. President’s Welcome Dinner* Stoddard Center
10:30 a.m. – 1:50 p.m. Football Scrimmage: Southern Virginia vs. Bridgewater

Friday, August 25, 2017

7:30 – 8:55 a.m. Academic Meeting (Student & Family session) Dining Hall
8:00 – 9:55 a.m. Parent Session
10:00 – 11:30 p.m. Orientation Group Sessions & Tours Stoddard Center
11:30 a.m. – 12:55 p.m. Lunch (say goodbye to families)
1:00 – 1:45 p.m. Orientation Activities
5:30 – 7:00 p.m. Dinner Dining Hall
6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Club Fair & Outdoor Movie Chandler Field

Saturday, August 26, 2017

7:30 – 9:00 a.m. Rise up for Honor Dining Hall
9:45 – 10:00 a.m. LDS Institute Welcome & Service Project Front of Main Hall
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Afternoon Excursions to local attractions** Downtown Buena Vista
12:00 – 1:30 p.m. Dinner & Welcome Dance Game Room

Sunday, August 27, 2017

9:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. LDS YSA Ward Meetings Institute Building
9:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m. LDS Family Ward Meetings Institute Building
7:00 – 8:00 p.m. New Student Welcome Fireside Institute Building
9:00 – 9:30 p.m. Hymns on the Hill Front of Main Hall

*President’s Welcome Dinner included in student meal plan. $10 for guests and students not on a meal plan. Pay at the door.
**Optional Event. Some fees associated.

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