First-Year Orientation Schedule

Congratulations on your decision to attend St. Louis College of Pharmacy! We look forward to welcoming you to campus.

To register for First-Year Orientation, please complete the registration form. Contact Andrea Guimaraes, director of student development and engagement, 314.446.8196 or andrea.guimaraes@stlcop.edu for any questions or concerns.

All new students are required to register for one New Student Orientation session by Friday, July 13

First-Year Orientation Schedule

Schedules are subject to change.

Day One - Students

Starting at 9 a.m.
Check-in, RAS Lobby

9:30 a.m.
Welcome Session, ARB 111

10-10:30 a.m.
Student IDs and Course Schedules, ARB 111
*Math placement exam if necessary

10:30 a.m.
Community Building, ARB 111

11 a.m.
Doing Business with the College, ARB 223
Business Office, Office of Admissions, Office of Financial Aid, Division of Information Technology, Office of Parking and Access Control, Office of Public Safety

12 p.m.
Summer Reading Program Overview, ARB 223

12:30 p.m.
Lunch, RAS Cafe

1 p.m.
Bookstore Visit, optional
Meet at the Library entrance in the ARB

1:30 p.m.
Curriculum Overview and Faculty Panel, ARB 222
Margaret Weck and Faculty

2:30 p.m.
Learn More with your Orientation Leader, ARB 222
Review curriculum, scheduling, email, Moodle and more

3 p.m.
Campus Involvement, ARB 111
Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Office of Student Affairs

4 p.m.
StrengthsQuest, ARB 222

4:30-5 p.m.
Bookstore Visit, optional
Meet at the Library entrance in the ARB

5 p.m.
President's Welcome Dinner and Trivia, ARB 111

7:30 p.m.
Evening Activity
Recreation Gymnasium and Games, RAS Third Floor

*Please note that many of the events and activities during Orientation are active. Please contact an orientation staff member if you need any assistance or accommodations so that we can help you have the best experience possible.

Students, join the STLCOP Class of 2025 on Facebook to get connected and support others in the STLCOP network!

Day Two - Students

Starting at 8 a.m.
Breakfast, RAS Cafe

9 a.m.
Community Building, ARB 222

9:30 a.m.
Supporting Student Success, ARB 111
Student Code and policies, Writing Center, Campus Counseling Center, Student Success Center, Disability Support Program

11:15 a.m.
Breakout Sessions (choose one)
Living in the Residence Hall, ARB 222
The Commuter Student Experience, ARB 223

12 p.m.
Lunch, Chick-Fil-A or RAS Cafe

1 p.m.
Q & A Panel, ARB 222

1:45 p.m.
Closing Session, ARB 111

2 p.m.
Check-out, RAS Lobby

2-3:30 p.m.
Soccer Social, optional
Interested in soccer? Played soccer before? Want to be a part of a lifelong team?

Stop by the Quad for refreshments and snacks, meet the players and coaches, and learn more about possible athletic scholarship opportunities.

*Please note that many of the events and activities during orientation are active. Please contact an orientation staff member if you need any assistance or accommodations so that we can help you have the best experience possible.

Students, join the STLCOP Class of 2025 on Facebook to get connected and support others in the STLCOP network!

Day One - Parent and Family

9 a.m.
Check-in, RAS Lobby

9:30 a.m.
Welcome Session, ARB 111

10 a.m.
Now that the "Kids" are Away at College, ARB 223
This session will provide opportunities for sharing the excitement and challenges of having a student in College with other families and for learning how to help support your student throughout their first year.

10:45 a.m.
Donuts with the Dean, ARB 222
Dean Kim Kilgore, Ph.D., and Academic Department Chairs

11:30 a.m.
Curriculum Overview and Faculty Panel, ARB 222
Margaret Weck and Faculty

12:30 p.m.
Lunch, RAS Cafe

1 p.m.
Bookstore Visit, optional
Meet at the Library entrance in the ARB

1:30 p.m.
Doing Business with the College, ARB 223
Business Office, Office of Admissions, Office of Financial Aid, Division of Information Technology, Office of Parking and Access Control, Office of Public Safety

3 p.m.
Campus Involvement, ARB 111
Department of Intercollegiate Athletics, Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Office of Student Affairs

4:30 p.m.-5 p.m.
Bookstore Visit, optional
Meet at the Library entrance in the ARB

5 p.m.
President's Welcome Dinner and Trivia, ARB 111

7 p.m.
Parent and Family Networking, Coffee and Dessert, ARB Third Floor

Parents, join the STLCOP Parent and Family on Facebook to get connected and support others in the STLCOP network.

Day Two - Parent and Family

8 a.m.
Breakfast, RAS Cafe

9:30 a.m.
Campus Tour
Meet at the South Residence Hall patio

10 a.m.
Supporting Student Success, ARB 111
Student Code and policies, Writing Center, Campus Counseling Center, Student Success Center, Disability Support Program

11:15 a.m. (choose one)
Living in the Residence Halls, ARB 222
The Commuter Student Experience, ARB 223

12 p.m.
Lunch, Chick-Fil-A or RAS Cafe

1 p.m.
Q & A, ARB 223

1:45 p.m.
Closing Session, ARB 111

2 p.m.
Check-out, RAS Lobby

2-3:30 p.m.
Soccer Social, optional
Interested in soccer? Played soccer before? Want to be a part of a lifelong team?

Stop by the Quad for refreshments and snacks, meet the players and coaches, and learn more about possible athletic scholarship opportunities.

Parents, join the STLCOP Parent and Family on Facebook to get connected and support others in the STLCOP network.