OLÉ! Weekend Schedule

First-Year Orientation

OLÉ! Weekend is USD's on-campus orientation for first-year students entering USD in Fall 2019. This program allows you to move in, meet your fellow classmates, connect with your faculty advisor, and begin experiencing your Living Learning Community (LLC). This year, orientation will be held from Saturday, August 31 - Tuesday, September 3.

The Office of Parent and Family Relations and the Office of New Student Orientation partner to coordinate a Parent and Family Orientation that coincides with your student's OLÉ! Weekend. Visit the Parent and Family Orientation section of this website for more information. 

First-year students do not need to register for OLÉ! Weekend. 

See the online program copy here.

OLÉ! Weekend (First Year Student) 2019 Schedule

Saturday, August 31 (Move-In Day)

Schedule for Saturday of OLE! Weekend
8:00am-2:00pm Move-In (see memo for individual details) Various Locations
12:00pm-1:00pm First Generation Student and Family Luncheon (invite only) UC Forums ABC
1:00pm-3:30pm Commuter Student Check-In UC 119
2:00pm-3:30pm Black Student and Family Welcome (invite only) UC Forums ABC
4:00pm-5:00pm New Student and Family Welcome Jenny Craig Pavilion 
5:00pm-7:30pm First Floor Meetings and Community Meetings Various locations
7:30pm-10:30pm Neon Night Paseo de Colachis

 Sunday, September 1 

Schedule for Sunday of OLE! Weekend
7:30am-8:15am Breakfast on the Go (served in Residential Areas)

Valley Residents - Valley

Camino Founders/Maher Residents - Camino Founders Courtyard

8:30am-11:15am Be Well @ USD/Meetings with RA See program schedule
11:30am-1:00pm Mass of Welcome Jenny Craig Pavilion
1:00pm-2:30pm Lunch @ SLP Student Life Pavilion
2:30pm-5:00pm Meeting with Student Leaders Meet in front of Residence Halls
5:00pm-6:00pm Farewell Event Paseo de Colachis
6:15pm-7:30pm Dinner with your Scholastic Assistant Various Classrooms
7:30pm-10:00pm Taste of TPB Torero Way

Monday, September 2 (Diversity, Inclusion, Social Justice, and Changemaking Day)

Schedule for Monday of OLE! Weekend
8:00am-9:00am Breakfast on the Go  Eagen Plaza
9:00am-10:00am Changemaking Starts Here (My Story) Jenny Craig Pavilion
10:45am-12:15pm Belonging @ USD Various Locations
12:15pm-1:15pm Lunch @ SLP Student Life Pavilion
1:30pm-3:15pm Dive into Changemaking Various Locations
3:30pm-4:30pm Meeting with your SA Various Locations
4:30pm-6:30pm Free Time  
5:00pm-6:30pm LGBTQ+ and Allies Student Welcome SLP Courtyard and 4th Floor
6:00pm-7:00pm Tailgating Event Torero Stadium
7:00pm-9:00pm USD Men's Soccer vs Cal Baptist Torero Stadium

Tuesday, September 3 (Academics Day)

Schedule for Tuesday of OLE! Weekend
8:00am-9:00am Breakfast @ the SLP Student Life Pavilion
9:15am-10:15am Living Learning Community Kick-Off Various Locations
10:30am-12:30pm LLC Faculty Course Meetings (please note this is when you can change your schedule) Various Locations
12:30pm-2:30pm Academic Open Houses Various Locations
3:00pm-4:00pm New Student Convocation Jenny Craig Pavilion
4:15pm-6:30pm Campus Wide BBQ Paseo de Colachis
6:30pm-8:00pm LatinX Student Social SLP 3rd Floor Courtyard and 4th Floor