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IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING UNI NOW! 2020:


With fall 2020 classes beginning on August 17, UNI Now! programming will occur a week earlier than originally planned. We are working to create engaging sessions that offer opportunities to connect with others and become familiar with campus, while keeping the health and safety of our students at the top of mind. A tentative schedule is provided below. Please be aware that this schedule could change in the coming weeks, but we will update it accordingly. Thank you for your patience as we solidify plans!

 


 

Wednesday, August 12


Time TBD -- New Student Move-In (see the Department of Residence website for details on signing up for a designated move-in time)

6:00pm-8:00pm -- Residence Hall House Icebreakers & Virtual Icebreakers for Off-Campus Students
 

Thursday, August 13


Time TBD -- New Student Move-In (see the Department of Residence website for details on signing up for a designated move-in time)

6:00pm-8:00pm -- Residence Hall House Icebreakers & Virtual Icebreakers for Off-Campus Students
 

Friday, August 14


Time TBD -- New Student Move-In (see the Department of Residence website for details on signing up for a designated move-in time)

6:00pm-8:00pm -- Residence Hall House Icebreakers & Virtual Icebreakers for Off-Campus Students

9:00pm-10:00pm -- Zoom BINGO
 

Saturday, August 15


12:00pm-4:00pm -- Extended Hours for Campus Offices (Virtual)

5:00pm-8:00pm -- Campus Scavenger Hunt / Find Your Classes (Rotations)

5:30pm-7:30pm -- Movie Showing in Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (Rotation 1)

8:30pm-10:30pm -- Movie Showing in Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (Rotation 2)
 

Sunday, August 16


12:00pm-4:00pm -- Extended Hours for Campus Offices (Virtual)

5:00pm-8:00pm -- Campus Scavenger Hunt / Find Your Classes (Rotations)

5:30pm-7:30pm -- Movie Showing in Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (Rotation 3)

8:30pm-10:30pm -- Movie Showing in Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (Rotation 4)

 



*There will be more informative and social sessions offered virtually throughout the weekend, which will be added to the schedule in the coming weeks. There will also be transfer-specific programming, but new transfer students are invited to attend ALL of the UNI Now! events listed above. Please note that you will be required to wear a mask and participate in social distancing at any event that occurs in-person. 
 

WHAT IS UNI NOW!?


UNI Now! is a welcome week program that helps new students make meaningful connections with other new students, current students, staff and faculty, take care of important business, become acquainted with campus and Cedar Falls, discover University of Northern Iowa traditions, attend fun social events, and find out what it means to be a UNI Panther!
 

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QUESTIONS?


See Frequently Asked Questions or contact us at uni-now@uni.edu.