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Welcome Weekend Schedule 

Freshmen

*All parking will be located in Yeager Center Lot

9:00am – 4:00pm     First Stop(Events Center)
9:00am – 4:00pm     Housing Move-in (living areas)
11:00am – 2:00pm     Lunch – all campus dining locations
1:00pm – 4:00pm     Commuter First Stop (Events Center)
4:00pm – 9:00pm     Late Check-in (Events Center)
4:00pm – 5:45pm      Dinner; Visit Campus Store, Career Center, Offices
6:00pm – 7:30pm     President's Welcome
7:30pm – 7:45pm     Goodbye Time with Families
7:45pm – 9:15pm      "Meet the Inland Empire" event
9:30pm – 10:00pm    (Students) Residential Meeting
9:15pm – 9:45pm      (Students) Commuter Connection
9:30pm – 11:00pm     Late Night Options – Brisco’s, Chick-fil-A, Wanda’s

Transfers

*All parking will be located in Yeager Center Lot

9:00am – 4:00pm     First Stop(Events Center)
9:00am – 4:00pm     Housing Move-in (living areas)
11:00am – 2:00pm     Lunch – all campus dining locations
1:00pm – 4:00pm     Commuter First Stop (Events Center) 
4:00pm – 9:00pm     Late Check-in (Events Center) 
4:00pm – 5:45pm     Dinner; Visit Campus Store, Career Center, Offices
6:00pm – 7:30pm     President's Welcome
7:30pm – 7:45pm     Goodbye Time with Families
7:45pm – 9:15pm      "Meet the Inland Empire" event
9:30pm – 10:00pm    (Students) Residential Meeting
9:15pm – 9:45pm      (Students) Commuter Connection
9:30pm – 11:00pm     Late Night Options – Brisco’s, Chick-fil-A, Wanda’s

Freshmen

7:30am – 8:30am      Breakfast
8:30am – 10:30am    Session 1
10:30am – 11:00am    Break
11:00am – 12pm         Session 2

12:00pm-1:15pm         Lunch
1:15pm – 2:45pm       Session 3
2:45pm – 5:30pm     Social Time - Pool and Coffee House
5:30pm – 7:00pm     Dinner
7:00pm – 9:00pm     CLASH N’ ROLL *bring clashing clothing
9:00pm – 11:30pm     Late Night Brisco's

Transfers

7:30am – 8:30am      Breakfast
9:30am – 12:00pm    Transfer Trip
12:00pm-1:15pm         Lunch - Off Campus
1:15pm – 2:45pm       Team Time

2:45pm – 5:30pm     Social Time - Pool and Coffee House
5:30pm – 7:00pm     Dinner
7:00pm – 9:00pm     CLASH N’ ROLL *bring clashing clothing
9:00pm – 11:30pm     Late Night Brisco's

Freshmen

7:30am – 8:30am      Breakfast
8:30am – 10:30am    Session 1
10:30am – 11:00am    Break
11:00am – 12pm         Session 2

12:00pm-1:00pm        In'N'Out
1:00pm – 5:30pm      Session 3
2:45pm – 5:30pm     Social Time - Pool and Coffee House
5:30pm – 6:30pm     Dinner
7:30pm – 10:30pm    Lancers and Beyond

Transfers

11:30am – 1:00pm     In'N'Out
1:00pm – 2:20pm     Session 1
2:20pm – 2:45pm    Break
2:45pm – 4:45pm    Session 2
5:00pm – 6:30pm    Dinner
7:30pm – 10:30pm   Lancers and Beyond

Freshmen & Transfers

8:00am – 9:00am    Breakfast
9:00am – 12:00pm  Checklist (optional)

  • Buy books
  • Take care of any office visits: Student Accounts, Financial Aid, etc.
  • Know where classes are

11:00am – 2:30pm Lunch
2:00pm – 4:00pm Open Pool
5:30pm – 9:30pm Lancer Palooza

 

  • Frequently Asked Questions

    Who should attend Welcome Weekend?

     

    All new students are expected to attend the events of Welcome Weekend. We have planned everything to help students as they transition to being a student at CBU. This includes all incoming Freshman and Transfer students.

    Can I bring guests?

    Guests are welcome for the Friday, September 1 portion of Welcome Weekend.

    I am a commuter; do we get to stay on campus?

    We do not have a place for commuters to stay on campus. While they are on campus, the Commuter Lounge located in Cottage 1 is available to them.

    I have to work, what parts do I have to attend?

    We understand that work happens, so please plan to attend when you are not working.

    Do we have to attend all days?

    Yes, we have purposely planned these four days to get you connected to the community, our campus, and Christ. Do not miss it!

    I will be on a family vacation, what information will I miss?

    You will miss an incredible time with other students, hearing from faculty and staff, what is happening this next year, and how you can transition successfully.

    When do classes begin for the Fall Semester?

    Class begin Tuesday September 5.

    I am a Parent, what part of the Weekend am I allowed to come to?

    Parents are gladly welcomed on Friday September 1.

  • Travel Arrangements

    The following hotels offer special guest rates for families of CBU students:

    Hyatt Place Riverside
    3500 Market Street
    Riverside, CA 92501
    Rate: $105 + Tax + $8 Parking
         Includes: WiFi, breakfast buffet
    Reserve Room with Special Rate Here or use code 68416 when booking

    Riverside Marriott
    3400 Market Street
    Riverside, CA 92501
    Rate: $119 + Tax
         Includes: WiFi
    Reserve Room Here and use promotional code X89

    Here is a more extensive list of Hotels that may also offer CBU guest rates.

    University Address:
    8432 Magnolia Ave
    Riverside CA, 92504

  • Living on Campus?

    Visit Residence Life's What to Pack page for more detailed information on what to bring. 

Contact Information:

Have questions about Welcome Weekend?  Please contact us!
    Office of Leadership & Transitions
    Phone: 951.552.8100
    Email: nsp@calbaptist.edu