Overnight NSO

May 18 and 19  Overnight option for scholarship students and June 22 and 23

To register for the overnight option, please call 479-788-7400 or stop by the Advising Center located on the second floor of the Smith Pendergraft Campus Center.  


This overnight event will be provide with the same information available to all students at the other NSO’s but will be packed with more fun and time to connect with other new and current students.  We hope you will take advantage of this exciting opportunity!

Students choosing the overnight option will stay overnight in the residence hall, the Lion’s Den.  The overnight option will require students to stay on campus for the event. 

Here is the exciting agenda:



9:30 am-10:15 am

Check in at the Lions Den Residence Hall


10:15 am-10:30 am

Welcome from a UAFS Administrator and Student Government Representative


10:30 am-11:15 am

Pride Time-Meet with the Orientation Leaders


11:15 am – 12:15 pm

Cub Conference Sessions


12:15 pm- 1:15  pm

Lunch and Cub Connect


1:15 pm – 2:00 pm

Advising and Financial Aid Session


2:00 pm

Fall 2018 Registration


4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Small Group with the Orientation Leader


5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Free Time


6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Dinner and Title IX and Housing Information sessions


7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Involvement Fair


8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Meet and mingle with current students and new freshman! 



8:30 am – 9:15 am



9:15 am – 10:45 am

Campus Tours and Group photo


10:45 am – 11:45 am

Cub Conference Sessions


11:45 am – 12:00 pm

Send off


Parents are invited to attend the NSO with their student but there will not be lodging for parents on campus.  

The support of family and friends plays an important role in student success, and it is our privilege to invite Parents and Guests to Mane Event New Student Orientation.  While your student participates in the activities on our NSO Student Agenda, parents and guests have the opportunity to engage with Deans, Faculty, Current Students, and other Campus Representatives dedicated to student success.  There are many opportunities to have all your questions answered throughout the day!