NMC Welcome Week

NMC Welcome Week 2021

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Fall 2021 — August 25–September 1

New and returning NMC students were welcomed back to campus with a series of FREE events! All events and venues are subject to change due to COVID-19. Please check back regularly for updates.

2021 events

Wednesday, August 25

  • Welcome Wednesday: What You Really Need to Know, 4–7 p.m., Osterlin Building
  • Bookstore open 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. (Order your books anytime at NMC Bookstore)

Thursday, August 26

  • Dorm Move In (North Hall), 9 a.m.–3 p.m.
  • Student Success Coach Game Night, 7–9 p.m., North Hall lawn (rain location, Phys Ed Building)
  • Bookstore open 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. (Order your books anytime at NMC Bookstore)

Friday, August 27

  • Dorm Move in (East Hall), 9 a.m.–3 p.m.
  • Ice Cream Social with Coaches, 1–3 p.m., West Hall Innovation Center courtyard (rain location, West Hall Innovation Center main floor)
  • Student Success Glow Kayaking on West Bay, 7–9 p.m., Clinch Park, 7 p.m. (meet at 6:45 p.m. outside the Dennos Museum to catch a shuttle bus)
  • Bookstore open 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. (Order your books anytime at NMC Bookstore)

Saturday, August 28

  • Last Call Dorm Move In (East Hall), 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • E-sports Gaming Event, 2–6 p.m., West Hall Innovation Center E Sports Lab (Lower Level, WH 35)
  • His House BBQ, 5–8 p.m., Bryant Park (rain location, West Hall Innovation Center, WH 106/107)
  • Speed Friending and Mocktails, 8:30–9:30 p.m., West Hall Innovation Center courtyard (rain location, West Hall) 
  • Outdoor Movie Night, 9–11 p.m., North Hall lawn (rain location, West Hall)

Sunday, August 29

  • Taste of Campus Plaza, 1–3 p.m., Campus Plaza
  • Jeopardy with PTK, 4–5 p.m., West Hall Innovation Center, WH 106/107
  • Ask Your Professor, 5–7 p.m., West Hall Innovation Center, WH 106/107
  • Volleyball with Ratio Christi, 7–8 p.m., Volleyball courts behind East Hall (rain location, Phys Ed Building)
  • Tacos and Trivia, 8–11 p.m., West Hall Innovation Center, WH 106/107

Monday, August 30

  • Maps and Directions (a friendly assist if you need help finding a location), 7:30–9:30 a.m., various NMC Main Campus locations
  • Meet, Greet, Organize and Eat, 5–7 p.m., Osterlin Building
  • Bookstore open 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. (Order your books anytime at NMC Bookstore)

Tuesday, August 31

  • Maps and Directions (a friendly assist if you need help finding a location), 7:30–9:30 a.m., various NMC Main Campus locations
  • COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic, 10 a.m.–4 p.m., West Hall Innovation Center
  • Pine Palooza, 11 a.m.–2 p.m., East Hall lawn, FREE lunch in the Hawk Owl Cafe
  • Bookstore open 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. (Order your books anytime at NMC Bookstore)

Wednesday, September 1

  • Welcome Wednesday: Adjusting Your Flight Plan Now That You're a Hawk Owl, 4–7 p.m., Osterlin Building
  • Bookstore open 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. (Order your books anytime at NMC Bookstore)
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A Big Thank You to the following for making Welcome Weekend 2020 possible:

  • Bay Area Transit Authority (BATA)
  • Businesses of Campus Plaza (Third Coast Chiropractic, Jimmy John's, Little Caesar's, Dickie's BBQ)
  • Businesses of East Bay Plaza (Biggby Coffee, Tropical Smoothie Cafe, Domino's, Arby's, Tom's Food Markets)
  • Brew Coffeehouse & Cafe
  • Bubba's
  • NMC Bookstore
  • NMC Enrollment Services
  • Escape Routes, LLC
  • NMC Faculty
  • NMC Food Pantry
  • GameStop
  • His House Christian Fellowship
  • Horizon Books
  • Lucky Jack's
  • Moomer's Homemade Ice Cream
  • Native American Student Organization
  • Peace, Love and Little Donuts of Traverse City
  • Pepsico
  • Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
  • NMC Public Relations
  • Ratio Christi
  • NMC Residence Life
  • Sodexo
  • State Theatre
  • NMC Student Financial Services
  • NMC Student Life
  • NMC Student Success Center