2021 Family Orientation Schedule

Welcome to the Beacon family!

We are excited to welcome your child to Bushnell University! Below is an overview of the family orientation schedule. More details related to orientation and your child’s check in group will be communicated over the summer by their Admissions Counselor.

Please note, while we do not anticipate changes, adjustments to the following schedule may occur due to shifting governmental and university policies concerning COVID-19.

Thursday, August 19

9:30  – 11:00 AM – Check-in for Residential Students (Hutchins Hall)

11:00 AM – Athletic Family Meeting

12:00 – 12:45 PM – Lunch

12:55 – 1:45 PM – Welcome Worship

2:00 PM – Family Big Group Session

2:45 PM – Family Small Group Sessions

5:00 PM – Farewell Devotions and Twining of the Ivy (Quad)

6:00 PM – Family Time: pray, shop, say farewell

Thursday, August 19

8:00 – 9:30 AM – Check-in for Residential Students (Hutchins Hall)

11:00 AM – Athletic Family Meeting

12:00 – 12:45 PM – Lunch

12:55 – 1:45 PM – Welcome Worship

2:00 PM – Family Big Group Session

2:45 PM – Family Small Group Sessions

5:00 PM – Farewell Devotions and Twining of the Ivy (Quad)

6:00 PM – Family Time: pray, shop, say farewell

Thursday, August 19

10:00 AM – Check-in for Commuters (Hutchins Hall)

11:00 AM – Athletic Family Meeting

12:00 – 12:45 PM – Lunch

12:55 – 1:45 PM – Welcome Worship

2:00 PM – Family Big Group Session

2:45 PM – Family Small Group Sessions

5:00 PM – Farewell Devotions and Twining of the Ivy (Quad)

6:00 PM – Family Time: pray, shop, say farewell