Student Program Agenda

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Golden Eagle Orientation

  • Golden Eagle Orientation is a required program for first-year students.
  • This is an overnight program.
  • The Program begins at 12:30 pm on day 1 and ends around 1 pm on day 2.
  • Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program to allow time to check in.
  • You need to attend the session in its entirety.

Looking for an On-campus Job?

Brockport Auxiliary Service Corporation will be holding open interviews for student positions in dining services. Interviews will be scheduled for the afternoon of Day 2 from 1:30-3:30pm and will be assigned on a first come, first serve basis. Interviews are 20 minutes long.

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Student Schedule

Please note: This schedule is not comprehensive—it is intended to give you an overview of our program and what to expect. This schedule is subject to change. You will be provided with a detailed schedule when you arrive on day one.

Day 1

Orientation Check-In & Lunch

9:30 am- Noon Check-In at McFarlane Hall 

Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the start of the program to allow time to check in.

11 am- 12:15pm Lunch at Brockway Dining Hall

Pre-Orientation Sessions

10:30 - 11:30 am Campus Tour (Optional)

10:30 - 11:30 am Information Session for First-Generation Students and Parents

10:30 - 11:30 am Extraordinary & Honors Scholarship Recipient Orientation (by invitation)

10:30 - 11:30am Information Session for Military Service Members (by invitation)

*Session 1 Only: 11:30 am - 12:15 pm Honors College Orientation (Required for Honors StudentsLunch provided for students and their guests)

Golden Eagle Orientation Sessions

12:30 pm Opening Ceremony & Welcome

Afternoon Sessions

  • Time with your upper-class Orientation Leader
  • Receive your Fall Schedule
  • Review Academic Expectations
  • Receive important information about Commuting to Brockport or Living On Campus
  • Informational Workshops
    • Come learn about Getting Involved, Athletics & Campus Recreations, Dining, Parking & Transportation, and so much more!
  • Optional Advisement
  • Advice from Faculty
  • Dinner with faculty and staff
  • College Life Live
  • Late Night Events

All Students—Intended Commuters or Residential—Stay Overnight in the Residence Hall


Day 2

Breakfast & Morning Sessions

  • Advice from current students and alumni
  • Financial Aid & Student Accounts
  • Information Fair
  • Tech 101—Your Brockport Accounts
  • Strategies for Academic Success

1 pm Check Out- Conclusion of Golden Eagle Orientation

1:30- 3:30 pm Dining Services Open Job Interviews (Optional)

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Last Updated 5/7/18

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