Events

Thursday, July 6

New Student Orientation Check In

New Student Orientation Check In 7:15am

Check In: Last Names A-L at 7:15am, Last Names M-Z at 7:45am.

Wildcat Center - North Miami Campus  
Let's Get It Started (Wildcat Center Gym)

Let's Get It Started (Wildcat Center Gym) 9:15am

Meet your orientation team, administrators, staff and the campus president

Wildcat Ballrooms - North Miami Campus  
Family Session: Family Matters

Family Session: Family Matters 10:30am

Families meet with student affairs representatives to learn about how to best support your students during college. Representatives from Health Services,...

Wildcat Center - North Miami Campus, Johnson Ballroom  
Student Session: The 305 & Crunk Hype Session (Wildcat Center Gym)

Student Session: The 305 & Crunk Hype... 10:30am

Represent your team and meet others in this Get-To-Know-You event

Wildcat Center - North Miami Campus  
Student Session: Wildcats explain it all! Get down with your OLs for this FYI session! (Throughout campus)

Student Session: Wildcats explain it all! Get... 11:30am

Find out what it means to be a wildcat in these team team meetings and review your schedule with the Orientation Leaders. Blue team - ASC 305 & 308 Yellow...

North Miami,  
JWU Interest Session 1 (Select One)

JWU Interest Session 1 (Select One) 12:15pm

Full House (Library) Learn how to navigate through residence hall living, including: available services and amenities, conflict resolution, and important...

North Miami, ASC 104, Oak Dining Room, Library  
JWU Interest Session 2 (Select One)

JWU Interest Session 2 (Select One) 2:20pm

Full House 101 (Library) Learn how to Navigate through residence hall living, including: available services and amenities, conflict resolution, and...

University Center - North Miami Campus  
The JWU Show (Wildcat Center Ballrooms)

The JWU Show (Wildcat Center Ballrooms) 3:15pm

An insiders look at the first year experience and what to expect as you transition into college.

Wildcat Center - North Miami Campus  
Class of 2021: Don't be shady (Wildcat Center Ballrooms)

Class of 2021: Don't be shady (Wildcat Center... 3:50pm

Review campus conduct policies, sanctions and Safety & Security resources.

Wildcat Center - North Miami Campus  
Culinary & Pastry Uniform Fitting & Issue (Commuter Lounge) Students with the last names A-L

Culinary & Pastry Uniform Fitting &... 4:30pm

All culinary, baking & pastry students need to collect uniforms. Make sure you have space in your Luggage to take your uniform home! Note: You mush be...

Commuter Student Lounge - North Miami Campus  
Optional Campus Tours (Wildcat Center Lobby)

Optional Campus Tours (Wildcat Center Lobby) 4:45pm

Explore Residence halls, and find out where your campus resources are located.

North Miami, Wildcat Center  
Visit our Bookstore

Visit our Bookstore 4:45pm

Are you ready to become a Wildcat? Well a Wildcat isint complete with out his or her school spirit. Check out the bookstore for cool merchandise like Hats,...

Bookstore - North Miami Campus  
Dinner at the Mix

Dinner at the Mix 6pm

Enjoy a delicious meal from Johnson & Wales' own Mix Dining Hall!

The Mix Dining Hall - North Miami Campus  
Family Session: Night Out (Wildcat Center Lobby)

Family Session: Night Out (Wildcat Center Lobby) 7pm

Guests will enjoy an amazing south florida experience! Note: Sign up is required

Wildcat Center - North Miami Campus  
Student Session: Thriller Night (Biscayne Commons Pool)

Student Session: Thriller Night (Biscayne... 8pm

Come show your moves to Willie the Wildcat and make a splash at the pool party!

Biscayne Commons - North Miami Campus  
Student Session: Super Wildcat Kart (optional)

Student Session: Super Wildcat Kart (optional) 10:30pm

Got the late night munchies? Transportation available for those wanting to purchase pizza & snacks (Walgreens, Burger King & Evios Pizza) Meet in Biscayne...

Biscayne Commons - North Miami Campus  
In Biscayne Commons for the Night

In Biscayne Commons for the Night 11:59pm

*PLEASE NOTE this is a fully chaperoned program. Students are NOT permitted to leave campus

Biscayne Commons - North Miami Campus  

Thursday, July 6