Tag: Freshman Move In Day

Freshmen move-in volunteers needed

Thank you to those who have already volunteered to assist with freshmen move-in day from 8 a.m. to Noon, Thursday, Sept. 1. Traditionally, faculty and staff have assisted our newest students as they move to campus and take one of their first steps towards completing their education. Our Phoenix families have been very appreciative and relieved […]

A typical UW-Green Bay welcome

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Mild temperatures, sunshine and smiles were the order of the day when an army of volunteers — faculty, staff, administrators, students, alumni and friends — pitched in to get about 600 new freshmen into their new rooms in a matter of a few hours. Once again, thanks to the organization of Residence Life, it ran […]

Reminder: Freshman Move-in Day volunteers

Thank you to those who have already volunteered to assist with freshmen move-in day on Sunday, August 30th from 8:30 a.m. until noon. Traditionally, faculty and staff have assisted our newest students as they move to campus. In the past, our new Phoenix families have been very appreciative and relieved to arrive on campus to […]

Freshman Move-In Day volunteers needed

Thank you to those who have already volunteered to assist with freshman move-in day on Sunday, Aug. 30, from 8:30 a.m. to noon. More volunteers are welcome. ‘Traditionally, faculty and staff have assisted our newest students as they move to campus and take that first step toward pursing their education. In the past, our Phoenix […]

Phoenix Park a hit during welcome week

Student success is often tied to engagement. UW-Green Bay students took advantage of the beautiful weather, and the new volleyball courts situated in Phoenix Park to engage in a little friendly volleyball competition last weekend. They enjoyed the annual Res Life Olympics, Backyard Bash, Groovin Grounds and more, during “Welcome Week.”

Slideshow: Meet the move-in brigade

More than 600 new freshmen arriving at Residence Life to unpack their stuff and fill their new rooms were met by an army of volunteers — staff, faculty, the chancellor and other top administrators — as Move-In Day 2014 came off like clockwork. A good time was had by all. Click thumbnails to enter slideshow […]

Move-In Day isn’t over yet… join Campus Welcome at 3:30 pm


Faculty and staff are invited to join the FOCUS team in welcoming the Class of 2018 at the Kress Event Center at 3:30 p.m. today (Thursday, Aug. 28). The Campus Welcome is the official kick off to FOCUS Orientation which runs through Saturday night. During this hour-long event, our newest students will hear from campus […]

One more Convocation Week event: Move-in Day

Freshman Move-in Day is Thursday, Aug. 28, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and noon. John Gerow of Residence Life says the initial appeal for volunteers met with a strong response from faculty and staff, but more help is needed. “Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to help greet, welcome and assist our new […]

Reminder: Freshman Move-in Day volunteers

Already distributed to all faculty and staff members but repeated here for the record: Freshmen move-in day takes place Thursday, Aug. 28, beginning at 8:30 a.m. and lasting until about noon. It’s a UW-Green Bay tradition, and parents and incoming students are always very appreciative and impressed by the help provided by faculty, staff, and […]

Move-in day memories: Video, photos shine spotlight on big day

Another academic year is officially under way, and with it all the campus life that makes the UW-Green Bay experience what it is. For about three-quarters of the University’s new freshmen, residence hall living is part of the equation, with the class of 2017 having settled into its new digs Thursday (Aug. 29) during freshman […]